Author Archives: Taimara

On/Off

Saturday, August 16, 2014 It’s nice to have a lazy morning. I’m realizing that I am spending much more time online while being based in this room. It’s good for ease of Skype communication, and I think it’ll be good … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Assumption

Friday, August 15, 2014 Today is the feast day of Our Lady of the Assumption, a holiday in Belo Horizonte. As I walked back home from the workshop last night (with Joicinele, a young woman from the workshop) the streets … Continue reading

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Day 1 : Impulso, Fluxo e Vibração

Thursday, August 14, 2014 What a great and full day here. I spent a lot of time talking with Daniella and hanging out with Steffania. Pilar was preparing for her trip and I basically had a studio day for scanning … Continue reading

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Lobby Construction & Street Vendor

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 I got up just before 8 am, folded my laundry and now am drinking lime water pondering my next move, which will likely be: shower, breakfast, studio. It looks like another beautiful day and I’m very … Continue reading

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Studio day

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 It feels REALLY GOOD to be here at the studio. I got in just after 11am (yoga today) and imagine we’ll work until about 2pm or so before heading for lunch and to take the clothes … Continue reading

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Excursion 7: Ups and downs

Monday, August 11, 2014 This pen has served me very well – facilitating so many notes throughout the trip and even helped to write the names of 100 residents of Isidoro (who will likely be evicted from their homes today) … Continue reading

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India to Pampulha

Saturday, August 9, 2014 It’s really important for me to focus long enough to bring something to conclusion. My mind tends to jump around a lot and when I have 20 things I’ve started, but don’t get to finish one … Continue reading

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Excursion 6: Water, water everywhere!

Friday, August 8, 2014 Putting away dishes in the morning. Movement, gestures. Every moment is a meditation. Each action a dance. Perhaps this time here is really a way to collect these various forms of documenting which I’m already doing … Continue reading

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Studio space experiments

Thursday, August 7, 2014 Pilar and I had a good talk discussion and work session that helped me to process and conceptualize a bit what we’re doing individually and collectively. I’m trying to be comfortable in my own skim and … Continue reading

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Excursion 5: Crashes

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 I‘m realizing that the biggest thing with the gopro is to slow down. The act of filming is the act of living. If we race through it, we don’t have a chance to enjoy it. The … Continue reading

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