Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Ceri Winrow

A split Being is reconstructed in the moment of perception through an intangible Flesh. 

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Ceri Winrow

A split Being is reconstructed in the moment of perception through an intangible Flesh. 

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

A split Being is reconstructed in the moment of perception through an intangible Flesh. 

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Thomas John Bacon with Lee Chaos (UK) - The Lived Body: REDUX

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Helena Sands

A split Being is reconstructed in the moment of perception through an intangible Flesh. 

Alethea Raban (UK) - s/kin

Alethea Raban (UK) - s/kin

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

Between a body’s endurance and a predilection for catastrophe. 

Alethea Raban (UK) - s/kin

Alethea Raban (UK) - s/kin

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

Between a body’s endurance and a predilection for catastrophe. 

Matthew Sergeant & Emma Lloyd (UK) - Kiss

Matthew Sergeant & Emma Lloyd (UK) - Kiss

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

Ephemeral intimacy and privilege in the relationship between an audience and a musical performance. 

Matthew Sergeant & Emma Lloyd (UK) - Kiss

Matthew Sergeant & Emma Lloyd (UK) - Kiss

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

Ephemeral intimacy and privilege in the relationship between an audience and a musical performance. 

Alice Kemp (UK) - untitled with ribbon

Alice Kemp (UK) - untitled with ribbon

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

Connection / communication, simultaneously hidden and revealed, somewhere between tension and meditation. A celebration of plurality.

Alice Kemp (UK) - untitled with ribbon

Alice Kemp (UK) - untitled with ribbon

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

Connection / communication, simultaneously hidden and revealed, somewhere between tension and meditation. A celebration of plurality. 

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

AMINAL (UK) - midnight.dream.sleep

AMINAL (UK) - midnight.dream.sleep

Tempting Failure 2014
Castle Park, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

You. Me. Us. You do not know me and I do not know you. We will walk through the city on the cusp of two days; a time that presents a place where our thoughts and imaginations are tempted to run wild -- from the summits of love to the depths of fear, and back again.  

AMINAL (UK) - midnight.dream.sleep

AMINAL (UK) - midnight.dream.sleep

Tempting Failure 2014
Castle Park, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

You. Me. Us. You do not know me and I do not know you. We will walk through the city on the cusp of two days; a time that presents a place where our thoughts and imaginations are tempted to run wild -- from the summits of love to the depths of fear, and back again.

Hancock & Kelly (UK/DE) - Gilding the Lily

Hancock & Kelly (UK/DE) - Gilding the Lily

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Spaces of oppression and pleasure are interrogated, activated and problematised in shifting permutations.

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

We both carry our lives marked in & on our bodies. 

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

We both carry our lives marked in & on our bodies. 

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Hellen Burrough & Phillip Bedwell (UK) - union

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

We both carry our lives marked in & on our bodies. 

NW (FR) - Box

NW (FR) - Box

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Helena Sands

Box is about blindness.

NW (FR) - Box

NW (FR) - Box

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Box is about blindness. 

Synthetic Life Group - (UK/CA) - Config.sys

Synthetic Life Group - (UK/CA) - Config.sys

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Addressing the notion of performative state; exposing the transitory nature of the tools and processes employed. 

Synthetic Life Group - (UK/CA) - Config.sys

Synthetic Life Group - (UK/CA) - Config.sys

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Addressing the notion of performative state; exposing the transitory nature of the tools and processes employed. 

Helena Sands masterclass - Intimacy & Authenticity

Helena Sands masterclass - Intimacy & Authenticity

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Helena Sands

Artist Panel Talks

Artist Panel Talks

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: 
Glaco Canalis

Barberette (CZ) - Story Telling

Barberette (CZ) - Story Telling

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

A haircut for a story; tell Barberette your story.

Barberette (CZ) - Story Telling

Barberette (CZ) - Story Telling

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

A haircut for a story; tell Barberette your story.

Lyn Gardner in conversation

Lyn Gardner in conversation

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: 
Glaco Canalis

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Gillian Jane Lees & Adam York Gregory (UK) - Constants and variables

Gillian Jane Lees & Adam York Gregory (UK) - Constants and variables

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

A paper dress and black ink. Perfection and failure. 

Gillian Jane Lees & Adam York Gregory (UK) - Constants and variables

Gillian Jane Lees & Adam York Gregory (UK) - Constants and variables

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

A paper dress and black ink. Perfection and failure. 

Conor Baird (Sct) - Every face is familiar: Nostrums

Conor Baird (Sct) - Every face is familiar: Nostrums

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol

Photography: Yiota Demetriou

Everyone is someone I know, or a fragment of them. 

Conor Baird (Sct) - Every face is familiar: Nostrums

Conor Baird (Sct) - Every face is familiar: Nostrums

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

Everyone is someone I know, or a fragment of them. 

Dan Cooper's Party Levitation (UK) - Perfectly good guitar

Dan Cooper's Party Levitation (UK) - Perfectly good guitar

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Tilly May

An exercise in group improvisation, social temperament and sonic power. 

Chelsea Coon (USA) - Phases

Chelsea Coon (USA) - Phases

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

The end always looks like a beginning…

Chelsea Coon (USA) - Phases

Chelsea Coon (USA) - Phases

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Yiota Demetriou

The end always looks like a beginning… 

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Escape the intensity of Tempting Failure with Queenie; however all is not as it seems at this Fete.

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Escape the intensity of Tempting Failure with Queenie; however all is not as it seems at this Fete.

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Queenie Tea (UK) - Tempting Fete

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Escape the intensity of Tempting Failure with Queenie; however all is not as it seems at this Fete.

Finn Evans (UK)

Finn Evans (UK)

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Helena Sands

Artist Panel Talks

Artist Panel Talks

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography:
Glaco Canalis

Clive Henry vs. Yol (UK) - two voices: one mic

Clive Henry vs. Yol (UK) - two voices: one mic

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

A collaboration of limited resources.

FK Alexander with Sarah Glass (Sct/UK) - CLEAN TIME 276

FK Alexander with Sarah Glass (Sct/UK) - CLEAN TIME 276

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz

Only aktion and time, this is the offer. 

FK Alexander with Sarah Glass (Sct/UK) - CLEAN TIME 276

FK Alexander with Sarah Glass (Sct/UK) - CLEAN TIME 276

Tempting Failure 2014
The Island, Bristol
Photography: Roser Diaz