Graph Paper Poems
Concrete poems explored thru typewritten characters and graph papers. These are part maps part illustrations part poetry, but I have tried to leave enough space between these ideas for your own associations which go beyond my own.
Laundry Day/The Space Between
12:09 in duration. This was my first attempt at a film and an important exploration regarding my investigation into what type of site is necessary for the creative act.
Using discarded library materials and covers left over from burned books, I reflect on the role of libraries, the act of book burnings, and examine how we preserve information in book form while simultaneously destroying it.
The Precariousness of Space/ The Room without a view
In an attempt to solve the issue of having a lack of creative space to call my own, I rented a storage unit to create a makeshift office out of. My writing attempts to redefine the word "poet" as a verb: an action word. Moving the concept away from... More
Installation, 2019-present Sticks, gardening wire, embroidery thread, painted stones
Leah Benetti aka. pseudonym
“i am interested in the intersections of art and poetry, and after many years of practicing as a poet-for-hire i have come to understand ‘poet’ as a verb; an action word. ...” [More]