Lessons from the Forest, Part 1, 2015. Eight minutes, eleven seconds. Part 1 of a four part video series exploring the role of borders and diversity in nature and in human relationships, both personal and political.
Lessons from the Forest Part 2, 2015. 4 and one half minutes. Short film about finding and loosing oneself in an ever expanding universe. Thoughts about loss of language = loss of self, the body as a strange-stranger, the body as Universe, the self/mind as alien-child. Subtitles in German, Russian, Czech, Chinese and French. Featuring Alex, Mac OS X text to speech function.
PETs: Prescribed Engagement Therapy, 2013 – ongoing. Action oriented online pharmacy and interactive website. http://thenewurbannaturalists.org/pets/
Animal Projections, 2013. Instructional video towards the development of deeper interspecies relationships as a means toward planetary, environmental and societal stability. Video typical projected as part of a performative workshop led by the artist.
(RE)TIME, 2014. Performing the geologic time scale. Provisional audio available here: https://soundcloud.com/naturalists/re-time-working-draft
Basket Experiment #1 (water cycle), 2014. Basket, movement and sound towards the development of the water cycle scene in Clinging to a Rock Hurtling through Space, a dance play currently in development.
(RE)PLACE, rehearsal stills, 2014. Immersive multi-media performance featuring 8 dancers, two large video projections and sound. (RE)PLACE is about the body’s connection to other animals, rocks, plants and the ocean through the carbon cycle.