silkworm lessons on queer ecologies.

Welcome to the portfolio website of a multiespecies collaborative art lab, by Caro Novella.

School for Dance and Thought, Boston.

SLOW DOWN, SYNCH, SHED, ENTANGLE, HOLD, SOFTEN,

Silkworm colonies (2019-2022)

Cosensing aims at unsettling the lure of individualism by making silky gestures together. Imaginaries, somatic practices and silk technologies are tools to cultivate openness to being messy and radically soft. Silkworm lessons toward collective transformation.

What do SILKWORMS TEACH US About QUEER ECOLOGIES, MESSY TRANSITIONS and Synched RHYTHMS in pandemic times?

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Guiding lessons from silkworms.

textual inspirations

human stories over time

laboratories

timespace spent together

two decades

Caro Novella (PhD) is a catalan, white, transfeminist crip artist-mediator working across health, mutual aid, collaborative research/action and the somatic -movement arts. Currently lives in Ohlone lands with her chosen queer family, and enjoys dancing and making things with others.

I am taking the project on tour. If you want to play, are curious, or want to say hi, please get in touch.