the poetry that matters

Bjargey Ólafsdóttir

Bjargey Ólafsdóttir is a visual artist + a writer/director from Reykjavík. Her artistic practice is eclectic – she picks the medium she feels is most apt for each project. Bjargey works in film, sound art, performance art, drawing, painting and photography. Right now, she is shut away in her studio preparing the feature film Horrorpop and making new works for a solo exhibition that is to open up in New York in april 2010.

Symbiosis or you be me

How about you being me?
For today?
I would like you to.
While you be me.
I sleep.
I read.
I sleep.
I can hear you imitating me.
You do a good job.
You say “jæja” the way I say “jæja.”
And “sei sei”.
You are good me.

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