Pure Research 19 – Nita Bowerman
To investigate expressive states that authentically transfer feeling-memory and amplify expressive impact. To what extent can the expression of lived traumas be abstracted without losing emotional resonance? Might abstraction also serve to invite an observer more deeply, honestly and unselfconsciously into a trauma?
Collaborators and credits
Emma Hendrix and Caroline Liffmann, with Nightswimming’s Brian Quirt, Rupal Shah, and SFU’s DD Kugler.
June 6-8, 2012 at the Woodward Centre, Contemporary Arts, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver.