Saturday, May 19, 2018
5:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
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Simone Johnson's performance piece emanate explores her personal inquiry of and journey through various expressions of source. The reception begins at 5:00 p.m. with a performance at 6:00 p.m. Buy tickets at PASSemanate.bpt.me.
Johnson also invites others to experience elements of her creative process in a participatory workshop on May 26 where participants will play with the imagination as source.
About the artist
Simone Johnson is a Staten Island-based collaborative movement and visual artist. She is currently exploring plant life, water, and food sovereignty. Simone has a deep interest in exploring and developing experimental, collaborative, community-building and healing processes connected to community dance practice. She also aspires to one day be a nomadic, dancing, plant/fungi medicine making, desert sky gazing, mycelium growing, infused honey making, flower loving, cooking from scratch, fire tending farmer-seedkeeper.
Recent works include “Soil and Seed” performed at Movement for the People Dance Company’s 2017 Winter Intensive Studio Showing, “zero waste talismans: compost altar #3” presented at “Trash Capsules: Archives of Illness, Food and Diaspora”, a performance and visual art event curated by Kiera Bono and Alex Enzo Hope, and a number of works with cre-a-tion dance collective, including “Global Water Dances”, “Eos” and performing in the Apres Avant Garde Festival on the Staten Island Ferry and in front of the Whitehall Terminal, organized by the Dey de Dada Performance Art Collective.