Speech Pattern, Jo Lloyd and David Rosetzky

Amrita Hepi by Liam Cameron

Latai Taumoepeau Ocean Island Mine, Liveworks 2015, Performance Space, Sydney. Photo Sanja Simic.

François Chaignaud & César Vayssié, The Sweetest Choice (still) (2015), single-channel HD video projection. Courtesy the artists and AFE, Paris.

Alison Currie, I Can Relate (still) (2015), single-channel HD video projection on sculpted screen. Courtesy the artist and Insite Arts.

25-27 May, 2017

24 Frames Per Second
Larissa McGowan
David Rosetzky & Jo Llyod
Latai Taumoepeau
Amrita Hepi
Sophie Hyde
Nina Miall
Alison Currie & Carlie Angel


Various locations in the Lion Arts Centre precinct, see schedule

In a special collaboration, ACE Open will celebrate the opening weekend of 24 Frames Per Second with Physical Forces, three days of genre-bending dance programs presented in partnership with Vitalstatistix and Performance & Art Development Agency.

The jam-packed schedule features a durational performance by exhibiting artist Latai Taumoepeau, ‘Ocean Island Mine’ (2017); a high-energy dance class hosted by Sydney-based dancer, activist and budding pop culture icon Amrita Hepi as well as artist talks, gallery-based performances and work-in-progress showings of two new dance works, Cher and Speech Pattern, in development with Vitalstatistix and Performance & Art Development Agency.

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