Part of the game of any research process is finding ways to test your one’s own thinking, understanding, biases1 and assumptions. The dancer Chrysa Parkinson posted a self-interview in 2011 as (I suspect) a way to develop and share her understanding:
It’s playful, lucid and direct, and such a useful example of a way for artists to interrupt their thinking or to draw a line under a period of practice or research.
Tip of the hat to my friend and colleague Scott deLahunta for sending me the video.
- I’ve written about cognitive biases here: https://simonkellis.wordpress.com/2018/03/25/cognitive-biases/ ↩