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Tilda Swinton Sleeps in a Glass Box as a Pop-Up MoMa Exhibit

By: Gil Haddi - Published: Mar 26, 2013 • References: gothamist and twentytwowords
Creating a bit of a calamity at the MoMa art museum, actress Tilda Swinton sleeps in a glass box as an art exhibition entitled 'The Maybe.'

The times and exact location of the Tilda Swinton sleeping installation are unknown, creating suspense for those who want to catch a glimpse at the napping beauty and surprise for the unsuspecting visitors. All she is doing is napping, yet crowds of people form around her, like a lion sleeping in a cage, demonstrating the bizarre obsession people have with celebrity.

Tilda Swinton sleeps in a glass box to attest that she is also an artist and a work of art and, by doing so, proves that she can create a sensation without even having to get out of bed.