Verbatim theatre piece created with the voices of Western Sydney young people, “their response to violence, how they perceive it and live with it”. Text was gathered through workshops run by Sweatshop – Western Sydney Literacy Movement, with the assistance of the NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors [STARTTS]. Footage shot by Vinh Nguyen, Jonnie Leahy and the cast. Site recordings by Patrick Hansen.
Playfest @ Fairfield Arts Festival, Sydney [Sound Artist]
Drifting Away @ SHH Halloween Party 2012, Sydney [Co-creator, Sound Artist, Projection Artist]
Performance in a faux graveyard outside SHH: Centre for Hybrid Arts, an old school building in Parramatta. Collaboration with Anna Kuroda as Murasaki Penguin.
La Tela di Parthenope @ Castel Nuovo (Maschio Angioino), Italy [Multimedia Artist]
La Tela di Parthenope @ Palomart Festival, Italy [Multimedia Artist]
Collaboration with Macaroni Company, a group of dancers, musicians and actors from all over the world.
Shima for Napoli @ Palomart Festival, Italy [Co-creator, Sound Artist, Projection Artist]
Performance of ‘Shima’ (2011), modified for an outdoor eco festival in Italy. Collaboration with Anna Kuroda as Murasaki Penguin.
Murasaki Penguin Live Stream Performance @ Underbelly Arts Unfolded, Seymour Centre, Sydney [Co-creator, sound composition and video processing]
Played a shortened version of ‘Shima’ score while in Kamakura, Japan, Anna Kuroda improvised based on the concept of shimmering. Anna’s performance was streamed live back to Sydney where the video signal was processed in real time to give her dancing a subtle translucence based on her pace of movement.
Shima @ Underbelly Arts Festival on Cockatoo Island, Sydney [Co-creator, Sound Artist, Projection Artist]
Dance/sound/projection-mapping work exploring 島 (shima – island), shimmer & feelings of home. Involved projection mapping heavy machinery in an abandoned industrial complex on Sydney Harbour’s Cockatoo Island. Sound design based on pentatonic, minimal composition and site recordings of ferries, water and old industrial machinery. Collaboration with Anna Kuroda as Murasaki Penguin.
Ja Matane @ Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance, Austria [Co-creator, Video Artist]
Start of a long-term collaboration with choreographer/dancer Anna Kuroda as Murasaki Penguin (http://www.murasakipenguin.com).
Marianthe Loucataris’ The Sound of Everything pre-grant experimentation @ Illawarra Performing Arts Centre [Technology Consultant/Developer]
Static Cocoon @ Japan Women’s College of Physical Education, Japan [Co-creator, Sound Designer, Video Designer, Performer]
Dance/video/sound collaboration with contemporary dancer Anna Kuroda at JWCPE’s Showcase2010.
Bustown @ Australian Theatre for Young People [Sound Designer]
Superperfect @ ST Spot, Japan and Shopfront, NSW [Video Artist]
International theatre collaboration between Nibroll, Japan and Shopfront, Australia.
Whore @ Downstairs Theatre, Belvoir [Assistant Sound Designer]
Cutting Shakespeare @ Shopfront [Sound Artist and Performer]
Alternate Directive @ Shopfront [Creator]
Theatrical multimedia performance controlling large scale projections, instruments built from car parts and music processing via infra-red camera sensing of Butoh-inspired movement.
The Nimbs @ Shopfront [Sound Artist]
Oedipus Wrecks @ PACT [Video Artist]
Road @ Illawarra Performing Arts Centre [Video Artist]
Metamorphoses @ Illawarra Performing Arts Centre [Video Operator]
Six Characters in Search of an Author @ University of Wollongong [Composer]