Leslie McCue – 2019 Thread Residency Artist

Leslie Kachena McCue is a member of the Mississaugas of Curve Lake First Nation in Ontario, Canada. Leslie is an artist who also works freelance for various organizations in arts administration, facilitation, project coordination and curation. Her work is driven by her past, her passion to educate, and the motivation to empower others.  Leslie was selected …

Lisa Hirmer – 2019 Thread Residency Artist

Lisa Hirmer is an interdisciplinary artist who works across visual media (particularly photography), social practice, performance and occasionally writing. She is primarily concerned with collective relationships—that which exists between things, rather than simply in them—in communities and publics as well as in our relationships with the more-than-human world. In her public practice she explores the …

Welcome

This site/platform takes its name from a series of conversations that happened on January 26th, 2019. The conversations and performances that comprised On Breathing and Braiding were a continuation and an expansion of an on-going collaborative process between Elwood Jimmy and Vanessa Andreotti, through their shared work with Musagetes. Throughout 2018, their collaboration involved several …