Final Thoughts (Days 9/10)

Final Thoughts (Days 9/10)

The last few days of The Ephemeral River residency were spent finalising our contemplations with the River Dart and sharing our work, our activities, with the group. I gave a short reading of a collated selection of writings from this blog, the text from which can be...
Figures in a Landscape (Day 8)

Figures in a Landscape (Day 8)

A large number of the artists here are putting themselves, their body, into the image – performative gestures of the self, in the landscape. It is an understandable instinct, as we consider a human-nature relationship, our connect or disconnect to the land....
Ethical Action (Day 7)

Ethical Action (Day 7)

Inherently, the ephemeral is environmentally-conscious. Leaving no trace is also a ethical decision. The mutual respect between ourselves and nature. It could be argued that any act of change or movement of nature is an interference, even if it is gentle, discreet,...
A Fluid Quality (Day 3)

A Fluid Quality (Day 3)

Spiralling, Meandering, Waving Water needs movement to stay alive   Today, Minou Tsambika Polleros led us in a series of thoughts and exercises in an outdoor embodiment workshop. This involved placing our own bodies into (or a return to) a fluid quality, observing...
Alix’s blog

Alix’s blog

Final Thoughts (Days 9/10) The last few days of The Ephemeral River residency were spent finalising our contemplations with the River Dart and sharing ... Read More Figures in a Landscape (Day 8) A large number of the artists here are putting themselves, their body,...