Elizabeth Mputu @ Julius Caesar
LIFE ALOUD SOUNDS of FABLES RE-PLAYED
February 5 - 26, 2017Elizabeth Mputu: Rest assured, LIFE ALOUD SOUNDS of FABLES RE-PLAYED
Guided meditation + tincture workshop with artist:
Sunday, February 5th, 3-4 PM (RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org)
Housewarming, shoes off.
Herbs like lavender n rose n their oils.
nkisis: 3 total
Host of hosts.
potpourri-- make sure.
(wire) stand secure
N grime, cemented down.
flowers -- more, make.
filled with water,
4 bleeding, rose napkins.
Then you's n we's in miles in shoes,
i use n fuse abuse n brooms.
Mop fueds of fluids forbid for bids,
tip toe 'tween wuts hid n rid.
Cracks yts of Egg of shells of sea
redeemed 4 mom 4sake 4 me...Home?
Socially, realities e-vited,
A reimagining of modern domestic afro-mysticism as resistance in an age of cyber warfare and xenophobia.
Projected CyberSerenity works include "5 elemental breaths 2 relieve Ur FB stress" (2016) and "Anti-police Brutality and Remembrance Guided Meditation" (2016) created in association with Tabita Rezaire's virtual healers collective "Seneb," among other exercises. Visual works by artists Xena Ellison, Mx Angel, and Parker Bright will also be on view as part of the exhibition.
A live interactive performance by the artist combined with a workshop on holistic self care and the internet as a tool to sustain these habits within your community will be presented the day of opening from 3-4 PM. (Please RSVP to email@example.com so we can reserve tincture supplies for you.)
ELIZABETH MPUTU. BALL OF TENSION. HYPERBOLIC.
ONLINE IS NOT A SAFE SPACE BUT U CAN MAP OUT YOUR OWN TERRAIN BRAVELY. FREE EDUCATION THRU FORUM ADULT PLAY TIME IN CYBER UTOPIAS AS ESTABLISHED BY “CLICKS AND ENTERS” “CLICKS AND ENTERS” AS ACTIVISM/ACTIONISM, ACTIVATING N STIMULATING ALTERNATE REALITIES N POSSIBILITIES HEALING CENTERS. ONLINE PRESENCE AS A MECHANISM 4 CENTERING POLITICAL IDENTITY N DRAWING ENERGY TOWARDS THE PRESERVATION OF UR KIND. GROUNDATION. SEEDING. BLEEDING OUT WEN UR NET WORTH’S OVERSHARING/ NETWORKS OVERBEARING/DEMANDING STILL US IN A MACHINE, QUEERING NORMATIVE STANDARDS OF EXISTING. REFRESHING PAGES. REFRESHING. NEW AGES. REFRESHING. OPTIONS. SELECTIVITY NEW WINDOWS. OPEN.NEW PERSPECTIVES.