Gabriel’s Office

spilled vessel

a version of the annunciation

themes: accidents, time, the time of the accident compared to ritual time, transmission, mediums/messengers, music, being able to or unable to truly listen, choreography and improvisation, gestural language, water water everywhere, volcanoes, friendship, fickle romance, thinking about language as unseparable from thinking about God and Gods, the excessive generosity of language (Bey, Joris, Riding) & words as grains of sand, language as a barren un-navigable desert (Jabes, Riding), public transportation, singing and songs, silliness of institutions (on a small scale, like the silly situations we get in in institutions)