All in a Day's Walk

A month-long slow food walking performance

Jess Allen | Performance Art

Jess Allen is a performer and artist with a yurt, two solar panels and a dog. She is currently completing her PhD for which she was awarded a President’s Doctoral Scholarship from the University of Manchester to develop the eco-activist performance practice tracktivism. She uses walking to create unexpected performance encounters in unusual locations.

Her current portfolio includes:
Tilting at Windmills (2010)
All in a Day’s Walk (2012-13) (this site)
Drop in the Ocean (2013-15)
Trans-missions (2015)
Water Treatment Walks (2016; a commission for the AHRC Hydrocitizenship project)

DedITO - Jess 1