Please Do Not Touch

Red neon text kindly asks the viewer to not touch the artwork. The request, accentuated by the red glow of the neon, refers to the common code of behaviour in a museum or gallery, where interaction between visitor and artwork is predetermined and limited.

Year: 2009
Materials: neon tubes, transformers
Dimensions: 68 x 57,3 x 3 cm

Please, Please Please ..., Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, CA, 2009
Jeppe Hein, PICA - Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, AU, 2010