Category Archives: live art & video

Another time in the same place at the same time in another place

gold survival blankets, found materials (tiles, bricks, wood, readymades), binaural audio. site-specific invisible performance for an audience of one at a time (through headphones) Devised on site by louie+jesse for Schiume festival at Polveriera Francese, Forte Marghera, Venice, 2012. The … Continue reading

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Slow

Chinese Arts Centre in Manchester invited me as part of a collective of ten Manchester-based artists, to explore the concept of ‘Life Friendly’ in a two-week residency.  http://www.wearelifefriendly.blogspot.com / http://www.lifefriendlypractice.wordpress.com I wanted to explore the benign potential of “slow”, thinking … Continue reading

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Back Stowell Street

An installation/invisible performance (via headphones) in Morden Tower, Newcastle, on the old city walls. The tower was originally home to the hiring and firing committee of the goldsmiths’ guild: new arrivals in the city would pass through here to be … Continue reading

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Try to eat everything

Durational intervention, Liverpool, November 2011, part of Present in Public at the Bluecoat (www.givingintogift.org).   A hungry ghost in a white duvet cover offers a potlatch of free gifts made in China to Victorian sin-eaters: a gift from Bataille buys … Continue reading

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Phi

mobile phone video, 14:35 min This piece was made in August 2011 for a group show called ‘Broken Telephone’ at Exchange Project Space in London, as part of the Hackney Wick Festival. The show was an experiment in chinese whispers … Continue reading

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re:PAIR – ambonezenbosje

Above: Andrea Lenders who grew up in the ‘Ambonezenkamp’, with a photo of her family there. Cinema in the woods. Below: Renee van Rijn and Reinoud  Bekkema, local residents, in character. Preparing the scene for filming.       In June/July 2011 … Continue reading

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300-room residence, sea views, great security…

A performance-installation in the yard of Werkstatt der Kulturen in Berlin, next to Hasenheide Park. Part of the performance-art festival Home Sweet Home. The piece, made by louie+jesse, was inhabited by the performer Caylin Rose Janet for 5 hours on the evening of 9th July 2010. … Continue reading

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inacted

A loose ensemble piece of incomplete or partially achieved elements; traces of a performance for two solo actors. Created during a residency at GlogauAIR, Berlin, by louie+jesse. These images show aspects of part (i) of the piece; and a still … Continue reading

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C.R.A.S.H. Contingency

with the Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination. Intervention / interactive performance at Toynbee Studios and around the City of London. Part of ArtsAdmin’s 3Degrees Festival about climate change, 2009.

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Mark-it and Sons

with Femadlib Kollektiv. Intervention outside the London Stock Exchange as part of ArtsAdmin’s 3Degrees Festival, July 2009.

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The Moment in the Rose-Garden

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Odysseus & Penelope

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