Alluvium

ALLUVIUM is a new series of “voice dances,” derived out of brief samplings from the field recording archive of interactions generated during A House Unbuilt's Relay of Voices project in 2019.

Mel Losh, bead- and quillwork artist of the Ojibwe people located in Bena, Minnesota. Voice originally heard on the afternoon of July 13, 2019.


Liz Burns, Cuyuna-area mountain bike enthusiast and committed snow shoer. Voice originally heard on the afternoon of July 21, 2019 at the Milford Mine Lake Memorial in Crosby, MN.


Keith Butler, Itasca-area “wagon master” and historian. Voice originally heard on the afternoon of July 9, 2019 at the Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Grounds and Sawmill Museum in Shelvin, MN.


Lee Salisbury, Chicago ad-man returned home to Alma, Wisconsin taking up woodworking and furniture-making in this quaint river town. Voice originally heard on the afternoon of August 3, 2019 at the Burlington Hotel and Quilt Shop in Alma, WI.