She Labor Shadow's Source
She Labor Shadow's Source

Installation view, 2014. Columbia College Chicago.

How does language, culture, and the body intersect within the landscape? How does art act outside the gallery?

The sculptures shifted every day for the 21 day installation. Viewers were invited to touch and move the installation. An approach to dismiss the importance of the gallery and the artist's control. Like weather patterns or unforeseen events while outside. Photo Credit: Kellen Stanley

Contemplative Loop
Contemplative Loop

Performance, handmade paper, sound and video installation, 2013.

Photo credit: Leo Selvaggio

Contemplative Loop
Contemplative Loop

Performance, handmade paper, sound and video installation, 2013.

Photo credit: Leo Selvaggio

Peripatetic Residency
Peripatetic Residency

Durational performance still, 2017

Several multi-day self-supported bicycle trips, visiting various ghost towns and heritage sites near Missoula, MT as part of Ford-Terry’s Peripatetic Residency.

Photo Credit: Whitney Ford-Terry

(New)Explorers Conversation on Art and Place
(New)Explorers Conversation on Art and Place

Artist Alex Borgen leads a conversation about land use, exploration, and creative practice in Missoula, MT. The conversation was the capstone to two durational moving art events with curator Whitney Ford-Terry. The event were several multi-day self-supported bicycle trips, visiting various ghost towns and heritage sites near Missoula, MT as part of Ford-Terry’s Peripatetic Residency.

Photo credit: Whitney Ford-Terry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Installation, handmade paper, wood, poetry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Installation, handmade paper, wood, poetry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Outdoor Projection Test No. 1
Outdoor Projection Test No. 1

As part of the Bring Your Own Beamer Event, video installation, performance, and handmade paper, 2013. Handmade paper and video performance, 2013

Collaboration with Sid Branca and Kate Morgan for Bring Your Own Beamer Chicago 2013.

Outdoor Projection Test No. 1
Outdoor Projection Test No. 1

Handmade paper and video performance, 2013

Collaboration with Sid Branca and Kate Morgan for Bring Your Own Beamer Chicago 2013.

paper swimming stills
paper swimming stills

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming
paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming
paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming
paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

Paper Swimming Residue
Paper Swimming Residue

performance residue

handmade paper

Paper Swimming Residue
Paper Swimming Residue

handmade paper, 2013

Chronology of Water
Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Columbia College Chicago, 2013

Photo credit: Jenna Rodriguez

Chronology of Water
Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Lake Michigan, Chicago, 2012

Photo Credit: Jenna Rodriguez

Chronology of Water
Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Lake Michigan, Chicago, 2012

Photo credit: Jenna Rodriguez

She Labor Shadow's Source
Contemplative Loop
Contemplative Loop
Peripatetic Residency
(New)Explorers Conversation on Art and Place
Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Unheard Voices of the Landscape
Outdoor Projection Test No. 1
Outdoor Projection Test No. 1
paper swimming stills
paperswimming
paperswimming
paperswimming
Paper Swimming Residue
Paper Swimming Residue
Chronology of Water
Chronology of Water
Chronology of Water
She Labor Shadow's Source

Installation view, 2014. Columbia College Chicago.

How does language, culture, and the body intersect within the landscape? How does art act outside the gallery?

The sculptures shifted every day for the 21 day installation. Viewers were invited to touch and move the installation. An approach to dismiss the importance of the gallery and the artist's control. Like weather patterns or unforeseen events while outside. Photo Credit: Kellen Stanley

Contemplative Loop

Performance, handmade paper, sound and video installation, 2013.

Photo credit: Leo Selvaggio

Contemplative Loop

Performance, handmade paper, sound and video installation, 2013.

Photo credit: Leo Selvaggio

Peripatetic Residency

Durational performance still, 2017

Several multi-day self-supported bicycle trips, visiting various ghost towns and heritage sites near Missoula, MT as part of Ford-Terry’s Peripatetic Residency.

Photo Credit: Whitney Ford-Terry

(New)Explorers Conversation on Art and Place

Artist Alex Borgen leads a conversation about land use, exploration, and creative practice in Missoula, MT. The conversation was the capstone to two durational moving art events with curator Whitney Ford-Terry. The event were several multi-day self-supported bicycle trips, visiting various ghost towns and heritage sites near Missoula, MT as part of Ford-Terry’s Peripatetic Residency.

Photo credit: Whitney Ford-Terry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Installation, handmade paper, wood, poetry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Installation, handmade paper, wood, poetry

Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Unheard Voices of the Landscape

Installation and Interactive Conversation held at Central Oregon Community College as part of National Poetry Month, 2018.

Outdoor Projection Test No. 1

As part of the Bring Your Own Beamer Event, video installation, performance, and handmade paper, 2013. Handmade paper and video performance, 2013

Collaboration with Sid Branca and Kate Morgan for Bring Your Own Beamer Chicago 2013.

Outdoor Projection Test No. 1

Handmade paper and video performance, 2013

Collaboration with Sid Branca and Kate Morgan for Bring Your Own Beamer Chicago 2013.

paper swimming stills

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

paperswimming

Video still from Paper Swimming Performance

Handmade paper swim performance, 2012

Video: Kellen Stanley

Paper Swimming Residue

performance residue

handmade paper

Paper Swimming Residue

handmade paper, 2013

Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Columbia College Chicago, 2013

Photo credit: Jenna Rodriguez

Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Lake Michigan, Chicago, 2012

Photo Credit: Jenna Rodriguez

Chronology of Water

Interactive Installation at Lake Michigan, Chicago, 2012

Photo credit: Jenna Rodriguez

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