toward photosynthesis

live performance and guided practice


toward photosynthesis is a quiet, guided practice which considers possible relationships between photosynthesis, misogyny, and economies of production.


Originally performed as part of aper_ture: admitting the light, a series of new works by the collaborative group _ture, which includes Marissa Lee Benedict, Meghan Moe Beitiks, and Liz Ensz, and Lindsey french. MCA Live, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, November 22, 2016.

Performed again for Excercises in Receptivity, an event with Kamau Patton in conjunction with Post/Natural, curated by Kayla Anderson at the Special Collections in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Images by Ji Yang, and the SAIC Special Collections