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Witness - Shoot

In November 1971 a young American artist decided to get a friend to shoot at him. His name was Chris Burden and the shooting would go down in the history of performance art.

In November 1971 a young American artist decided to get a friend to take a shot at him. His name was Chris Burden and the shooting would go down in the history of performance art. He has been speaking to Witness about the ideas behind the event.

  • Broadcast on BBC World Service, 3:50AM Tue, 20 Nov 2012
  • Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
  • First broadcast BBC World Service, 12:50PM Mon, 19 Nov 2012
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  • Duration 10 minutes

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