Collaborative and Cross-Disciplinary Texts


Here Then, Today by Laura Christensen & Christine Poreba

Process Notes Laura Christiansen on Collaboration In my artwork, I paint on found portraits and snapshots, cancelling parts of images and conjuring new illusions– all of which are further recreated when combined with a poem. I invited Marjorie Thomsen and Christine Poreba to write in response to my work. These […]


To Float, To Breathe, To Hear (After John Cage) by Laura Christensen & Marjorie Thomsen

Process Notes Laura Christensen on Collaboration In my artwork, I paint on found portraits and snapshots, cancelling parts of images and conjuring new illusions– all of which are further recreated when combined with a poem. I invited Marjorie Thomsen and Christine Poreba to write in response to my work. These […]


from Arillus a Flora: “Monarda didyma/American Beebalm” by Mara Adamitz Scrupe

    ______________________________________________________     Mara Adamitz Scrupe is a poet and visual artist. She has created significant bodies of work in as a poet, in artists’ books, sculpture, installation, and in social practice. Her awards include the National Endowment for the Arts/CEC ArtsLink fellowship, the District of Columbia (Washington, […]


In the Permanent Collection by Mary-Kim Arnold

A Process Note I’ve taken to watching everything with the closed captioning turned on. I’ve started to imagine scenes in real life with that kind of commentary running beneath it. It’s probably obvious but I’ve also been thinking a lot about institutional language and how it serves to obfuscate the […]