ANSWER: to transform old structures including: local and global over-production and resource use the illusion of separateness within our skin / sense of encapsulated and isolated selves individual habit-patterns + responses also alienation / isolation
old reused local from a time before vinyl or aluminum when someone got out the brush and made efforts to help the wood last longer. in my neighbourhood the housingstock decays in mouldy raincoast winter. Nothing on the northside dries nothing on the southside stays fresh
sometimes it’s hard for me to see the links between the intention of my art work and what is the outcome? yet ripples expand outwards even if today this work does not feel important
how will the effects of my actions surely carry on with or without me in this life and beyond? this is an important and central question.
this is also a helpful long time non-linear view of creative practice.
i’ve also said before that PRACTICE: to repeat and renew effort regularly is important. with practice my creative muscles gets stronger. i see opportunities. i feel braver to grab hold of them.