Tomorrow, Saturday 22 October, as a key component of the Inland Art Festival in Redruth Cornwall, pleased to announce a live video installation that symbolically examines the mechanism employed by miners used to reach the tin below Redruth. The Man Engine was an ingenious method to travel below but one that was inherently dangerous as can be recalled from the nearby disaster at Levant mine in 1919, abstractly depicted in Peter Lanyon’s 1953 work St. Just. The installation and live performance will projection map the underside of one of the massive arches of the Redruth viaduct on the Penzance to London main [...]
Very pleased to announce funding award by Arts Council England to StudioBiscoe for full research and development of an innovative dance and visual arts project with dancer and choreographer Jana Bitterova. Having already sketched some original concepts for the improvised interaction of visual art (conveyed in the performance context through multiple-surface projection mapping) and dance art this funding enables full development of the Biscoe Bitterova Project. Through a series of workshops we will seek to understand and develop a semiotic approach to communication between artists in light and movement. The results of the research will be shared online and with [...]
First few days completed in studio with dancer/choreographer Jana Bitterova investigating improvised movements between dance and live visualisation - exploring the performative possibilities of dynamic light, shape and form as a method of communication between the dance artist in one world and the visual artist in another world.