You are a Perpetual Tourist is a series of sixty-two short (and micro) experimental documentaries exploring ideas of longing and distance between children and adult family members in public space as expressed through gesture.
The book Longing & Distance: through gesture is a companion piece.
Exhibited at: Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, NY; E.H. Little Fine Arts Center, Charlotte, NC; the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China; Local Project, Queens, NY; Consulate of Chile in New York, NY; Centro de Arte Digital en Memoria de Juan Downey, Puerto Varas, Chile; and Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Footage was gathered over 4 years in Tucson (AZ), Chicago, New York, Panama Canal, Panama City Airport, Valparaiso (Chile), Viña del Mar (Chile), Mendoza (Argentina), Buenos Aires, and Miami.
This project was partially funded through the State University of New York Graduate Diversity Fellowship.