A collection of poetry about what feeds us, and an accompanying precursor: a two part performance installation created within the constraints of the 2019 Lenten season, an imtimate meal & installation utilizing banana leaves, and embroidered handmade paper.
with you & with you, 2019
A lyric essay about Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy” published in an edition of three handbound books, and excerpted in Ginger Magazine.
How to Hold a Knife, 2018
A lecture performance on grief and ecstasy.
vertical bar : closed bracket : open bracket : backslash, 2018
A publication exploring themes of trauma and healing created and produced through collaboration with the [Multitude] Residency (March-July, 2018) through The Overlook Place in Chicago, IL.
sediment is a series of experiments in time, memory, accumulation, and correspondence. In Spring of 2018, this project culminated in a ten day performative geological research trip on Route 66 from Chicago to Death Valley with collaborator Marie Ségolène.
salinity / don’t forget to cry, 2018
An 45 day long fiber experiment utilizing blue organza, salt, and water
lessons in memory prservation, 2017
Three part performance installation series exploring the materiality of memory, loss, and recollection
A Chorus to Ask, 2017
Interactive performative action and sonic experiment in disonnance and language
Performance in three movements, utilizing light and the body, depicting the embodiment of the life cycle of rice
Three video channel installation playing on processes of washing grief through performative actions with rice
A ritualistic offering to the sea, a meditation in reception and reflection, an homage to familial spiritual practice
An invitation to indulge, a call to feed our exquisite hunger, a hedonistic conjuring of desire and ritual, an experiment in time, space, and taste
A collaborative drag performance and a glass of Moscato between frenemies, Rikita and Divina
for the islands i've lost, the islands i've never known: imag(in)ing home in a queer diaspora, 2013-2015
A visualization of liminality, embodied in a hyper-meditated island, stranded in information space
manlalakbay ng kalawakan, 2013
A video collaboration and an attempt to account for the search for home