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

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.

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Great Lakes Herbal Tea Project

August 10, 2007

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 terms of “weight”, “pitch”, and […]

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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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