Archive for the ‘artworks’ Category

figure ground (performance)

FIGURE GROUND is a movement and media work performed at Eden’s Expressway in SoHo NYC as part of movement research’s Open Performance Series. This video is documentation of its first performance. The work is based on the Second Tableau (The Sacrifice) of the Joffrey Ballet/Millicent Hodson’s 1987 reconstruction of the “original” Nijinsky choreography/Roerich costume and […]

figure ground (video)

video projection for our performance as part of movement research’s open performance series. Video Materials: original and found sound and video. Found Video: Festa Della Bruna Les 100 ans du Sacre du Printemps par le théâtre Mariinski My second best SuperHyperCube run, so far US soldiers getting manicures Len Lye’s Tusalava Found Audio: Beethoven Op. […]

place and borrow

Realized in a re-purposed bank in Detroit, Place and Borrow is an interactive performance work for actor and media. The piece was developed for G. Louise Cooper, who gave the performance and installed the work in the multidisciplinary art space Grand on River as part of MicroMacro Art Biome (catalogue pdf). The video was shot […]

combining them by rules into what becomes

found footage original text and audio


original footage.

culture incorporated

video: public domain archival footage audio: former founding Executive Director and President of Creative Capital

two daiquiris withdrew into a corner

Poetry: John Berryman reading (University of Iowa in 1968) Dream Song #16, excerpt, from 77 Dream Songs. Henry’s pelt was put on sundry walls where it did much resemble Henry and them persons was delighted. Especially his long & glowing tail by all them was admired, and visitors. They whistled: This is it! Golden, whilst […]


Footage captured by Selina Doroshenko during a Maya + Rouvelle artist talk/performance at MICA’s Graduate Studios Salon in Baltimore. Audio: John Berryman reading Dream Song #14.


three derivando

Composed from fragments of other maya+rouvelle pieces, documentation and experiments, Derivando is an ongoing series of works in sound and image that are a confluence and slippage of times and processes. These works are best experienced through headphones. derivando: tumble derivando: roam derivando: wend