memory 3: swimmoon (trailer)
Video shot/edited by: Paul Kruse
Sound/movement/concept by: slowdanger
The Space Upstairs PGH
memory 3: swimmoon was also featured in excerpts as a part of the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater's NewMoves Contemporary Dance Festival 6 and the PGH Biennial at CMU's Regina Miller Gallery..
Memories are written and erased
defined differently in each envisioning and recreation.
the golden wheel calls to be pushed forward
in the journey, each being pulls on the string of memory
and is consumed
the other reaches in
to bring them back to the task at hand
memory 2: D E M O
CURRENT SESSIONS VOL IV
Wild Project NY
D E M O is
of the past.
it is a
D E M O -lition
D E M O -onstration
a D E M O -bilizing blindness
after stripping away the skin
baring sensitive flesh
Projections by Mario Ashkar
memory 1: Luminosity
Wood St Galleries PGH
time and space.
Memory 1 is the manifestation and condensation of ideas explored within a 2hr improvisational performance at the Gooseroute Dance Festival in Shepherdstown, WV (April 2013).
memory 0: . . .
the Space Upstairs PGH
the calling to new insight
walking towards it.
". . ." the ellipsis, implies the importance of a moment and its omission from the context.
To preserve these intentions the performance was not filmed.
The audience is scattered in the round.