“what i do, what does it do for other people? (and is that enough?)” NC
“do you really need to make a show about that” NC
“if you’re a more intelligent community that you can be a better advocate to beyond the community” NC
“there’s so much to be done, i’m excited” NC
Nat Cursio is a choreographer and artist based in Melbourne. We speak about:
why it’s called wombat radio
where is the wisdom
having other things in life beyond dance
is contemporary art only ever colonising new things?
does contemporary practise have anything?
spending time together without talking
physical endeavours being humbling
shaping relationship to self
climate and environmental science
new knowledge systems
artistic practise or social practise
constructs can be leveraged by context
“what are digressions really?” MC
where am i needed?
at what point are we abandoning our own culture?
30 years in the past and the future
getting better at dialogue
heavy handed authorship
hierarchy of words against movement
spending more time with animals and what is knowing to them?
education and indoctrination
movement system as a knowledge system
normal and taboo
the Reverse Mentoring project
the BLOKES project
John Newtans – Rusdan College