NOTES AND PARTICIPANTS' COMMENTS, TWO OPEN SESSIONS between 13:00–16:00
9/5 have you tried to store foam in vacuum to prevent it from breaking and diluting
9/5 meditative and contemplative aspects of staring at the foam while listening to three pages of text read out live. makes you dwell in the subject discussed in a deeply meaningful way
9/5 perhaps to be tested: reflecting you or the persons by the foam “as in inside a bubble”
9/5 when was foam invented?
what is the origin of foam?
who did the first human-made or synthetic foams and why?
9/5 to be tested in various ways… dramaturgies of presenting artistic research or a working session
9/5 layers of contemplation
…looking at the foam by the acquarium around the round table, alone or together with others
…temporality, a long while of contemplation (first without/before the text, then with the text)
…focusing on the actual foam staged on the pavilion vs looking at recorded clips of the process
9/5 how to deal with the beauty of foam
9/5 what will be the next stage – if there going to be a next phase? is there going to be an “end product” (exhibition or something similar)?