HD video, 1:20 min, 2015.
A pair of shoes is exposed to a chemical reaction (combustion of mercury(II) thiocyanate) , causing them to sprout a yellowish growth. It looks as though the shoes are trying (and failing) to “grow” a wearer.

Exhibition view,

sema berkovic

Thanks to:

Anja Zwaneveld

David Kraaij

Isabel Cordeiro

Marcus Bruystens