Photo Credit: Janis Rafailidou
Private Commission: One-Day Event Installation (19th May 2007), for the Launch of Situation Leeds Festival (2007) 'Contemporary Artists & the Public Realm 07', Leeds Met Gallery, Leeds, UK (www.situationleeds.org.uk). Commissioned by: Leeds Visual Arts Forum.
In using the vibrant colour palette of the Leeds Art Festival: Situation Leeds07, Janis represented the pink and orange colours by the literal use of strawberries and oranges in the event. Installing a fruit stall inside the gallery, she displayed during the launch of Situation Leeds piles of oranges and strawberries and fresh smoothies that was served to the visitors by the greengrocers of her stall. Greengrocers performed by: RaffaElla Avolio, Andrea Fitzpatrick & Janis Rafailidou.
300cm x 200cm/ One-Day Performance
Installation (fruit stall, fruits, refreshments)