SULPHUR

Sulphur A chemical element. A part of you. A hellish tale. A foretelling. Sulphur is a beguiling, playfully poetic and choreographic ensemble performance that considers the history and mythology of this most diabolical element.

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COMMON SALT

A COLLABORATION WITH SUE PALMER

Common Salt is a performance around a table – a ‘show and tell’.

It explores the colonial, geographical history of England from the first Enclosure Act and the start of the East India Company in the 1600s, to 21st century narratives of trade, race and culture…

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SLOW STORY SLIDE SHOW

Slow Story Slide Show  was commissioned in 2015 by Wellcome Collection for their event On Light - an extended weekend of performance, discussion, activity and art exploring the significance of light in human life. In the piece 10 participants at a time use headphones to listen to a pre-recorded meditation, or story, 'on light' whilst viewing a series of 6 slides through desktop slide-viewers.

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Covet Me Care For Me

Covet Me Care For Me is a durational performance installation in which the public participate.  The work encourages the viewer to consider love, the passing of time, dissemination and cross-fertilization. In 2011 the piece was shown at Fierce Festival, Belluard Bollwerk International and Wellcome Collection in London (as part of Clod Ensemble's Anatomy Season 2011) and was most recently shown in 2015 at the ARC artists residency space in Romanmoitier and as part of Appetite's Big Feast in Stoke-on-Trent.

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RAMBLES with NATURE

Rambles with Nature is a body of work exploring the hedgerow from many different angles, through many different art-forms and with many different collaborators. Since the project began in 2013, aside from artists Sheila has worked with illustrators, musicians, ecologists, gardeners, wildlife enthusiasts, foragers and so on...

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