Performing Gluttony

  • This research performance piece began by taking down twelve highly privileged individuals' strongest food desires on individual potatoes. I preceded to eat all twelve of those potatoes whole in one sitting, the ultimate act of gluttony to the point of physical pain and illness. following this, I spent twelve days living on under $4, the average amount a person who relies on foodstamps would have to budget for food, leaving $0.50 daily for other necessities. The final presentation were photos of eating the potatoes as well as a reading of┬ájournal entries taken during the twelve days of $4.