Julia Stoops (NZ coordinator)
The Olshonsky Gallery, Washington, D.C. (Washington Project for the Arts)
A series of live simultaneous performances connected by telephone around the world. Using fax and phone, led by Cheryl Casteen and Charles Flickinger at Artspace Gallery, Auckland the work included a live jam and storytelling with participants in NZ and USA. Explored themes of environmental degradation.
The single of the Hallelujah Picasso’s `Snakesman’s Cry’ was performed live down the telephone to a crowded art gallery in Washington D.C.
Julia Stoops. “BurnTime: Communication Between the Hemispheres”, Art New Zealand #60 Spring, 1991.
T.J. McNamara. “Artists Unite for Ecology” New Zealand Herald (including reproduction) May 30, 1991.