provoked to madness by the brutality of wealth happens live with people this autumn (yorkshire / derbyshire) before national touring next spring.
starting at slung low in leeds, 5pm on 27 september; theres crime-scene tape for all (its covid-safe) and you will be encouraged to use it.
slung low website, leeds
lengthy track-record successfully delivering commissions, research, residencies and solo exhibitions. these past two years have seen solo exhibitions in belfast (still alone in her voices), wakefield (nudging meteors), athens (stitching petals to lead) and venice (is that a bruise or a tattoo) - the last two thanks to alma zevi
reclaiming languages ov lunacy long-term thanks to dash (& their partners in new art gallery walsall, m21, incorrigibles, awkward bastards)
current performance provoked to madness by the brutality of wealth (title is by engels in the 1840's), was supported by a camden peoples theatre bursary. trailer at https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6gugbq
Image above - austerity crutch plus visual poem from 'provoked to madness by the brutality of wealth'
Image above - hyenas in petticoats
mary wollstonecraft was written off 200 years ago as hyena in petticoats for being pamphleteer, feminist, european, mad, bad, rad & bi - whats not to love! this performance is small part of a multifaceted installation including visual poetry / film / installation + living library. sound-art element commissioned by curious 2018