Ghost Intimacies: performance in four acts – Lea Collet & Marios Stamatis

Artist duo of Love πŸ’› Lea Collet & Marios Stamatis πŸ’œ @Evening Class.

Ghost Intimacies: performance in four acts

PERFORMERS: Lea & Marios

Performers Lea & Marios arrive from the audience. They look at each other and set-up the computer. Two chairs and possibly one table. Lea sits down, Marios stands up. NARRATOR is not physically present.


Lea Collet & Marios Stamatis collaboration evolves through a range of media such as video, performance, text, and sculpture. They like to use theatre as a method in which they stage the implications of publicly performed affect and embodiment within an emotional capitalism framework.


Further reading:

Love: An Unromantic Discussion, Mary Evans

Consuming the Romantic Utopia: Love and the Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism, Eva Illouz

Cold Intimacies: The Making of Emotional Capitalism, Eva Illouz

What’s Love (or Care, Intimacy, Warmth, Affection) Got to Do With It?, e-flux journal & Sternberg Press, July 2017