here are some images from the ceremonial inaugural activities that took place in november 2014. these halprin-inspired RSVP cycle workshops were commissioned by the graham foundation in chicago, in conjunction with their lawrence and anna halprin exhibition, and marked the changing of hands at salmon creek farm from one community to another.
fritz leads a discussion about the score for the day, “redwood village II”
gathering and working the materials
khalil in his temporary home
solange, former SFC resident
charlie with such a great attitude despite the fact that the blackberry bush won
most of the existing structures at SFC are named after the communard who built them. this is cedar.
this is river.
this is one lucky dog.
leif in the orchard house kitchen helm, keeping everyone well-fed and inspired
on the second day of RSVP cycle workshops, we prepared for a formal gathering with the communards
charlie calls the meeting to order by blowing the original SFC conch
each community member shares an observation, past or present
family albums take on a new life when they come from a commune
ben and chelsea gather materials for an evening fire ring
on the last day, we journeyed down the coast and made a pit stop at the halprin’s sea ranch home on our way anna’s dance workshop in kentfield.