Gossip as Testimony, 2015/17
Three part work (drawing/print, performance, edition)
Gossip as Testimony is a collection of quotes of authors such as Monika Wittig, Luce Irigaray, Gertrude Bell, Irit Rogoff, Calamity Jane, Marija Gimbutas, Virginia Woolf, Genviève Fraisse, Thomas Bernhard, Carla Lonzi, amongst many others. They are combined with drawings and used as a score, continued vocally in live performances (voice, microphone, looper, speakers). "Speaking to myrself in my own voice, singing reinterpreting, looping, superposing words, I enter in a dialog and converse with authors, in a non linear approach of knowledge and form construction, relating to traditionally minor formes of expression, such as journal, conversation, orality. The title Gossip as Testimony refers to an article of the same name, written by Irit Rogoff.