Camera operation for performance of Katrina Reid’s “Sub(urban) Archives” on Heather Hart’s rooftop sculpture “Oracle of the Twelve Tenses” at the Queens Museum. Livestreamed on November 21, 2020. Original livestream here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQYIHsBba4Y&ab_channel=QueensMuseum
“A journey of movement and sound, Sub(Urban) Archives invites us to consider the interplay between memory and migration. From the personal to the collective, how might we move to (re)member? This activation by Katrina Reid, is performed on and around Heather Hart’s rooftop sculpture Oracle of the Twelve Tenses at the Queens Museum.
Katrina Reid is a dancer and performing artist based in New York, by way of Georgia. They anchor their research in improvisation and devising physical landscapes from text. Her work has been presented at Issue Project Room, Knockdown Center (Sunday Service), the Current Sessions, AUNTS (NYU Skirball & Beach Sessions), Cocoon Theatre, Studio 26 Gallery, BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, Dance Chance Atlanta, Florida A&M University, and as a 2016-2017 Dancing While Black Fellow (Angela’s Pulse/BAX). Katrina has been a part of projects by NIC Kay, Phillip Howze, Emily Johnson, David Thomson, Okwui Okpokwasili and Peter Born, Jonathan González, Marguerite Hemmings, Megan Byrne, and Third Rail Projects, among others.”