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Long time no blog.

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This is just to say: I have updated some pages that needed help on this website.   And here’s a video from a recent workshop. (Thanks to William Carlos Williams for the poetic format, and to Wild Torus for capturing … Continue reading

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Without which not // If one thing only [. . .]

Without which not // If one thing only.

Greetings from the Bemis Center, where I’m spending two months working on my new project The Department of Local Affairs. I’ve only been here for a few days but I happened to arrive right before this season’s open studios day, … Continue reading

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Museum Everywhere Everyone Everything: Sexual Souvenirs

Image courtesy of Naomi Miller.

I recently got linked to this terrific picture of my piece I think you thought I was cute, which I produced for Naomi Miller’s first Museum Everywhere Everyone Everything exhibit Sexual Souvenirs. This simple mixed media work is terrific to … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Tea Will Be Served @ the Neuberger

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I’ll be performing Tea Will Be Served at the Neuberger Museum this Wednesday, February 5th, from 4:3o – 6:30 PM. I’m looking forward to reprising the work, which hasn’t appeared in its entirety since the debut performance at Agape Enterprise … Continue reading

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Department of Local Affairs: blog/update.

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The Department of Local Affairs will generally be posting on its own blog. I just uploaded a few photos from a first exercise run last night at Momenta Art, as part of my presentation for Culture Push’s Fellowship for Utopian … Continue reading

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Announcing a new project: The Department of Local Affairs

I’m just beginning my major public project for 2014, The Department of Local Affairs.  I’ll be making travel guides of everyday information about any given neighborhood. This project is a kind of antidote to tourism. The Department of Local Affairs … Continue reading

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Every day a homecoming: tell me what you need.

If I told you that every day was a homecoming, what would that mean for you? What would you need to be there in order to make it true? A smell? A particular voice? Really: I’m asking.

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Finding different kinds of truths in places.

Touristic information, which is often presented and received as a baseline definitive, is no more or less true than everyday information. Touristic information is manufactured; everyday information is lived. Either way: these are not objective measures. If information is what … Continue reading

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Read along with me! Social Works (Shannon Jackson)

Finally sitting down to read Shannon Jackson’s Social Works (long overdue!, and thanks to Maureen Connor for lending me the book). Only through the introduction but already struck by two turns of phrase appropriate to performance, and in particular to … Continue reading

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In case you’re in Germany this weekend . . .

I’m very excited for the premiere screening of Process Late Lunch starting this weekend as part of Künstlerhaus Stuttgart‘s Ich/I exhibit and performance program. I was thankful to work again with my amazing video editor, Evan Leed, who has an … Continue reading

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