Foreign Bodies

Foreign Bodies is a sonic and somatic exploration of bodies: bodies in motion and bodies in migration; bodies managed by internal and external forces; bodies navigating boundaries set by others; bodies negotiating boundaries they set for themselves; bodies in flux; bodies in synchronicity; bodies in resistance to management and control. Initially, Foreign Bodies emerged in…

Knowbody

Against societal trends to dismiss the body in favour of automation, AI, and digital existence, KNOWBODY investigates the presence and absence of the body and the knowledge contained therein. The investigation is done through the performance of the body and the presence of the body in performance. “A performance” asks that bodies are present; as…

Clastic

Clastic by HYENAZ Streaming: Spotify / Youtube It is in mountains that the deep history of the world reveals itself, and it is in the play of sediments that the consciousness of minerals reveals itself. This consciousness mirrors in some ways the parasympathetic nervous system of human life, with its long neural pathways and preference…

Critical Magic 비평적 마술

Critical Magic 비평 적 마술 is a mixed reality immersive performance based in physical contact, somatic labor, sound and movement to break physical and mental isolation and to spark discourse that is both critical and utopian. Critical Magic 비평 적 마술 emerged from a site specific performance called “Spectral Rite” commissioned by the National Museum…

Hyenaz

In their 2013 self titled debut HYENAZ imagined themselves as transgender hyena-humanoids, scavenging on the edges of apocalypse, building bodies and identities from civilization’s detritus. HYENAZ are one, defiled and immaculate, their androgynous flesh quivering on the thin edge between the digital and the divine. They believe that all beings and matter are intrinsically connected,…