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Curious are developing a new site specific performance Wild Longings wherein audiences are led on an immersive and intimate journey through a public garden/landscape, listening to a bespoke composition of music, plant sounds and lyrical text exploring the world of plants and the role they play in our lives.

Developed from the Live Art Development Agency’s DIY programme, and supported by Jerwood Charitable Foundation, Curious are producing and editing Artist Borderpanic Compendium, a performative publication of theatrical and artistic scores that can be performed at a moment’s notice by artists and non-artists in need of creative succour and survival.

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Curious were delighted to be part of the first biannual Arts in the Alps launched by Maison de la création at the Université Grenoble Alps. A community of researchers and artists from the fields of architecture, philosophy, dance, geography, fine arts, performance, sound art and linguistics explored new practices of site specific research.

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As part of BMW Tate Live publication and App 'Perform Experience ReLive' Helen wrote a series of 'close performances' for the page

 

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LADA Screens launch event and screening of two short films by Curious with Andrew Kötting. 

‘Landfill’, 2011
An idyllic location, a perfect spot, but something just isn't quite right, something doesn't fit. Shot on the crumbling cliffs of Beachy Head, the film plays out as a Beckettian post apocalyptic picnic.

‘Sea Swallow’d’, 2010
Charts the choppy waters of gut feelings, capturing the flotsam and jetsam of impulse, desire and fights to the death. Shot as a series of lapping and flowing, irregular chapters, which borrow their titles from Moby Dick.

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Delighted to be giving a talk and workshop as part of the fabulous San Francisco Dancing with the So Called Dead Festival