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Blog posts for September 29, 2012

Hanging Sept. 29, 2012, 9:10 p.m.

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With a big dose of energy and imagination, we reflected and improvised on the idea of "hanging" with several aspiring and ambitious young patabotanists, exploring new concepts and practices where movement, play, art and the unexpected came together. The stages of the workshop were to

  1. create hanging plants
  2. hang our plants in trees
  3. observe them carefully and in turn try to hang like plants ourselves - mimicking their movements and state of being in a chaotic choreography of climbing, clambering, jumping and dangling from ropes.

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ISEA 2012: Wild Edible Plants Walk Sept. 29, 2012, 6:03 p.m.

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During the 'Block Party' which is the outdoor part of the ISEA 2012 festival, we host an expedition looking for edible urban plants. From the moment we arrive it's clear we overestimated the amount of plant life in the American desert. This is cactus country, folks!

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