In “You Deserve It,” two women from a remote alpine village religiously complete stations of repetitive, durational activity. Half of the stations earn them nickels, and the other half allow them to spend the nickels for a prize. After completing all stations, the women float into a liminal state to reset the stations and begin again.

Interview with Julie Niemi, Sixty Inches from Center

You Should Come:  One Night Only РRoxaboxen Exhibitions, 7/28/11

Photos by Julie Niemi

 

Resuscitate РDefibrillator Gallery, 1/21/12

Photos by Tim Schmidt