“For our 10th Assembly event, four Sheffield based artists have each been paired up with an artist in Istanbul. Plunged into the unknown within a pen-pal type relationship, the expectation has been to create work with someone they have never met.
Performance and media collaboration and research project with Eddie Ladd. This touring performance piece was commissioned by the Royal Opera House 2 in Covent Garden and was premiered there in February 2007. A live video processing system was developed that mediated the live performance across twenty screens in the performance space.
This piece was developed to accompany a live performance by sound artist Neil Webb at Consortium in Amsterdam. It combines natural and urban imagery and develops into an ambient, non-narrative counterpoint to the sound work.
Predominantly research-based in nature, this project was an exploration of new skills and software in advance of the major comission Cof Y Corff.
Scramble, the first collaboration between Neil Webb and Michael Day, creates a disorienting and unsettling vision of urban space and the experience of isolation felt when communication breaks down.
Web and performance project in collaboration with Eddie Ladd. Mixing live webcam footage with media and performance footage, this web piece presents an evolving context of meaning, reactivating and re-siting the performance.