Author Archives: jenniferakkermans

Ephemeral Home (The Last Post)

This is a partial video of the work we showed for the Open House in Blairmore, and at the Blueprint Gallery in Lethbridge.  It is a house we constructed out of scrap lumber, covered with white cotton, and projected images onto. … Continue reading

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Arts Days in Lethbridge

We showed our house at Blueprint Records as part of Lethbridge’s Art Days.  Here is Latifa installing the sound component of the work. It was great to see all that was going on in the community for the Art’s Days … Continue reading

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Finally Home!

So we’re home now.  Alberta Arts Days in Lethbridge was fun!  Mike was great for letting us stay with him for the night. I will post more when I can find my camera in all the chaos of coming home.

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Wedge Mountain

Today, we climbed a mountain.  A volcano, actually.  It was humungous, and slippery, slippery, slippery!  We survived and didn’t get eaten by bears. We were looking for geodes, because the hiker’s guide said they can be found there.  We didn’t … Continue reading

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The artist at work.

I felt a bit creepy last night, filming Latifa as she worked.  Here’s the video!

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White House. Er, I mean….

So I think we’ve decided on “Ephemeral Home” as our title. Latifa says, “It’s our ephemeral home, but it’s our ephemeral home. It speaks literally and figuratively.” We used a title generator to get things rolling, as we we feeling … Continue reading

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Open House Clarification

It has come to our attention that there’s a bit of confusion about the date of our evening Open House…. the correct time and date is Thursday the 29th, of September, 7:30 t0 10PM, at the Gushul Studio in Blairmore. … Continue reading

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