Carnival of Souls

Carnival of Souls

A ‘cinema in the dark’ immersive experience using binaural sound to create a 360º spatial soundscape.

Monsieur Ludique

Monsieur Ludique

Art direction/stylist with photographer Chris Payne, inspired by Jacques Tati’s Monsieur Hulot – with a Manchester twist.

Peaches Christ presents Barbarella

Peaches Christ presents Barbarella

San Francisco’s midnight movie queen presents a parody of the sci-fi classic in partnership with the British Film Institute.

Dirty Protest

Dirty Protest

A live artwork within a white room filled with gallons of rainbow hue paints. The instruction: stage your own dirty protest!

Naked Boys Reading: True North

Naked Boys Reading: True North

Guest curator for London’s cult naked literary salon with Dr Sharon Husbands and The Duchess of Pork.

Cockadoodle: Maurice Vellekoop

Cockadoodle: Maurice Vellekoop

Curator and producer of Maurice Vellekoop’s UK solo exhibition of illustration, comic art and queer erotica.

Eat Your Make-Up

Eat Your Make-Up

Art direction for edible photo shoot in aid of Art Party, a documentary by Bob and Roberta Smith.

Scratch & Sniff Cinema: The Wicker Man

Scratch & Sniff Cinema: The Wicker Man

A scent-imbued screening of the 1973 British horror, part of the BFI celebration of Gothic filmmaking.

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2013

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2013

Rosa Barba: Subject to Constant Change; Four; Yoshua Okón; Anguish and Enthusiasm; Double Indemnity

Nicho Nativity

Nicho Nativity

Nicho Nativity was a magical Mexicana diorama, amplified in scale to become a sparkling, participatory grotto.

That Dame Upstairs

That Dame Upstairs

Film noir themed monochrome life drawing and photography mise-en-scène.

Jamie Shovlin: Rough Cut

Jamie Shovlin: Rough Cut

Producer of Jamie Shovlin’s feature-length film hybrid of documentary and vintage slasher remake, Rough Cut.

Jeremy Bailey: Important Portraits

Jeremy Bailey: Important Portraits

Famous new media artist Jeremy Bailey has embarked upon a series of augmented images that mirror classical and contemporary portraiture.

Rosa Barba: Subconscious Society

Rosa Barba: Subconscious Society

Participant in Rosa Barba’s experimental 35mm co-commission between Cornerhouse and Turner Contemporary.

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2012

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2012

Lost Is Found; Samantha Donnelly: Contour States; Subversion; Stanya Kahn: It’s Cool, I’m Good; David Shrigley: HOW ARE YOU FEELING?

Top Bunk!

Top Bunk!

Exhibition of affordable art drawing upon wistful juvenilia, rampaging robots, melancholia, psychedelic daydreams and teen-fan adulation.

Trixxie Carr: The Right to RULE

Trixxie Carr: The Right to RULE

Producer of San-Francisco based faux queen Trixxie Carr’s alt drag / riot-theatre blowout for AND Festival 2012.

Sketch-O-Matic Year 2

Sketch-O-Matic Year 2

A triumphant return of the almost-instant hand drawn portrait booth, with 1,084 sitters processed during a 10 day residency

Al & Al: The Creator

Al & Al: The Creator

Producer of artist-filmmakers Al & Al’s CGI fantasy inspired re-telling of the final days of computer pioneer Alan Turing on the centenary of his birth

Jeremy Bailey: Master/Slave Invigilation System

Jeremy Bailey: Master/Slave Invigilation System

Where one device or process has unidirectional control over one or more devices. The future of invigilation, now.

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2011

Cornerhouse – Exhibitions 2011

Constellations; Magda Archer: Crazy Mad; Rashid Rana: Everything Is Happening At Once.

Stanya Kahn: It’s Cool, I’m Good

Stanya Kahn: It’s Cool, I’m Good

Producer for Stanya Kahn’s first European solo exhibition and editor of accompanying hardback book.

Wafaa Bilal: Virtual Jihadi

Wafaa Bilal: Virtual Jihadi

Alternative presentation of a hacked first-person shooter in the surroundings of a ruinous internet cafe reminiscent of the Gaza strip

Gina Czarnecki: Palaces

Gina Czarnecki: Palaces

A glittering fairytale castle of crystal resin embedded with donations of children’s milk teeth form this unique bio-artwork.

