Saturday
Nov282015

Tidal Culture: An Introduction

(2004–) A long-term nomadic work based in and around the North Atlantic Ocean (USA, Newfoundland, Greenland, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Outer Hebrides and Ireland).

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Saturday
Nov282015

Tidal Culture: Part VI

Latitude 58.191N / Longitude 7.003W


(The Outer Hebrides, 2011) single channel HD video, 1 hour
Algae does not honor human-established boundaries. I’m interested in using the ocean and algae as metaphor and investigatory tool for asking questions pertaining to identity, influence and isolation.

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Saturday
Nov282015

Tidal Culture: Part V

Latitude 61.59N6 / Longitude 6.951W


(Faroe Islands, 2011) single channel HD video, 1 hour
Algae does not honor human-established boundaries. I’m interested in using the ocean and algae as metaphor and investigatory tool for asking questions pertaining to identity, influence and isolation.

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Saturday
Nov282015

Durational Device III

(2011)
Performace stills.

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Saturday
Nov282015

Durational Device II

(2011)
Performace stills.

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Saturday
Nov282015

Durational Device I

(2011)
Performace stills.

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Friday
Nov272015

Bowl of Milk

(2011)
stills from single channel HD video.

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Friday
Nov272015

Footfall

(Faroe Islands, The Outer Hebrides, 2011)
stills from single channel video, shot on location in Faroe Islands and The Outer Hebrides.

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Saturday
Feb192011

Surface Tension

(NYC, 2010) performance: graphite line drawn over the course of 2 hours,
covering approximately 144 inches
Performed December 9, 2010 at Pelavin Gallery, NYC
Performance in response to "Anxieties and Alienations" (painting by Kate Beck)
"Surface Tension" represents the first public viewing of my "Durational Devices" series
(2010-ongoing)

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Thursday
Jan202011

Night Vision

(2010) projected HD single-channel video + solo performance
Premiered on the occasion of the Maine Arts Commission Awards Ceremony,
October 29, 2010
The video component of this work was shot during the 2010 Autumnal Equinox from the Maine shoreline, facing easterly over the Atlantic Ocean. A relatively still, prone performance with a live audio component accompanies and echoes ambient sounds from the video.

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Monday
May102010

Culture Layer

(2009) artist under bed of kelp, photograph, and woven kelp blanket.

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Monday
May102010

Limited View

(Greenland, 2009) single-channel HD video loop, 8 minutes

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Monday
May102010

Tidal Culture: Part IV

Latitude 63.402N / Longitude –19.037W


(Iceland, 2009) single channel HD video, 1 hour
Algae does not honor human-established boundaries. I’m interested in using the ocean and algae as metaphor and investigatory tool for asking questions pertaining to identity, influence and isolation.

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Monday
May102010

Tidal Culture: Part III

Latitude 65.570N / Longitude –37.890W


(Greenland, 2009) single channel HD video, 1 hour
I witness each site in durational sittings, which are documented by one-hour videos, shot continuously with no edit cuts. My particular positions on the edge of the world are intended to question personal perspective and to invite dialogue between one place and another.

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Thursday
Jan142010

Overlap

(2009) New York, site-oriented performance, 2 hours
collaboration with Ling-Wen Tsai

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Thursday
Jan142010

one/another

(2009) single channel HD video, 18 minutes,
collaboration with Ling-Wen Tsai

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Thursday
Jan142010

balaunce ben holden

(Newfoundland, 2007-2009) single channel video, 14 minutes

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Thursday
Jan142010

reaches

Thursday
Jan142010

Culture by Numbers

(Newfoundland, 2007) Photographic composition

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Thursday
Jan142010

Tidal Culture: Part II

Latitude 49.678N / Longitude –54.820W


(Newfoundland, 2007) single channel HD video, 1 hour
The act of sitting at a shoreline, observing the ocean may seem unremarkable. I'm concerned with what is not readily visible; what takes place over time; and how states of mind, like conditions of the earth, require time to experience, observe and understand.

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