Rachel Echenberg

Canada
www.rachelechenberg.net

Rachel Echenberg is a visual artist who works in performance, sculpture, photo and video. Since 1992 Echenberg’s work has been exhibited, performed and screened across Canada as well as internationally in Belgium, Chile, Czech Republic, England, Finland, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Morocco, Northern Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Switzerland and the United States. Her videos have been represented by Vidéographe Distribution since 2002. Rachel Echenberg is vice-president and programming member of the biennale performance art festival VIVA! art action as well as a board member of Optica, centre for contemporary art. She is a teacher in the Fine Arts department of Dawson College in Montréal, Canada.


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Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed