Up Periscope

‘Help! We are submerged in the darkness all the way over here. Please illuminate that which has, until now, been hidden from our view.’

Former in Residence Sally O’Reilly mediated live transmissions from artists, writers and musicians around the world. In response to a plea for disclosure, participants transmitted images and spoken words that are rich with poetic slippage, insightful revelation and delectable lies.

Live Skype performances by artist Zoe Beloff in New York, musician, singer-songwriter and cartoonist Peter Blegvad in Coventry, artist Ellie Harrison in Glasgow, artist Miguel Palma in Lisbon, musician and writer Momus in Osaka and a representative of Art School Palestine somewhere in the territory. Submarine soundscape by composer Dan Jones.