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To Start this Off: the Thesis of the Images and some Info

My murals and this blog go hand in hand. The plan was, you see, that, hopefully, the murals would attract visual attention and then the soon-to-be-made QR codes, placed right next to the posters, would lead the viewer to this blog where they are able to read up on the topics of the posters. 438 more words

so you’re woke. now what?

on november 9, millions of americans woke up and for the first time realized this country is racist, and sexist, and classist, and many other -ists. 592 more words

Interdependence and politics

Over the past year as I’ve been working on Ways and Means, I’ve been thinking about interdependence, stewardship, and agency. I’ve been mulling how becoming accountable to a shared space and ethos is an intentional act, and how it’s similar to citizenship and being accountable as a political being. 672 more words


The Grass Is Still Green, artist's garden

June 7, 2016

(The title of my exhibition, The Grass Is Still Green, is an affirmation of part of the definition of time in treaty-making including the Two Row Wampum – … 681 more words

Lucerne waste mgmt

Unless you’re familiar with the local language, it isn’t immediately apparent which container holds what, or even that these containers are for holding waste in the first place. 520 more words


the strange orientalism of ai wei wei

Photo: Tania Bruguera and Ai Weiwei, at Brooklyn Museum, ELLEN QBERTPLAYA

my parents think ai wei wei’s father, ai qing, writes bad poetry. my parents also think donald trump will save the u.s. 550 more words

Local intervention: "You Gave Us, We Gave You"

A social practice project – a bartering booth serving as an alternative mini system of exchange in downtown Bennington. Objectives include creating street traffic, drawing attention to local businesses, and exploring the question of value.  40 more words