No. 1 Collective Field Recording
The sting of the bee lingers, and the bird vocalizes a new tone acts as a cooperative learning project. By using movement and engaging in deep listening to imagine alternatives The sting of the bee lingers… asks how and where “dominant ideas about space and knowledge” can be challenged but also, more importantly, who can reconfigure these terms.
The project has a central sound essay, along with 3 listening sessions where guests involved in Zukunftshof discussed the historical onsite about the connections between literal and social mobility, own Environmental Policy, and the need to balance personal responsibility with collective action.
Project produced thanks to Improper Walls.
Curation by Alejandra Zapata.
Images by Milos Vucicevic
Part of the first edition of the An(other) South, an art festival that aims to stimulate reflection on the notion of identity of the global South.
Supported by BMKOES - The Ministry of the Arts, Culture, the Civil Service and Sport of Austria.
The 20-minute piece is composed as a mixture of intimate journalling of finding abundance, reparenting soil, and our relationship with the sacred, the dimensions of devotion, rituality, and the ontological that speaks to us of the depth of the bonds of centuries.
This site-specific work is linked to wider constellations of embodiment, cycles of scarcity and repair, and landscape tides and flows inviting the audience into a space of collective listening and reflection on how land and water hold onto and release memory, histories, and emotions.
It is a multi-layered reflection on the non-linearity of land.