In February Lena attended one of the organized events in the series Artists and Curators Talking curated by Sonya Dyer and organized by a-n and Axis. Hospitality event was hosted at East Street Arts and it was chaired by Nuno Sacramento, Director of Scottish Sculpture Workshop. Jeanne Van Heeswijk discussed the amazing Blue House project.
Podcast of the Hospitality discussion – Lena’s talk on audio starts at 1: 04: 15
In November Lena talked about the Institute and ‘The Family and it Discontents’ at Chelsea Theatre, part of Being Seen, Being Heard Symposium at the Sacred Festival. Family performances and family residencies were discussed.
We contributed to Not If But When: Culture Beyond Oil a new publication which examines the relationship between art and oil with Anti-BP song by Neal, Gabriel and Sid.
We contributed to the Ashden Directory which brings together thinking around environmentalism and performing arts. Together with other artists we considered some new metaphors for sustainability.