There she blows


4:3, B&W, stereo, 6min, 2016


Source: archival footage, between 1908-1966, of whaling expeditions in South Pacific, South Africa, New Zealand, Ireland and elsewhere. Audio: Maria Callas, ‘Norma: Casta Diva’ at Opera Paris, 1958.
Between 1950-1956, Onassis had success in legal and illegal whaling expeditions at the Peruvian coast. Onassis and Callas met in 1957.