Dawn Watson

Visual storyteller
   
The Book of May Be
Nationality: American
Biography: After twenty-five years as a professional dancer,  Dawn Watson shifted her artistic practice to photography. Watson’s photographic renderings continue to explore form, space, light, movement and story telling, just as she did as a... read on
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The Book of May Be
Credits: visura
Date of Work: 12/31/69 - 12/31/69
Updated: 12/11/17

As if waking from a dream state, The Book of May Be explores the shifting nature of memory. This diminutive body of work, nested in a slipcase and wrapper, is a series of 2 x 2 inch diptychs, each in conversation. These images reference an old film strip, collaged from bits and pieces of story, sounds, smells, places and people creating a visual tone poem. Though we think of life as linear, it is always in a flow state, shape-shifting as in a lucid dream where time and place converge out of sequence and clouded recall.  

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By Dawn Watson —

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holding, still

By Dawn Watson — I am a hunter and gatherer, a holder of things that bring beauty and nature into my home. Referencing..
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Witness

By Visura — The time is 5AM on a late summer morning, at the change of seasons when the earth is warm and the air is..
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Message from GRACE

By Dawn Watson — Message from GRACE: Imaginings of an Altered World Orbiting in space, NASA's GRACE (Gravity Recovery..
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