Interview Finishing an ecodome in Guachochi, Mexico for the Tarahumara women

Brooke Smiley: Jumping down the rabbit hole

Brooke Smiley and Louise Mochia have a chat about health, healing and building with the earth – all in the frame of a dancer’s body.

Review Image credit: Notturnino by Thomas Hauert. Dancers (left to right): Andrew Graham, Susanna Recchia, Tanja Erhart, Kostas Papamatthaiakis, Rick Rodgers, Annie Hanauer, Mirjam Gurtner. Photo by Benedict Johnson.

Candoco Dance Company: Lea Anderson/ Javier de Frutos/ Thomas Hauert

…Erhart rises to a moment of catharsis where she just ‘is’ for a good while, her uprightness supported by the soles of the others’ feet for props…

Blog Toilet signs

I am not a triangle

Every day, nature calls and I look for a place to piss. Each time, I hesitate. Every day, several times a day, I have a moment of insecurity and confusion.

A Holiday Romance

I can just about conjure up the joyous hum of excitement about our time together and feel my skin shaking away from the flesh beneath. At the same time there is something dark there, something sad…

Feelin’ special

Us artists do it for the people, right? That’s what I like to think. Recently I went to watch Theo Clinkard’s double bill Of Land Read more >


A couple of months ago I went to the Marcus Coates Weekender at Artsadmin. We spent a lot of time asking ourselves questions, or asking other people Read more >


Last week I went to Norfolk for a couple of days and made this knife.


Me: I’m going to a sharing. My sister: What’s a sharing? Me: It’s an informal showing of work. People often do them in preparation for Read more >