Amazilia, is the scientific name of a hummingbird that felt from its nest and I nursed for two weeks. Before being released, I installed a fountain in the window of my room with a nectar that was changed every day: 3 parts of water to 1 part sugar. Noticing that it was getting back to me, I posted a video camera connected to a TV where I could observe, sizing scale, the hummingbird illuminated by the morning light, sunset, the rain...
Artist: Maria Cristina Carbonell
Production year: 1997
Catalogued as: NARRATIVE/FICTION, PERFORMANCE, DOCUMENTATION, AESTHETIC/BEAUTY