DAPHNE CNEORUM, SOMETHING THERE NEEDS TO THRIVE

 

Hand-dye natural pigments on textile, sound work, analogue photography, text, publication




CHAN Contemporary Art Association

12th of March – 6th of May 2014

 

 

Daphne Cneorum pigment copy

 

 series of 10 hand-dye natural pigments (from different plants and berries) on textile;  digital maps transferred into color shades made of a dye obtained by plants and berriesvariable dimensions, 2014

Drawn from archival material, the audio track ‘Daphne Cneorum, Something There Needs to Thrive’ outlines several situations of forced displacement and land grabbing, emphasizing the position of women, mainly in the foreground of most conflicts in environmental activism.

 

project supported by OCA, Office for Contemporary Art, Norway

 


 

SOUND WORK

Daphne Cneorum

sound installation duration 29′