Helio x Kato

Galerie 207, Prague CZ 2016  

instalation: 3 monitors, 2 projections, metal strings

projection depicts first four minutes of the video of the famous fight between two biggest personas in Jiu jitsu and Judo world. Hélio Gracie from Brasil, vs. Yukio Kato from Japan  in November 1950.  
Usually the fight would start immediately, here they are holding each other not able to start, because who starts becomes automatically victim of the other one 

second projection depicts the process of practicing aikido principals in order to not wake up the sleeping boyfriend.