Hayley Silverman’s “Dog Plays,” an ongoing series in which a cast of untrained dogs take on the role of characters from a range of pop-culture texts, disrupt the canon of identities traditionally represented in Hollywood as they are re-inhabited by animals. Calling on artifacts ranging from Richard Linklater films, to science-fiction thrillers, to Depression-era musicals that rhapsodize class difference, these performances investigate how our understanding of narrative, authority and identity transforms when we project stories,… [read more »]
The rate of updates and notifications required of society, from media outlets to social networks, is stressful to say the least. Using alert sounds and trigger words against an original piece of repetitive music, Dalton Caldwell and Fatima Al Qadiri seek to meditate on the environment of constant updates.
Created as part of Rhizome’s Seven on Seven