if only i could design my thesis to be this intense… jeanne-kelley now, only to figure out how to initiate an interdisciplinary thesis into the hard stack of 60 pages of paper realm that i must exist within.
Slug Band! snailing around with my housemate
sweden has been a very nice hiding place from the rest of life.
The Body Appropriate Workshop - Urban Anatomy
Urban Anatomy Workshop from the Body Appropriate series goteborgs’ naturhistoriska museum, sweden stephanie stewart-bailey
today i was given a rusted egg
there is ‘a something’ that i do not want to let go of as i return to the states, and it is that very concept of ‘return’ that threatens that something. it is the mystery inside that melancholy of being forlorn for something you once had. I am by far not a sad person. but the contrary, forlorn can be motivation to create, to reach to those things that I only hold in...
bobbing on an island that i forgot the name of off the coast of Göteborg, Sweden
weekend= my lovely roommates and friends + an island
can i keep these? yes. that would make me very happy. or the way i felt upon walking into their home as they radiated themselves into every nook, as if each crack were truly an un-upheld shrine. the way you said, oh, its in german… and how i felt as i proclaimed that changing your life is identical to picking up and moving to a new country. what i realized again. just as a hand...
mortalcompass asked: http://29.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_ll2899xD7g1qayx7xo1_500.jpg
blushing. it has happened. it has been a while. i am such an awkward cookie. ah spring time.
i had not realized that i had forgotten myself until the entire sky fell down in little wet droplets. i was sitting in the attic with the remembrance of things past, in the dim directed light from the single window that stretches a ladder to the outside world. for these hours, the space i breathed, which was fading into darkness from the window light, was mine. (and i am still holding it inside...
the comparison challenge
thebodyappropriate: Exercise sample: take two seemingly different objects in the world, place them on the same locus, and let them tell you a story. The Body Appropriate Workshop Series - Stephanie Stewart-Bailey
“There is a large element of chance in these matters, and a second chance occurrence, that of our own death, often prevents us from awaiting for any length of time the favours of the first. I feel that there is much to be said for the Celtic belief that the souls of those whom we have lost are held captive in some inferior being, in an animal, in a plant, in some inanimate object, and thus...
in my arms, i was holding a swan.
"Moj rad kišobran je nadut danas."
sniffyjenkins: Translation: “My paper umbrella is flatulent today.” So. There you go. yes.
Comparative Anatomy Workshop
thebodyappropriate: Two participants from the Comparative Anatomy Workshop at Goteborg’s Natural History Museum, demonstrating one of the many task-based exercises that deal with appropriating concepts from comparison and analogy methods. ————————————————————————————————— —————————————————————————————————
An overview from The Body Appropriate Performance on April 30, 2011.
The Body Appropriate Performance
a hand full of images from our performance this saturday at gothenburg’s natural history museum. (Images by Jakob Martensson Zareba)