“Breathing and many ‘varieties of speech’ (i.e. prayer, song, whispers, cries, etc.) are phenomenologically related”

Going Aerial: Air, Art, Architecture. Monica Bakke


Collecting Breath is a series of attempts to collect my breath onto a pane of glass. By either breathing, humming, crying, yelling, whispering, or singing, I recorded the mark that was left after doing so. In video format, the breath slowly dissipates until there is nothing left.



displayed on two video monitors played out of sync in order to compare.

| 2016