A woman wearing a mask sits on the bank of a pond and records sounds

Pieces of Grief, an audio project on grief and loss premieres Oct. 13

A SEEK project by Wendy Spitzer with support from Raleigh Arts

Pieces of Grief is a seven-segment audio project by Felix Obelix (aka Wendy Spitzer) premiering online on October 13, 2020. As a sonic meditation on grief and loss, it integrates field recordings, anonymous voicemails, archival interviews, and original music. It is intended to be listened to in quiet contemplation while walking the trails of Durant Nature Preserve in Raleigh, North Carolina, or in any quiet, natural area.

Learn more about Pieces of Grief by Felix Obelix

Please note that these pieces can be emotionally intense at times, and there are mentions of death, loss, and suicide. Listener discretion is advised.

About SEEK Raleigh

SEEK Raleigh is an annual series of site-specific art installations and performance art events that engage the community through public art. SEEK 2020 features local artists creating temporary installations and performance pieces in the City of Raleigh Parks, greenways, and/or community. SEEK 2020 projects connect visitors to the site, park landscape, community, and/or history of the neighborhood. All works are free to the public.



Kelly McChesney
Public Art Director

Durant Nature Preserve