The Player Piano draws inspiration from perforated piano rolls used...Read More
Live drawing is at the root of my work, it is what I enjoy and can lose myself in. Movement is key; to be immersed within it as well as to capture it.
My work can interact with ‘anything’. Collaborations include dance, opera, music, lyrical text and verbatim and Artificial Intelligence offering a multi-disciplinary and multi-platform experience with at the core high quality and distinctive art.
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Everything begins with, but Why? Why does this work, and why, why doesn’t that work? And also with, I wonder? I wonder if I apply this, would it be better, would it be more interesting and have more meaning? So how, how can we do this?
I love it when a landscape evolves as you draw; swinging cranes hoisting and lowering, trucks and cherry pickers coming and going, whistles blowing and horns booming, gulls and then there is the people - my mannies!
The Shelter combines live drawing, a multi-voiced verbatim, music and sound performance. Originally developed by Visual Artist Kate Steenhauer and Creative Writer Shane Strachan, supported by Aberdeen Performing Arts and performed at the Lemon Tree in 2018, The Shelter has been further enhanced with Composer Ross Whyte and National Theatre of Scotland.