The professor part-fills his rectum with (non toxic) water-based paint using a rubber hot water bottle with an attached plastic tube. Then, by carefully positioning himself near a large blank canvas placed horizontally on the art-studio floor, he is able, at the appropriate moment, to eject and direct a constrained jet of paint. Thereby rapidly creating one-of-a-kind artworks with an appositely chaotic and spontaneous feel.
The new technique was fruitfully employed in his 1995 series of works entitled ‘Purple Squirt’. Click here to see the non-redacted photo of the artist at work. [ Caution : Adult content – Not Safe For Work ] (The image is kindly provided in Katja Brvar’s doctorial thesis – ‘Ekstremno telo v umetniški akciji body art performansa in pomen njegovega gledalca’ for the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2009 – page 18)
Also see : Professor Boadwee’s own website, with more photos of ‘Purple Squirt’ and other works. [ Caution : Adult content – Even Less Safe For Work ]