To Be Understood II: The Sybarite (2020) / 4:29 / video
Cecilia Vidal (b. 1994) received her BFA in Interdisciplinary Sculpture from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Through performance, film & video, and sculptural forms, her work explores themes of devotion and the timeless pursuit of utopian ideals. She is based in San Juan, Puerto Rico and New York City.ceciliavidal.com
Is it selfish, the desire to be understood? To want to be consumed, incorporated and so enveloped that you are present within another being, and so present, you are unnoticed. You are haunting them from within. Is to desire that selfish? Is to be understood a luxury? Do you desire that? Are you a sybarite?