Sounding Board (December 2011)


Gordon Hall lies on top of speakers playing a track list she has selected. Jillian Soto interprets and reacts to the music on Gordon’s body, so that Gordon feels the music coming through her body from the speakers and simultaneously feels Soto’s reactions to the music and to her body. Watch an excerpt of the original work by Vito Acconci here.

Gordon Hall is an artist and writer based in New York and director of the Center for Experimental Lectures.

Jillian Soto is an artist and writer. Soto’s videos, performances, and sculptures have been presented extensively throughout the United States as well as published work appearing in multiple magazines. In 2006 Soto received a BA in Studio Art from San Francisco State University and an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2011. Soto lives and works in New York.