Candice Breitz: The Audition, 2012; Courtesy: White Cube (London), Kaufmann Repetto (Milan) + Goodman Gallery (Johannesburg)
Candice Breitz: The Audition, 2012; Courtesy: White Cube (London), Kaufmann Repetto (Milan) + Goodman Gallery (Johannesburg)

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Bek Berger

Lara would like to know:

Please list the significant jobs have you had and for what lengths of time?
– Subway, 2004, Two weeks
– Vodafone Retail Support (call centre), 2007-2009, 18 months
– Roy Morgan Research (call centre), 2007-2011, Total time only about 12 months – but came and went about 4 times

How many subcultures have you been in and for what periods of time?
– Loser (no friends) 2001-2004
– Punk/Emo/Flinder St. Rat, 2005 (about 6 months)
– Over-achiever, 2005-2006 (Nominated for Melbournian of the Year 2005, Won the VCAA Student Achiever of November 2006)
– Bohemian, 2007, 6 months (Lived in Amsterdam, read poetry, drank absinth)
– Stoner, 2007/2008
– Theatre Nerd, 2009-2010
– Unemployed, 2011

How many partners have you had and how long did the relationships last?
– One, 3.5 years – he decided to have a baby with someone else

How many times have you been in hospital and for what lengths of time?
– Age: 0 Born – 2 days
– Age: 17 – Asthma attack – 5 days
– Age: 23 – blocked ear from too much wax – 10 hours