(Dis)enchanted Walking - Honouring Esther: installation media
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).
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Honouring Esther 2015-17Aim: to develop a critical walking arts and media practice bringing past injustices into present consciousness generating contemporary social justice resonances.
Project Outline: The route of a Nazi Death March traced and transposed to Somerset, returned and re-traced in Lower Saxony, Germany. Experimentation with media and juxtaposed registers of walking forms part of Richard White’s investigation of walking art as social justice intervention. Social media. Curated media. Somatic activity.
Project website: https://forcedwalks.wordpress.com/
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