Healing Properties

2019

site-specific pop up exhibition and sculptural installation featuring projections, recycled materials, sculpture and sound

dimensions variable

created at Chapel Theatre, Milwaukie, Oregon

 

video and photo credit: Mario Gallucci

sound

Statement Materials for the exhibition included:

 

Definition of Property | Properties

 

  1. a building, buildings or land belonging to

  2. an attribute, quality, or characteristic of something

  3. a thing or things belonging to

  4. old-fashioned term for prop

  5.                      

 

 

Definition of Heal | Healing

 

  1. The process of becoming healthy or sound (again)

  2. Alleviate

  3. Correct or put right (an undesirable situation)

  4.  

 

 

2019 Reading List

Braiding Sweetgrass, Robin Wall Kimmerer

Gathering Moss, Robin Wall Kimmerer

The Hidden Life of Trees,  Peter Wohlleben

Becoming Animal, David Abram

Undermining, Lucy Lippard

Soft Science, Franny Choi

Monsters I Have Been, Kenji C. Liu

Other Words for Grief, Lisa Marie Rollins

The Revolutionary Genius of Plants..., Stephen Mancuso

 

 

 

List of Artwork by Kathryn Cellerini Moore included in Healing Properties

 

 

They Call for the Rain by Mimicking the Sound

2018

unedited video

duration: 30 second loop

location: Woodside, CA

dimensions: variable

 

Poppy Field

2016

documentation of performance with handmade poppies created from mom’s clothing and locally sourced branches

video duration: 5:17

performance duration: approximately 50 minutes

location: Summer Lake, OR

dimensions: variable

 

 

Mud Pie: An Effigy

2017-2018

video projection

duration: 40:17

location: Salem, OR

dimensions: variable

 

 

To Saunter with Greens (working title)

2019

unedited video

duration: 30 second loop

location: Milwaukie, OR

dimensions: variable

 

 

She

2018

plaster, recycled fabrics, locally sourced redwood branches (fallen), locally sourced fencing, lights, newspaper

created in resdience at Djerassi Artist Residence Program in Woodside, CA

 

 

 

The Tulip Tree (working title)

2019

plaster, recycled fabrics, locally sourced branch (fallen), led lights, crystal, acrylic medium, glitter, fencing

location: Milwaukie, OR

 

 

Soundtrack is derivative of the following CC sources:

 

 

Title: Alien Creatures
Uploaded: 05.21.09
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Mike Koenig

 

Title: UFO Landing
Uploaded: 03.13.13
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Sonidor

 

Title: Alien Spaceship UFO
Uploaded: 5.04.18
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Daniel Simion

 

Title: Spacecraft Hatch Opening
Uploaded: 01.02.10
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Mike Koenig

 

Title: Chamber Decompressing
Uploaded: 01.04.10
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Mike Koenig

 

Title: Water Drops
Uploaded: 5.1.17
License: Attribution 3.0
Recorded by Daniel Simion

 

 

With Gratitude to Randel Moore, Jessica Latham, Josh Latham, Amanda Triplett, and Chapel Theatre