Taken from the dance movement, an active and engaged form of physical support. Seems to be a good metaphor for what true support looks like. Something that we can bring into everyday interactions.
Labanotation Installation 2017
COUNTERBALANCE: To Dance, To Not Dance
COUNTERBALANCE: Self Portrait - 9/27/17
WE ARE WOMEN
Currently grappling with the concept that women are not encouraged to support each other socially and professionally. Instead, we live in a world where girl on girl hate is common.
What would a relationship between two women look like if it was encouraged and nurtured by society? This body of work is hoping to reimagine what those relationships may look like a well as disrupt the current system that turns women against each other.
Currently working with modern dancers Therese Ronco and Lucy Wild alongside Mónika Izing, Ayano Ganaha, and Alice Johnston to explore what support looks like physically and to create a language of support through body movement.
Drawing Lines || How We See Ourselves and Others
There are moments when one recognizes their own potential in another- moments that clarify our own truth. With the conditioned expectation as women to be subdued and small, it is revolutionary to witness women similar to yourself take up space. It is a way to support one another. This piece examines how one can be supportive to the other through recognition and mimicry.
Designed to examine how sleep affects the physical body while attending college - a place notorious for erratic sleep schedules. One photograph was taken before and after sleep.