Past and Present; a Conversation, 2010, video (6min59secs)

An interview with a former communist/punk/drug addict/male prostitute in which the possible links between these aspects of his life are presented next to each other. As the interview, unfolds the camera pans over a painting Past and Present Number One by Augustus Egg (1858) a narrative painting in the English 19th century bourgeois tradition depicting a fallen woman begging at the feet of her husband.