Whoever You Are / 2:54 minutes
Artist name: Yael Bedarshi
“Whoever You Are” is a performance based on the song “Sucka Nigga” by “A Tribe Called Quest”. Fake-music video featuring a (jewish) woman masquerading as a black boy in Berlin, 1995
Yael Bedarshi was born in Tel Aviv. She studied fine arts at the HdK Berlin under Rebecca Horn focusing on experimental filmmaking. She’s exhibited video at group exhibitions such as Burnt Whole, at the WPA Washington DC, and ICA Boston. After a year-long scholarship at the film and video department at CalArts in LA, she returned to Israel in 1995. Bedarshi works as a writer, director and editor in Tel Aviv.
All art is quite useless.