Sketch-O-Matic Year 1

Sketch-O-Matic Year 1

My wish was simple. The exchange of a single gold coin (£1 – admittedly a nickel-brass alloy), in return for a perceivable creative act.

Prairieland

Prairieland

A playful experience that required participants to hunt down the animal totems of six Native Sioux abandoned in Salford,1903.

Re-Covering

Re-Covering

Collaboration with artist Mandy Tolley on a hand-stitched book cover depicting Doña Rosalinda Alvarez della Cueva.

Peaches Christ: LUFF Lausanne

Peaches Christ: LUFF Lausanne

Despite not pursuing live performance, I seem to end up on stage regardless. Enter Roy Hypnol, fake Victorian mesmerist.

The People You’re Not

The People You’re Not

A group exhibition upon the nature of celebrity from the perspective of the famous and infamous.

Peaches Christ: All About Evil

Peaches Christ: All About Evil

Immersive, anything-goes captive cinema experience from San Francisco’s midnight movie maven, Peaches Christ.

Swamp Planet Christmas

Swamp Planet Christmas

Tongue-in-cheek alternative to Yuletide schmaltz, including dystopian visions, pan-galactic travel and parallel worlds.

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: The Company of Wolves

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: The Company of Wolves

Angela Carter and Neil Jordan’s gothic fairytale is given a new lease of life, deep within Grizedale Forest.

Atmosphere: The Call of Cthulhu

Atmosphere: The Call of Cthulhu

The H.P.Lovecraft Society’s nu-vintage movie presented in the staged surroundings of a white cube insane asylum.

Atmosphere: Blood Tea & Red String

Atmosphere: Blood Tea & Red String

An immersive response to Christiane Cegavske’s hauntingly beautiful stop-motion animation for adults.

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: The Goonies

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: The Goonies

The 25th double-Anniversary of bubble-gum movie The Goonies + Cornerhouse called for a 1980s knees-up.

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: My Beautiful Laundrette

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: My Beautiful Laundrette

A cardboard pop-up laundrette, the whiff of detergent, bubble jets and live interview with actor Gordon Warnecke.

DaDaVisions

DaDaVisions

DaDaVisions looks at representations of the body and how physical and mental agility is used to define self-worth and judged against likelihood to succeed.

Unsilent Night

Unsilent Night

Screening of classic silent shorts accompanied by live, experimental soundtracks, including The Great Train Robbery (1903).

Hungry Hungry Eat Head

Hungry Hungry Eat Head

Using video-tracking technology that exchanges pattern markers for augmented 3D animations with Joel Gethin-Lewis and Hudson-Powell.

Hand From Above

Hand From Above

Inspired by Land of the Giants and Goliath, artist Chris O’Shea created a giant virtual hand that plucked pedestrians from the street.

Places of Public Resort

Places of Public Resort

A giant video carousel containing footage of public celebrations drawn from the BBC NW Regional News Archive, between1966 – 1986.

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: Gregory’s Girl

Scratch ‘n Sniff Cinema: Gregory’s Girl

Where the Scratch ‘n Sniff series first began, to a bumper Summer crowd at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 09.

Glastonbury Village Screen

Glastonbury Village Screen

A digital summer camp for producers, artists, developers and curators at the world’s largest music festival.

BBC Big Screens: curation

BBC Big Screens: curation

Thematic curation of short film, video and interactive applications for the public realm.

Nosferatu

Nosferatu

F.W. Murnau’s classic silent horror film from 1921 paired with a telematic link to the BBC Liverpool Studios.

MegaPhone

MegaPhone

MegaPhone is a means of using a mobile phone to participate in a multi-player platform for giant public screens.

The Light Surgeons

The Light Surgeons

A kaleidoscopic, multi-screen experience fusing music and storytelling to create a form of audiovisual journalism.

A Wall is a Screen

A Wall is a Screen

Part guided tour, part film night, A Wall is a Screen leads its audience through the streets of cities across the world.

Urban Screens Manchester

Urban Screens Manchester

A dynamic, ground-breaking conference and art programme that explored the conditions for urban screens from a multitude of perspectives.

The Royal Opera House: live relays

The Royal Opera House: live relays

Live relays on behalf of The Royal Opera House (2006-09) including Turandot, Sleeping Beauty and The Barber of Seville.

ICDC: interactive works

ICDC: interactive works

Producer of a series of applications for outdoor screens developed by ICDC: International Centre for Digital Content.