H:O:M:E is a durational performance-based installation exploring the ways in which locations, memories, stories, and histories are connected through personal and collective narratives. Inside a large gallery space, the performers weave an experiential landscape of storytelling, sound, art-making and performance. The audience are invited to enter the landscape of the work and engage with the space and the stories being shared as an aural, tactile and performative experience.
Acknowledging the transient and disrupted connections to homelands and heritage that are a feature of contemporary Australian discourse, H:O:M:E constructs a shifting framework to explore the relationship between geography and identity. Poetics, recollections, relational choreography, live and embodied art interactions are all drawn into the work to disrupt, dislodge and unpack the conflicted and paradoxical relationship between identity, place and belonging.
Working in collaboration, H:O:M:E is enlivened by the aural narratives of sound artist, A Hanley.
H:O:M:E is the official launch of L&NDLESS – an interdisciplinary collective creating immersive, experiential encounters through durational performance, installation, ritual, and text.
Comprising Devika Bilimoria, Luna Mrozik-Gawler and Nithya Iyer, L&NDLESS explores the application of critical theory to embodied practices.
Images taken by Renee Stamatis Photography