The Pure Reason We Dine Tonight

Installation, performance, single-channel video. 2015. Dimensions variable.

Diego Rivera Gallery/SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco.

Wang Huimeng invited her friends, artists Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Soraya Sharghi, Kunlin He, and Shisi Huang, to dine on a suspended, floating table. To maintain the balance of the table as well as to eat, they cooperated and struggled throughout the course of the performance.