In this film, Gormley discusses his installation Breathing Room which focuses on the fact that human beings are the only animals that live within constructed environments entirely reliant on the principles of geometry. Alternating between 10 minutes of darkness and 40 seconds of blinding light, the installation highlights the limitations of visual perception within an immersive space.
112 Rua Alvares Penteado
The exhibition then toured to CCBB as follows:
Rio de Janeiro: 8 August - 30 September 2012
Brasília: 12 October 2012 – 6 January 2013
To watch with Portuguese subtitles please press the square subtitle button at the bottom right of the media player.