Recorded or Rendered Work - Film, Video

LungSong Screen Dance

Carol Brown, Russell Scoones, Neža Jamnikar, Maryam Bagheri Nesami, Emilia Rubio, Nick Fay, Will Dobson

Wanaka Festival of Colour | Published : 2019

Abstract

From breaching breaths to wild dialects with the clouds, LungSong brings attention and feeling to the scientific labor of climate change research through an activation of relations between bodies, airs, atmospheres and cosmologies. Catalysed by a residency at the Lauder Atmospheric Research Station (NIWA) and meetings with scientists and technicians who are involved in ‘ground truth’ readings and data collection of the changes taking place in our atmosphere due to global warming, LungSong is an eco-feminist response to the temper(ature) of our times. LungSong is an ongoing event of reckoning with the state we are in - responsive and resistive, eruptive and sensing - it is shaped by the l..

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