Figure8 (2021)

Durational performance & Installation

Articulate project space, Sydney, Australia
2-22 March 2021

Tai-Chi Ch’uan book by C.K. Chen, 1973
cotton string
timber frame
graphite / red 
projection: video uploaded by taijispirit1
Yang Style Taijiquan 108 form 1 of 3

I enter new territory; tracing and retracing the footsteps of those before,
of those who reside in my internal homeland. Call it muscle memory, or
perhaps merely muscle inscribed.

A dance of energy translated across centuries, oceans, languages.
What is it, here, today, translating through me?