Beats And Beats

Blair Mitchell-Handley and Ja'Maurie Garth

Project Description:

  The participants from two communities used stethoscope to listen to the sound of each other's heartbeat and transformed the heart rhythm into solo-congas drum sessions. From the tempo of heartbeats to the rhythm of drumbeats, two communities were brought together from the heart connection to their creative play.

 

   The process of this artistic activity was video and audio recorded for a documentary film.

Medium : Community- engaged project and documentary film

Date : November 2014 - March 2015

Dimension : Dimensions vary depending on the space

Participating Communities:

Devising Healthy Communities ( DHC )

(1)  Rainey Institute 

(2)  Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western        Reserve University