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Published:November 16th, 2014 11:10 EST

Artist Looks for Needle in Giant Haystack: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"An Italian artist is spending two days looking for a needle in a haystack in a Paris gallery. Yes, literally.


Sven Sachsalber began his search Thursday at the Palais de Tokyo, a contemporary art space that describes itself as an anti-museum par excellence. The gallery`s director hid a needle inside the haystack at the outset of the performance, which is scheduled to go on for two full days. "

NBC News

Sachsalbe`s search is being live streamed on the Internet, that`s almost as exciting as watching grass grow.

If the artist impaled himself on a giant needle, that might work as performance art.

Art lovers and just regular folks will search the Internet for risqué pics of their favorite celebrities, but only people lacking a life will waste their time watching Sachsalber search for a needle in a giant haystack.

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