A practice-based research performance for ReROOTed, as part of the Hull 2017 UK City of Culture.
Studio Eleven Gallery, Hull. March 2017
fifty found plates
a wallpapering table
A research work developed for the Where From Here: Third Angel Symposium, Compass Live Art Festival. November 17th 2016. Leeds Beckett University - Beckett Studios.
Seven IKEA 'Ingo' tables
A metal jug of water
A white cloth
A carrier bag of house dirt - dust and ashes
The room has natural, winter day light and shadow.
For 60 minutes I moved seven tables, placed and balanced them, danced with them. I bring radios into the space -) (out of tuned to different stations - voices and music drit in an out of reception. I lay a table cloth on each table, then refold it. I pour water onto a table and trace through the surface with my mouth and cheek. I pull the tables into one long row- a long table- and tip dirt onto them. I walk over then crawl through the dirt.
A performance with Victoria Gray and Nathan Walker as part of the Equinox to Equinox international programme from BBeyond Belfast, involving 292 artists from 29 countries. Location: Knavesmire Wood, York, UK. Duration: 60 mins. 18:00 22/09/2016.
Performance as part of the ‘Creating a Scene’ programme, Terry O’Toole Theatre, Lincoln & National Centre for Craft & Design, Sleaford. April 2014