The body is cognitive.
 
In live performance, I prohibit modern recording technologies; the body is the sole recording device. This orients an audience’s attention to the relationship between the performing body and their own, and to their physical and social entanglement in the performance. One must rely upon one’s own body and its innate capacity to remember and create meaning. Although the material conditions of the drawing performances are often ephemeral, neither the drawing nor the performance disappears in the wake of the event, but are dispersed through and carried by multiple bodies.


Performance Record

Learning to Stay, Roble Arts Gym, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. Curated by Ellen Oh, Stanford ARTS. October 6, 2016.

Don't Let me Down with Susan Batchelder, Mobius, Boston, MA. Curated by Joanne Rice and Mari Novotny-Jones, Mobius Artists Group, Boston, MA. April 9, 2016.

A Straight Line, The Projects at FAT Village, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Curated by Nathalie Alfonso. January 25, 2015

Ensō, Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, Niterói, Brazil. Curated by Tania Alice. November 8, 2014

Sacra, Independence-DOM: Paradise and Dislocation, Plataforma Dominicana de Performance, Santo Domingo, DR. Curated by Dan Eliu Almonte and Jessica Fairfax Hirst. February 22, 2014

Ensō, APAture 13, ARC Gallery, Kearny Street Workshop, San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013
 
Ensō, Miami Performance Festival International 13, Miami Beach Botanical Gardens. Curated by Charo Oquet. June 26, 2013
 
Open Book, Miami Performance Festival International 13, Edgezones. Curated by Charo Oquet. June 8, 2013
 
Failure to Communicate, Game Show, Miami Beach Urban Studios. Curated by Dustin London. March 5, 2013
 
Downward Spiral, From Our Bodies Blinking, Root Division, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Blake Gibson. June 24, 2012
 
Ensō, MATCHA: Taking Up Space, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Imin Yeh. July 26, 2012
 
Downhill From Here (Drawing Gym Performance Group), DOWN: New Performances by Jennifer Locke, Michael Namkung and Jeremiah Barber, Incline Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Michael Namkung. November 4, 2011
 
Column Sit (Drawing Gym Performance Group), Time, The Lab, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Gail Dawson, Jesse Houlding, and Mary Ann Kluth. October 7, 2011
 
Five by Three and Six by One, Yerba Buena Family Day, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, October 16, 2011
 
Three by Sixteen and Eight by One, Vertigo Performance Art Series, Waterloo Center for the Arts, Waterloo, IA. Curated by Jeff Byrd. October 21, 2011
 
Three Hours (Drawing Gym Performance Group), POW!POW!POW! ACTION Art Festival, Vircocha, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Guillermo Galindo, Alyssa Lee Wilmot, and Guillermo Gomez-Peña. October 14, 2010
 
Inchworm: A Participatory Performance, POW!POW! Action Art Festival, Climate Theater, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Guillermo Galindo and Alyssa Lee Wilmot. October 15, 2009
 
Wall Sit Performance Series, Romberg Tiburon Center Studios and San Francisco State University Racquetball Court Studio. 2008-2009
 
Mirror Me with Jody Dozono, Introductions 2008, Root Division, San Francisco, CA. Juried by Kate Ellertsen, Amy Ellingson, and Jack Fischer. September 13, 2008
 
Marking Time, Murphy and Cadogan Fellowship Exhibition, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco CA. September 5, 2008
 
Wall Sit, Artist's Television Access, San Francisco, CA. December 11, 2007
 
Spin, 18th Annual Stillwell Student Art Show, San Francisco State University Fine Arts Gallery, San Francisco, CA. November 13, 2007
 
 
 
 
 
 
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