(Dis)enchanted Walking - Honouring Esther: Extended Phase. Esther's twitter statement. A selection of files documenting social media, other networked engagements and the exhibitions/installations at 44AD Gallery, Bath and BSU Corsham Court.
Two public walking arts projects, Honouring Esther and Sweet Waters, developing a critical walking arts and media practice bringing past injustices into present consciousness generating contemporary social justice resonances.The live work offers an iteration of walking-with (Sundberg 2014) as a non-confrontational approach attending to obscured and reluctant heritage (Tomory 1997).
This item contains documentation of the following:
Honouring Esther 2015-17
Aim: to develop a critical participatory walking arts and media practice bringing past injustices into present consciousness generating contemporary social justice resonances.
In this item: statement by Esther Brunstein networked worldwide via Twitter and SoundCloud, other sample documentation and screen grabs from the Honouring
Esther project presented in exhibition/installation at 44AD Gallery
Bath, Beaumont Gallery, Wiltshire and BSU Corsham Court. The samples
include screen grabs of social media trails, images of documentation
produced by walkers in exhibition, including notes books and curated
screens. The project website holds more including remote networked responses by
other walkers to the project call.
Project website: https://forcedwalks.wordpress.com/
Aggregated Social media trails via Social Hiking: