Author Irina Petrakova

It is a manifesto of an artist, a young artist. A manifesto of honesty to herself and the world. A manifesto of being part of art and performing practice. A manifesto of presenting her real self, beautiful or not, charming or disgusting, with all her doubts, quests, whims and prejudices.

I wipe off lipstick like one wipes off makeup for an unpleasant role. Again and again.