Oil and Water is a performance about women, mental illness and religion; the beauty and absurdity of faith in the face of an illness. What happens when we suspend our disbelief?
Oil and Water has been awarded the 2017 flying solo commission by Contact
Thats me in aaron's studio, on the floor, surrounded by roses i bought from Aldi, in a top i bought from TKmaxx next to the dog i bought from a woman in west brom.
A few weeks ago rakhi happened. We celebrate rakhi and i have since i was little. The concept of rakhi is..
First enquiry of 'The White Man Project'
This DIY+ seeks to bring together ‘arts professionals’ who identify as one of the following: w.o.c./cisgendered white male of any sexual orientation. This DIY+ aims to stimulate honest, representative and unapologetic dialogue, bringing together each participant’s lived and working experiences, on the historical and contemporary relationships of race, culture and identity.
I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired is a multifaceted project exploring mental illness, protest and collective sadness.
"It felt cathartic. It felt strange. It felt necessary" Audience member
Part personal narrative, part social rant into depression, radical cures and suicide.
"This is a show that has come from a powerful brain. It constantly reshapes and reforms itself as it looks at depression from every angle, zooms right in on the personal and charges out into the political.” Selina Thompson
Artist Selina Thompson response to Life is No Laughing Matter
"She explores it all, a restless mind and a fierce intelligence that fights the listlessness of depression at every moment."
"Invisibility is not a natural state for anyone" Mitsuye Yamada
Contemporary Other is print only publication; collections of works from artists, activists, and academics from all around the world.