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STRANGE PROTEST / ZURI WATERS Zuri Waters stages quixotic
STRANGE PROTEST / ZURI WATERS
Zuri Waters stages quixotic events that wade between happening and intervention through fake protest (which is actually real affirmation) of the absurd.
In this piece, he approached juggalos outside an Insane Clown Posse-derivative show, and asked them to pose with his hand-made Rudolph the Reindeer signs. They agreed, and gleefully smashed them to pieces. He returned later that night with a life-size cut-out of a Goth I.C.P., and asked them to pose again.
I can't find him online, but he has staged happy and absurd protests that ended in coffee at starbucks with their placards leaned against the storefront, and used Donkin Donuts lettering to alter their marketing message to what donuts are really about: