"Shotgun Sally" by Liu Dao "God Complex" by Liu Dao "Double Trouble" by Liu Dao "Grin and Bear It" by Liu Dao "Dog Days" by Liu Dao "Ash and Glory" by Liu Dao
TITLE "Shotgun Sally" (莎莉)
ARTIST Liu Dao 六岛
MEDIA LCD screen, paper collage, Chinese papercut (Jian Zhi 剪紙), teakwood frame
DATE 2013
SIZE 103.5(W)×103.5(H)×9(D) cm | 41(W)×41(H)×3.5(D) inches
TECH SPECS INPUT 100-240V AC • (DELL) S2440L LCD screen • HD120 media player
1×MWLPV20-5 (INPUT 100~240VAC@0.55A / OUTPUT 5V@3A)
WEIGHT UNCRATED: 31kg | 68.3 lb • CRATED: - kg | - lb
CRATE SIZE 114(W)×114(H)×20(D) cm | 45(W)×45(H)×8(D) inches
EXPOSURE "Body-City-Mechanism" at island6 Shanghai
CREDITS Jelina (performance) • Loo Ching Ling 吕晶琳 (video) • Thomas Charvériat (art direction & technical guidance) • Fabrice Amzel (visual research and video editing) • Jean Le Guyader (documentation) • Guan Yan 官彦 (production supervisor) • Jack Mur (video assistant) • Tang Dashi 汤大师 & He Dashi 贺大师 (Chinese paper cutting 剪紙)

One of the most notorious gun slingers that ever lived came in the form of a dame with a tight frame and looks that quite literally killed. Shotgun Sally and her gang of femme fatale’s would hold up any bank for sheer, unadulterated pleasure and Sally was notorious for making art with her weapon of choice. Some say she handled a shotgun like a paint brush. Able to pay attention to the tiny details by blowing them apart in a blaze of glory, she painted a picture of a bloody but gory big bang in its infinite wonder. After her final heist, she gave the law the slip. Legend has it, that her and her ladies got out of there with the cash and no trouble because they escaped in a police van. [Cecilia Garcia]

STATUS N/A. Private Collection, Hampshire.
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