Projects

**page under renovation!**
Tessa’s past work with Makeshift can be viewed on archived sites www.makeshift.work & www.makeshift.work/journal

… & MEANWHILE LINKS TO SELECTED PROJECTS ELABORATED ELSEWHERE ON THE INTERNETS:


www.oumopo.com/extinctionclub

Extinction Club Reading Group / ‘The Celestial Emporium of Benevolent Knowledge: An Incomplete Inventory of Extinctions in the People’s Republic of China
2018 – ongoing
Institute for Provocation / Black Sesame Space, Beijing

>> Reading group, solo exhibition and work-in-progress


www.welikelichen.space 

The T. Rudzinskaitė Memorial Amateur Lichenologists Society 
(with Sumugan Sivanesan)
2018 – ongoing
Nida Art Colony, Lithuania & Växjö, Sweden

>> Society with events and activities


www.noactionnospace.org

(no)action(no)space 
(with Laura Bernhardt, Michl Schmidt, Haseeb Ahmed, Christoph Knoth, Hannah Perner-Wilson & Guests)
2016 – ongoing
Akademie Schloss Solitude, Bodensee, Berlin & elsewhere

>> Symposions + digital publication (forthcoming)


www.planbienen.net
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Plan Bienen
(with Sumugan Sivanesan)
2014 – 15
Art Laboratory Berlin & ZK/U (Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik), Berlin

>> Honey exchange network, commemorative Notgeld, exhibitions, performance-lectures, publications etc.


www.making-time.net

Making Time
(with various collaborators)
2011 – ongoing
Various locations including: Artspace Visual Arts Centre, Sydney (2014), Performance Space / Eveleigh Markets, Sydney (2013) / ANTI festival, Kuopio, Finland (2012)

>> Travelling food preserving kitchen

News posts on Making Time


⟴ yurtempire.com [website down, info at http://bekconroy.com/portfolio/yurt-empire/]

Yurt Empire
(with 23 collaborators)
2012 – 14
Various locations, Sydney

>> Rogue housing project and site-specific encounter. And a map.

News posts on Yurt Empire


⟴ www.kaurioke.com [website down, info at http://www.makeshift.work/journal/?cat=169]

Kauri-oke!
(with Karl Khoe as Makeshift)
2013
5th Auckland Triennial ‘if you were to live here…’, Fresh Gallery / Otara MarketsAuckland

>> Homemade kauri karaoke machine and public events


⟴ http://zettelakrai.wordpress.com/

Futurecraft Institute Akrai
2013
Akrai residency, Palazzolo Acreide / Museo del Viaggiatori, Sicily

>> Performances, video and works on paper


www.oumopo.com/afterdawes

Tilting at Windmills
(with Jennifer Hamilton)
2013
The Rocks Windmill, The Rocks, Sydney

>> Durational inhabitation

News posts on Tilting at Windmills