Posts Tagged ‘food’

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Performance rund um den Wind

October 20, 2011

Performance rund um den Wind For this performance I prepared goo-duck (a duck inside a goose) and served it as a public meal, made of air, at the foot of one of the wind turbines in Schöppingen. It was a way of addressing a pressing issue: creativity and renewable energy. Fellows from the Stiftung Kunstlerdorf […]

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BlackXican Pozole

June 24, 2011

BlackXican Pozole all photos, courtesy Alberto Aguilar Gwenn-Aël LYNN and Hermes Santana (a chef from the neighbourhood of Pilsen in Chicago) teamed up to make and serve a pozole dinner in a performative way, emphasizing its olfactory dimension. Pozole is a traditional Mexican dish. In this case it reflected the hybridity of the chef who […]

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Tea is the Needle

May 5, 2011

Tea is the Needle     This performance took place at the Nida Art Colony, in Lithuania during the T-R-A-C-E-S symposium: reinventing interdisciplinarity. I devised a tea ritual based on five herbs that grow on the Curonian Spit: Thymus serpyllum, Fragaria vesca, Hypericum perforatum, Rosa canina, Achillea millefolia. The goal of this performance was to […]

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Delocalized-Relocalized

November 8, 2008

  Delocalized-Relocalized     Collaborative Performance with Valeria Cotaimich, Andrea Inocencio, Gwenn-Ael Lynn, Melina Pena. If you would like to see a longer, more complete version of this performance archive go here and here

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Urban Communal Mint Garden

November 30, 2007

Urban Communal Mint Garden     Urban guerrilla garden.

2007 | installation, Works | Media: , , , , | Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments (0)
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Great Lakes Herbal Tea Project

August 10, 2007

Great Lakes Herbal Tea Project [audio:http://www.gwennaellynn.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Great-Lakes-Herbal-Tea-Project.mp3|titles=Great Lakes Herbal Tea Project] Gallery 2, Chicago, Illinois. Plants, tea kettle, modified tube (for the sound), hot plates, wood shelves, glass cups. An installation/performance. 5 herbs/roots native to the Great Lakes region, each emitting a specific pitch while boiling, were served to visitors. Scents and sounds were matched in […]

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Tea Time

May 15, 2004

Tea Time     Filmed by Aminatou Echard

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performance nutritive disseminée en 3 points

Performance nutritive disseminée en trois points

December 9, 2003

Performance nutritive disséminée en trois points     Cette performance se produisit lors du colloque-disloque ” L’art et le politique interloqués ” organisée par l’APPA, ligne de recherche à la Sorbonne. Trois performers entraient en conversation avec les passants autour de l’histoire coloniale des aliments qu’ils offraient gratuitement: chai (thé Indien), maïs grillée et cacahuètes. […]

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24 heures

24 heures

June 2, 2002

24 heures   “24 Heures” performance non stop d’une durée de 24 heures en collaboration avec Kamal Karry (danseur-choregraphe) et Antony Maubert (musicien-compositeur) dans le 20ème arrondissement de Paris à l’espace “En Cours”, rue de la réunion. Le but de cette action publique fut de favoriser l’expérience personnelle, à travers les sens, les échanges entre […]

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Untitled (2002)

Untitled (2002)

May 2, 2002

Untitled (2002)   This installation is a spatial and historical conjunction. Once a day, when in the proper axis, the sun projects over four food items laying on the ground the etymology of their names. Thus evoking their colonial history. Etymology : tomato : n. f. 1598 ; Nahuatl : tomatl chocolate: n.m. 1598 ; Nahuatl chocolatl manioc (tapioca) : […]

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