baptism suite explores the role of history, religion, and family and how those forces have often opposed kurtis’s identity as a queer artist. The core of the project consists of several video works, ideally simultaneously projected in a dark room with surround sound in order to create an immersive and multimedia experience.
speak of the dead (2014/2015)
high definition video, stereo sound, 2 min 47 sec
baptism i, 1941 / baptism ii, 1941 (2017)
2 channel high definition video, 5.1 surround sound, 2 min 56 sec
high definition video, stereo sound, 1 min 17 sec
swimming hole (2015/2017)
digital print of original text
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