Cast rubber, wire heating tube, stretch fabric, microphone, recording system. Object and performance. By Jill Magid, performed by Jill Magid and Chelynne Tetrault, 1999.
The Kissmask is designed to be worn by two women. The connecting tube isolates the womens’ mouth and nose creating a heated space between them. A microphone sewn into the connecting tube records the conversation, breathing, and kissing that occurs inside. A CD of these recordings is exhibited with the mask.