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SiteWorks: San Francisco performance 1969-85

La Mamelle Arts Center, 3rd Floor, 70 12th Street at Market

Linda Montano, Learning to Talk (9th-14th November 1976)

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I lived in a classroom as five different people, changing clothes everyday. A video camera monitored my events and projected the image to the next room.

Each day I made a three hour drawing as a different person.

I was silent during the event. [….]

CHARACTERS: from LEARNING TO TALK

1 Lamar Breton 1st Chakra Sexuality
2 Sister Rose Augustine 2nd Chakra Security
3 Kay Pryor 3rd Chakra Courage
4 Linda Lee 4th Chakra Love
5 Dr. Jane Gooding 5th Chakra Communication
6 Nadia Grozmolov 6th Chakra Bliss
7 Hilda Mahler 7th Chakra Union
8 La Padma 8th Chakra Union
(Montano 1981, pages unnumbered)

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