EL Putnam

Artist-Philosopher




Dissolution

Dissolution

Border entanglements through the imagining and reimagining of Castle Roche in County Louth.



Quickening

Quickening

An embodied, photographic response to the Irish Border and re-conceptualisation of pregnancy as metaphor.



Quickening

Mutualism

Multi-species interdependency and the isolation of the maternal.



Quickening

Domestic Alchemy

Series of moving image and sound works relating to the home.



MilkDrunk

Milk Drunk

The intoxication of post-partum



Untitled (Vessel)

Untitled (Vessel)

A pregnant rejoinder to fetal ventriloquism.



Biopedagogy

Biopedagogy

An exploration of knowledge and automation in response to Joseph Beuys. Created in collaboration with Glenn Loughran.




Ember

Ember

Gestural entanglements of light and sound on the Winter Solstice. Created in collaboration with David Stalling.



Rendered

Rendered

Traces and erasure of the body using light and video.



Stakes in the Muck

Stakes in the Muck

An exploration Venice's architectural design as a metaphor for the precarity of artistic labour at the Venice Biennale.



DigitalBruit

Digital Bru(i)t

Digital angst and civic duty.



Fertile Ground

Fertile Ground

Fetomaternal microchimera and maternal erasure.



Quickening

Residue

The alienation of motherhood as an American in Ireland.



EnoughRope

Enough Rope

Challenging constitutional presumptions of duty.



Landscape

Landscape

A spoiled folly.









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