All in a Day's Walk

A month-long slow food walking performance

Jess Allen | Performance Art

Jess Allen is performer, artist and academic with a yurt, two solar panels and a dog. She has spent the past three years developing the practice of tracktivism – with a President’s Doctoral Scholarship from the University of Manchester. She uses walking to create unexpected performative 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)

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