Trees Encountered Previously

Day with Old Tjikko 

On 14 May 2019 I spent a day together with Old Tjikko, the spruce tree growing on Fulufjället in Sweden, recording a moment with the tree every hour between 10.30 and 19.30. The material is edited into several videos: Day with Old Tjikko 1 (17 min. 45 sec.), Day with Old Tjikko 2 (19 min. 35 sec.), Day with Old Tjikko (3 min. 52 sec.), and Old Tjikko (6 min. 42 sec.), as well as the two-channel installation Day with Old Tjikko a & b (15 min. 44 sec.).

Day with a Juniper

On 3 August 2019 I spent a day with a juniper on Utö, Finland, performing for camera every hour between 7 am and 9 pm. This material was edited into Day with a Juniper 1 and 2 (à 21 min 56 sec.) and Day with a Juniper 2 (long) (72 min 20 sec) and Day with a Juniper 2 (with text), which includes the recorded notes as a voice over.

Dear Olive Tree / With an Olive Tree

On 19th December I spent some time with an ancient olive tree (no 968) in La Foia d'Ulldecona, first writing, then posing with my back to the camera on tripod and finally looking closely via a moving camera. The material is edited into the videos Dear Olive Tree (19 min), Examining an Olive Tree (19 min) and With an Olive Tree (19 min).

With Ancient Olive Trees

On 20 December 2019 I spent some time with ancient olive trees near la Ermita del Remei in Alcanar. The videos edited of the sessions are With Olive Tree 765 (4 min 50 sec), With Olive Tree 767 (4 min 29 sec), With Olive Tree 770 (4 min 3 sec), With Olive Tree 1432 a (4 min 23 sec), With Olive Tree 1432 b (4 min 17 sec), With Olive Tree 2137 (4 min 27 sec) and With Olive Tree 4403 (5 min 9 sec).

Dear Ficus Macrophylla

On Christmas day 25 December 2019 I visited a Ficus Macrophylla in the Parque de Canalejas in Alicante and recorded my writing next to it as well as some material of its trunk. The videos are called Dear Ficus Macrophylla I (19 min 30 sec), Around Ficus Macrophylla I (2 min 25 sec) and the split screen video Ficus Macrophylla I (2 min 11 sec).

Dear Ficus Macrophylla II

On 27 December I visited a Ficus Macrophylla in the Parque Gabriel Miró in Alicante and recorded my writing next to it as well as walking around it. The videos are called Dear Ficus Macrophylla II (14 min 13 sec), Dear Ficus Macrophylla II (mix) (14 min 35 sec) and Around Ficus Macrophylla II (3 min 55 sec).

La Farga d L'Arion

On 21 December I visited the oldest olive tree in the region together with a tourist group at the Arion estate. The material is edited into La Farga de L'Arion (5 min 20 sec).

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