Still from Plantarians: appendix, 2020, HD video installation, colour, sound, 3 minutes 38 seconds, running on a loop

Why is it that we place a plant in a pot, constricting its ability to grow and occupy physical space?

Directed, filmed and edited by Ellie Kyungran Heo
Project 'Escapee' Production Grant from The Elephant Trust, London, UK, 2019​​​​​​​
Developed during Jan van Eyck Academie Residency 2019-2020, Netherlands​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Performer: Dana Venezia
Production advisor: Huibhaye van der Werf, Daan Milius
Set construction: Ron Bernstein, Jonas van de Vosse
Lighting: Jos Nelissen, Romy Finke 
Sound design: So Hyun Kim, Ho Young Park​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Plantarians: appendix, motivation image

Private Parking?, field research in London