“I’m memorizing this room…in the future, in my memory, I shall live a great deal in this room.”

I’ll Show You the Whole Living World is a live-performed video that attempts to capture queer desire through tactile sensation during times of quarantine. 

Referencing subtextually queer figures in classic cinema, desire is redirected – from a fordidden longing, to the inanimate object. Confined to a single room, these objects become the whole living world. 


Kelly Hill is an emerging artist working in costume, textile, and lens-based media. themes of glamour, nostalgia and artificiality. Her recent work takes the form of alternate cinematic histories, using “found” objects & ephemera related to hypothetical lost films from the early era of cinema to propose how film history might look without the censorship of its early queer & feminist voices.

Coming soon! Check back on August 21, 2020.