Following on the “Practices of Attention Symposium” that took place in Brazil in November of 2018 (as part of the 33rdSão Paulo Biennial), a small group of invited participants will gather this summer at Mildred’s Lane to continue work on the Politics of Attention in our time.
Marx for Cats; in residence with their ongoing project, Caroline Woolard, Or Zubalsky, and critical theorist Leigh Claire La Berge whimsically explain keywords in contemporary capitalism; an artwork designed to both educate and entertain. Juxtaposing the time of foregone capitalism with the anticipatory time of catpitalism.
Multiple Projects - PondHouseSpringHouseIceHousePond, Pignut Pond, The Un-Bored-Walk, & Mildred Archaeology
PondHouseSpringHouseIceHousePond. Ongoing negotiations in the landscape for over a decade, with Cameron Klavsen and Alex Schechter. Hope Ginsburg and Joshua Quarles / Pignut Pond
Pignut Pond. Cameron Klavsen and Alex Schechter are building a Diving Dock; Hope Ginsburg, underwater-filming; and, Joshua Quarles’ sound work in collaboration with the pond.
The Un-Bored-Walk; David Brooks will be working on a new landscape design and build study of emergent walks interrupted by navigating the actual and the man-made.
Mildred Archaeology; more investigations around the eighteenth-century outbuildings, with Rudy Salgado and Susanna Crum of Calliope Arts Printmaking Studio & Gallery in Louisville, KY.
Bibliophantics, featuring the Mildred’s Lane Library; a project wrapping around the Narrowsburg Deep Water Literary Festival, with Aaron Hicklin of One Grand Books. Pablo Helguera, Dannielle Tegeder, Nina Burleigh, and other celebrated artists and authors in town during the festival.
Wilding, Wasting, Workstyling; ongoing dialogs and workshops with Marek and Krystyna Milde, Amy Lou Stein, Athena Kokoronis, Amanda Heidel, Laura Silverman, Deborah Davidovits, Kimberly Webb, James Voorhies and other contributing artists, local naturalists, gardeners, botanists, and beekeepers.