Friday 4 August 2017, 7.30pm
Two nights based around the themes of depression and hysteria curated by Lucy Stein and Mark Harwood.
Shana Moulton works in video and performance. Moulton studied at the University of California, Berkeley and Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, where she received her MFA. Moulton has also recently attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Skowhegan, Maine, and studied at De Ateliers in Amsterdam. Her video work has been screened and exhibited internationally, including at The Armory Show Art Fair, New York; Smack Mellon, Brooklyn; Loop '05 Video Festival, Barcelona; Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlin, Paris; Aurora, Edinburgh; Dark Light Festival, Dublin; Impakt Festival, Utrecht; Internationale Kurzfilmtage, Oberhausen; Canada Gallery, New York; and Bellwether, New York. Moulton currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
Beth Collar was born in Cambridge. She works in performance, sculpture, installation and video. Recent projects and performances have been at the Kunstverein München, Munich 2017, Kunstraum, London, 2017 Standpoint, London, 2017, Glasgow Women’s Library, Glasgow, 2016, Hester, New York, 2016, KW, Berlin, 2016, Fig 2, ICA, London, 2015, Cubitt, London, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, 2015, Raven Row, London, 2015, the Serpentine Galleries, London, 2015 and Flat Time House, London, 2014. She was recipient of the Mark Tanner Sculpture Award 2016/17.
Lia lives and works in London since 2011. Her work encompasses sound, text, and performance. She is the founder of Silver Road, a non-profit arts organisation devoted to site-specific and interdisciplinary performance and music. In her musical practice she uses cello, whip, text and other tangible objects.
Collaborators Vindicatrix, New Noveta and Louis Backhouse present a new piece 'Penanggalan' involving costumes and processed recitations.
Second live collaboration from Mark Harwood (Astor, Penultimate Press) and Nell Peto (Oxford).