Ocean Dance (v6)

Updated on Mon, 08/24/2020 - 16:31
Authors
Stephen Taberner, Paul Fletcher, Lisa Roberts
System of Knowledge
Place/Language
Southern Ocean / dance, song
The clockwise circumpolar current transforms to become anticlockwise Arctic flows.

 

Lisa Roberts:

"... Guided by choreographer Barbara Cuckson, I danced the transformation of the clockwise circumpolar current into the anticlockwise currents of the Arctic region.  I recorded my dance under ultraviolet lights, with bands of white paper taped around my head, wrists and ankles. Paul layered the light-traced gestures of head, wrists and ankles, to reflect his experience of Flow in our meetings with scientists and other artists."

Paul Fletcher:

"... “FLOW” - a perennial fascination for much timebased art of course
but in today's context many meanings, understandings of flow;
I was left thinking about
Flow of
ideas
Currents
Nutrients
Waste
Perspectives
Temperatures
Ice
Global ocean"

Stephen Taberner:

"...when we wander ...this music came about very directly... I looked at the images and played what I saw. quite soon there was a sense that was both nomadic and aquatic. so....I filled the sink with water and got to work with some saucepan lids and wine glasses..."

 

Geolocation
-60, -150
Media Taxonomy