Costume as kin-making material

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This presentation aims to discuss and unfold costume strategies that build on ecofeminist Donna Haraway’s notion of ‘making kin’. As an artistic researcher, I advocate that awakening artistic curiosity and openness towards materialities is cultivated through co-creative practices of thinking-with ‘a host of companions in sympoietic’ (Haraway 2016: 31). Haraway argues that kinship is not a given but requires attention, perseverance, and care among humans (performers or wearers) and non-humans (costume understood as crafted vibrant matter). Kin-making is “becoming” together – a process where human bodies and more-than human materialities are equally valuable. In the context of costume, ‘making kin’ suggests a relational-sensible process that requires that humans are willing to listen to and be affected by the crafted vibrant materialities.
Originalspråkengelska
StatusUnpublished - 2023
EvenemangCROCUS meeting: materialitet - Inter Arts Center, Malmö, Sverige
Varaktighet: 2023 mars 172023 mars 17
https://www.iac.lu.se/events/crocus-network-meeting/

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SeminariumCROCUS meeting
Land/TerritoriumSverige
OrtMalmö
Period2023/03/172023/03/17
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