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A Dance - And Performance Art - Made Of What We Leave Behind

Choreographer and dancer Alexandra Pirici created her performance piece for the New Museum for five dancers, and a hologram. "'The biological body wants toilet breaks,' she said, 'it gets tired, it decays.' A hologram, though, makes no demands."
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