Homebodies, Away Teams
It began with a rope of dead dogs; one after the other every few hundred feet, quiet as sandcastles along a twenty mile stretch of highway between Bluff and Blanding. We were in Southeast Utah to study a parcel of land at the juncture where four states meet; where a women had built a home and activated a community of one-hundred, housing them in roughhewn cabins that radiated from inner to outer in concentric portals...
HOMEBODIES, AWAY TEAMS is a two-fold event spanning Los Angeles (Blue Roof, Oct 21, 2017) and Salt Lake City (UMOCA, Jan 26--May 12, 2018), whose iterations are not identical but engage in a fluid exchange.
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Participants across both events include:
Ana Weider Blank
Joey Cannizzaro + Christopher Cole
Institute for New Feeling
Phillip Andrew Lewis
João Maria Gusmão + Pedro Paiva
Kevin Alan Swenson
Initiated by Earl Gravy; Curated by Earl Gravy
*Juha Varto in Basics of Artistic Research, 2012
Luke Forsyth, 2017