Performing Rock, 2021 - 2022

 

A live performance artwork 

Durations:  15min - 20min 

Performing by standing and holding a medium-sized rock ‘borrowed’ from the local landscape; using sound, light and projected visuals. To date, this work has been performed in London UK at Hundred Years Gallery and Filet Gallery, at Wirksworth Art Festival UK, in Korpúlfsstaðir Iceland during SíM residency, a live stream via OBS for Out of Site / Chicago; and recently at Bilbao Museum Guggenheim as part of MEM, an experimental art festival. Forthcoming performances include Artseen Gallery in Nicosia Cyprus.

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Performing Rock - Live Performance 16min, 6 pm CET, Nov 2022
Museo Bilbao Guggenheim  (Auditorium) 



PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized Basque rock (borrowed from local landscape), light, light projector, video and soundtrack of gathered field material and previous performances. swimming drone documentation (by Lorenzo Laurent) and Circle Documentation (by Sam Pinkstone).






 
Performing Rock - Live Performance 8min, 6 pm GMT, 27 May 2022
SÍM Residency, korpúlfsstaðir Iceland 

PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized volcanic rock (borrowed from Iceland's landscape), light, light projector, video and soundtrack of gathered field material and previous performances. swimming documentation (drone by Lorenzo Laurent) and internet downloads/collections ie. Alexander Rudin's BACH Cello Suite # 1 1/6.




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Performing Rock - Going (gone) under the weather, (still clip) 2pm CET, July 2022
Out of Site / OBS live stream. 

PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized volcanic rock (borrowed from Iceland's landscape), light, light projector, video and soundtrack of gathered field material, humming, and previous performances. swimming documentation (drone footage by Lo Laurent) and internet downloads/collections ie. Alexander Rudin's BACH Cello Suite # 1 1/6.




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Performing Rock: Going (Gone) under the weather,  2pm GMT, 16 June 2022
Filet Gallery, London


PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized volcanic rock (borrowed from Iceland's landscape), light, light projector, video and soundtrack of gathered field material and previous performances. swimming documentation (drone by Lorenzo Laurent) and internet downloads/collections ie. Alexander Rudin's BACH Cello Suite # 1 1/6.
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Performing Rock: Drawing is a landing place, 13min 2 pm GMT, 11 Sept 2022

Workswirth Art Festival (with Liane Lang's residency exhibition).

 

PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized rock (borrowed from the landscape), light, light projector, video and soundtrack of gathered field material and previous performances. internet downloads/collections ie. heartbeat, music and Ben Rubin's interviews with athletes, We Believe We Are Invincible, 2004. and Alexander Rudin's BACH Cello Suite # 1 1/6.T

Performing Rock: Drawing is a landing place, Live Performance 13min, 7 pm GMT, 13 Oct 2021
Hundred Years Gallery, London UK. 

PERFORMANCE CREDIT / MATERIALS: medium-sized rock (borrowed from local park), light, paper, and soundtrack of previous performances and internet downloads/collections ie. heart beat, music and Ben Rubin's interviews with athletes, We Believe We Are Invincible, 2004.




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