. art —

Year created:

2001

TEKKEN TORTURE TOURNAMENT

game performance/custom hardware

(Eddo Stern, Mark Allen)


During the Tekken Torture Tournament performance, 32 willing participants received bracing but non-lethal electrical shocks in correspondence to the injuries sustained by their onscreen avatars. Players wore shocking arm straps wired through a hardware/software hack of the world's most popular fighting Playstation game TEKKEN 3.


LINKS:

Official c-level Tekken Tourture Tournament Page - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken1.html

TTT release form - http://www.c-level.cc/tekken/legal.html


PERFORMANCES:

Rotterdam Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands

C-level, Los Angeles, CA

Outfest, Platinum Oasis, Los Angeles, CA

Kent Explora,Tel-Aviv, Israel

Adelaide Film Festival, Adelaide, Australia

The Kitchen, New York, NY

REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA