'Cut Flowers' Performance Series
July 23, 2019
Whats it all about?
After thoughts on performances so far...
Props in 'Cut Flowers #3'
Props added something new. My favourite being a teddy that I used in the performance to mimic a baby, and also swung about playfully as if I were a child. It gave me the ability to...
May 27, 2019
Another short performance piece i tried.
Not sure about the cutting off of the dress thought.
Although i think visually the images are interesting as photos (these are screen shots from a video), i am not sure if the work reads differently to what i would like.
May 10, 2019
Finally had a go at filming myself doing the cutting.
I filmed for 1 hour, and i very quickly realised that it definitely had to be a performance piece.
The piece needed to last a long time, to show the hours it takes to meticulously cut these flowers out!
April 24, 2019
What do i do with all these hundreds of flowers i have cut out?
I love the density of them. The way that something so delicate when compressed together can become quite solid, yet still remain fragile enough that if feels like it could fall apart at any moment....
April 15, 2019
Playing with different layouts of fabric pieces i have cut.
Creating a space for a practice performance.
March 25, 2019
Today there was more flowery fun!!
Continuing along the same path but filming it this time, in preparation for the degree show...