Actress Sleeps In Box

Actress Sleeps In Box
Actress Sleeps In Box, Tilda Swinton will be taking up residency in New York’s MoMA this month on random days as part of unannounced, surprise performance piece called "The Maybe".

MoMA source tells the Gothamist, ”Museum staff doesn’t know she’s coming until the day of, but she’s here today. She’ll be there the whole day. All that’s in the box is cushions and a water jug.”

“Tilda Swinton will be doing unannounced, random performance art pieces sleeping in a glass box in the museum,” the source added. “Today is the first performance. Each performance lasts the whole day the museum is open.”

Swinton and her box are located near the ticket collectors and will be moved in other locations at other performances.

"The Maybe" was first performed the piece in London in 1995 at the Serpentine Gallery. She has also performed the piece in the Museo Barracco in Rome.