Hamilton Perambulatory Unit’s Strata Walk in Memphis. Sounds of Memp[his]. By David Ben Shannon.
Strata-Walk in Memphis, with Hamilton Perambulatory Unit. Repeats of diagrams and grids in doorways and windows. I was interested in the ways in which these doors and windows exemplified within an urban space the gentrification ongoing in Memphis. … Read More
by Donna Akrey Participants were asked to take photographs of any thing they found on our walk that could be conceived as a sculpture-that is—could be exhibited in another context (gallery or public space) and possibly be believed to be … Read More
For these strata walks—-I asked my Sculpture students from Brock University in St Catharines Ontario to go on three directed walks. The first two where around a city block in downtown St. Catharines close to our studio and the last … Read More
The HPU’s Strata-Walk begins with a series of prompts or instructions that are designed to develop the art of noticing as a process of mapping the strata of place. The metaphor of stratigraphy allows the use of many diverse kinds … Read More