The maritime preoccupation with the weather is both essential to livelihoods, and an obsession borne from living in an ever changing and unpredictable weather system. The Weather Maidens was presented at Lumiere Cape Breton and Nocturne Halifax. Playing with our stereotypes of the homemaker, these ‘Weather Maidens’ transform the labour of domestic chores into a poetic reflection of our battle against the elements.
The Weather Maidens is a collaborative work with Arianne Pollet-Brannen.
A quiet tribute to domestic labour, The Weather Maidens recognizes the everyday performances of housework