U – KUKO

U - KUKO is a character stated in stories and dances of the Peruvian Andean region. This character is mostly found in folkloric festivities where his job is to accompany the crowd. In the Andean Cosmovision this character has the sacred rol of connecting worlds.

In this performance, U-kuko stares the crowd, throught this scanview he will identify what this new public is missing.

After the sight inspection, through gestures and positions he will conect to the methapysical word for bring reactions to the human world.

This intervention was first performed in 2 train stations in Bruxelles. Second time with an aerial rope in Recyclart(Bruxelles). The following video is a caption of the performance in Circusbende Festival, Amsterdam 2022.

Duration: Rope performance 10 min