erica scourti

Lost to the Phosphorus (2017-2018)

In Lost to the Phosphorus the artist recites a text in Greek and English, while wandering around the space with a torch in near-total darkness, drawing ‘evil eyes’ (το μάτι) on audience members’ hands.

Full video (filmed at Hot Wheels Projects, Athens January 2018)

PDF of Lost to the Phosphorus (2019) by Erica Scourti in Spells, Ignota Press.

Performed at:
Somerset House, London October 2017
Speak Through You, Hot Wheels, Athens, 2018
Nida Art Colony, Lithuania, 2018
Tramway Glasgow, part of Artists’ Moving Image Festival (AMIF) 2018

PRESS: Ben Eastham, Getting Lost, in Mousse Magazine