I HAVE GROWN TALLER FROM STANDING WITH TREES
CLAUDIA COMTE - COPENHAGEN CONTEMPORARY
I Have Grown Taller from Standing with Trees, 2019 consisted of a 3-meter tall glazed ceramic, forty-five spruce tree trunks, regenerated nylon carpet and Trevira curtains in the frame of an installation conceptualised by acclaimed Swedish artist CLAUDIA COMPTE. The exhibition is accompanied by a multichannel soundscape composed by Egon Elliut as well as 3 choreographic performances thought the year 2019 by international choreographer Kiani del Valle. Act 1 consisted of a solo in witch Del Valle acted as a cyborg recreating movement gestures and abstract behavioural studies of 7 animals of the forest. Act 2 consisted of a workshop with none dancers that culminated with an open showing in front of an audience... Del Valle taught the student excepts of her solo from Act 1. And finally Act 3, an ensemble piece with 5 professional dancers based in Copenhagen, developing the idea of animal group behaviour, based on the understandings of pacs, families and migrational conditions.