Some of the greatest performers claim they have never been bored. Miranda July is one of those individuals. For July the word mundane only has meaning in an alternate universe. Her sense of wonder ensnares many; As a performer she is serene and achingly vulnerable. July’s insatiable curiosity translates beautifully to her performances. She finds beauty in simplicity and inspiration in surprise. Miranda July reminds me to let the simplest parts of existence rattle me out of the dangerous slumber of boredom.
So wake up AND watch this delightful video of Miranda July discussing the gorgeously simple and originally complex ongoings of people’s lives.