Currently: I am lead artist on Revolutionary Makers, an installation project for Women of the World Festival / Hull City of Culture (March 10-12th), 2017, watch the intro video.
I am very pleased to have recently been made Associate Research Fellow at Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre, London for the next three years.
I was National artist -in-residence for the RISING Global Peace Forum 2016, created installation and live work Where There is A Ruin, at Coventry Cathedral. Info here, documentation on youtube to follow soon.
A selection of my sculptural work just toured the UK /Scotland this year as part Tall Tales touring, last at Glasgow Women’s Library. Details here. Listen here on soundcloud to my performance recital of ‘Mother Tongue’ – at the premiere of Tall Tales at Touchstones, Rochdale – a newly written work inspired by one of my sculptures on show and the life events behind it.
The Fourth Wall (formerly Through a Wall ), a collaborative, digital audio narrative project in partnership with MECP. Listen on soundcloud. Read my Blast Theory residency blog on AN. Supported by Arts Council England and Guerrand Hermes Foundation for Peace. See project site for updates.
Read my Library Shelf online hosted by art and writing publishers Akerman Daly, connected to the Tall Tales tour.
Archived speaking events /podcasts :
In conversation with Philosopher Sacha Golob (Kings College) as part of a series of Visual Arts and Philosophy Salons at Fernandez and Wells, Somerset House, London. Podcast here
In conversation at the Stuart Hall Library at INIVA with Dr Christine Checinska -Shaw. Listen here. (scroll to bottom for file)
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