Disorders

Actions: weaving of bandages through empty bed frame; pinning rosebuds onto bed sheet; kissing of pattern on to sheet; writing of nursery rhymes, using bleach-filled syringe, onto bed cover; carrying and placing of stones on bed.

Duration: Duration of actions various (average - 2 hours) over 24 hour period.

St Thomas’ Hospital London, 15/16th August 1996

Part of twenty four hour event St Thomas Hospital, London, to mark the opening of a sleep disorders clinic - sited in corridor, under 19th century ceramic mural of Sleeping Beauty.

Commissioned by Beaconsfield