Luci Callipari-Marcuzzo & Heather Lee, The Name Game, 2015, PVC tape, copy paper, sound recording, Dimensions variable, xs collective, Photo: Fleur Ruddick

As individuals, our ‘identity’ is increasingly defined by those documents that are merely representations of who we are. Information contained on plastic cards or written on pieces of paper is taken as greater proof of our identity than our actual physical and spiritual being. In other words, the creation of a state that is more real than our own self – a hyper-reality where inconsistencies in information can act to usurp the truth of the individual.