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Eddo Stern «Tekken Torture Tournament»
Eddo Stern, «Tekken Torture Tournament», 1999 – 2000
1999 | Photography | © Eddo Stern


 Eddo Stern
«Tekken Torture Tournament»

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 Playstation fighting game TEKKEN.