Tempting Failure 2018 brings an eclectic selection of performance art and noise art from some of the most exciting artists around the world.
[A myriad of crystallized emotions, orphaned whisperings and fragmented gestures]
Domestic Communication is an improvised sound performance revealing the hidden radiation that surrounds and infiltrates the human body in the domestic space. Using EMF detectors an audio image of the invisible forces in the home environment will be created.
In this new performance commissioned by Tempting Failure 2018 Weeks & Whitford will continue their autobiographical approach and ritualize a response to a recent period of illness, mourning, estrangement and survival that has pushed them to their limits.
Trauma is an individual experience yet manifests similarly in our bodies often challenging the simplest of tasks. Contending with our trauma is performed in the artwork, the burden of this, by walking while dragging the artist's own body weight in manure.
Rita Marcalo of Instant Dissidence returns to Croydon to work with local migrants and refugees of Young Roots.
An interactive performance for 5 people at a time.
Audience-participants are invited to join Daniel and Frauke in a series of awkwardly intimate and strange actions, rituals, dances, games, and other dysfunctional activities brought back in time from a post-neurodivergent revolution family fun-time future.
After a childhood filled with insufficient explanations about what has happened in Chernobyl and, later, many years of struggle against a system that enforces nuclear power and other operations of vast destruction with a violent police apparatus and biased media, GRM has been still angry.
ANERHLOD’s Blood (2017; based on the tripartite physiology of blood and the recursive nature of the circulatory system) with a pre-written but unrehearsed performance score (to be composed and facilitated by Fischer and Spackman
We call on people to gather with us in Croydon, to read the day's newspapers together, to speak and to listen. This is what the papers say according to you, the news at The Spread Eagle. This is your chance to get some things off your chest, to have a rant, speak truth to power and really vent your spleen.
A dancer. A soundscapist. A professor of Food Policy.