PROJECT: Create a short solo performance that expresses the role your natural object plays for you personally, or for society.
READ TO LIFE! Read any three chapters by the artists mentioned below.
Varied eco art approaches to performance include inviting discourse (Beuys); parading (Eke); foraging (Fournier); displaying naked bodies (Gelitin); replacing the artist with a robot (Gracie); lecturing in the nude (Hundertwasser); walking (Kaprow); collecting urine (Lee); conducting a ceremony (Red Earth); conducting an erotic rite (Schneemann); farming (Sherk); sinking into a lake (Starling).
PROJECT: Interact with it.
Create a short solo performance that expresses the role your natural object plays for you personally, or for society. For example, spiders evoke fear, pinecones remind you of camping trip, peanuts are a boring part of your diet, crystals evoke fortune-telling, etc.
MEDIUM: Your body interacting with the object that is your ‘natural wonder’ by dramatizing, reciting, or miming.