Don’t Be Tempted

Off-Center Gallery, Missoula MT, February 2018. Hand-carved photographic film, darkroom clips, fishing line, opaque projector, pollen, performance. Dimensions variable.

 

Environmental ethics graduate student Rebecca Korf  reads narrative accounts regarding 30 deadly plants. Projector bulb heats pollen on a glass slide, burning it throughout the performance and spreading its aroma and symptoms throughout the space.