Collaborators

Elaine Mitchener - Vocal artist
Described as a “genre-crossing virtuoso” (Financial Times), Mitchener is a London born classically trained vocalist noted for her unique melding of vocal styles drawing from sources including classical contemporary music, experimental/free-improvisation jazz and gospel music. She has worked with Irvine Arditti, Steve Beresford, John Butcher, Attila Csihar, Alexander Hawkins, Dam Van Huynh, Max Eastley, Luca Francesconi, Heiner Goebbels, Henry Grimes, Christian Marclay, Phil Minton, Maggie Nichols, Evan Parker, Alasdair Roberts, David Toop and Jason Yarde. More recently she made her debut with English National Opera in its production of Between Worlds by composer Tansy Davies directed by Deborah Warner. As part of Christian Marclay’s major White Cube exhibition in London, she presented a solo improve work Drunk’d [If these glasses could speak] and at the special invitation of the Venice Biennale press week a live duo performance - with rapper Astronautilus - of Exquisite Cacophony by artist Sonia Boyce. She has been a featured artist on BBC R3 Late Junction and in festivals nationally and internationally.
www.elainemitchener.com

Martyna Poznańska - Composer
Martyna Poznanska is a cross-disciplinary artist based in Berlin. Her artistic research focuses on listening and hearing as a transformative act within the urban sonic environment. Her practice involves field recording, writing, video and photography. Martyna showed her works at the Akademie der Künste Berlin, Spor Festival (DK), Deutsche Oper Berlin, The Place (UK), Cafe OTO (UK). She worked with Hans Peter Kuhn (Installation - Übergang) and Peter Cusack among others. She studied voice at the Laboratory of Olga Szwajgier (PL) and Sound Art at The University of the Arts London. In 2016 she obtained the MA degree from Sound Studies at the Universität der Künste Berlin.
www.martynapoznanska.com

Antony Hateley - Lighting Designer
Antony is a Lighting designer working primarily in contemporary dance. A selection of the artists and organisations he has worked for includes Breakin’ Convention, Sadler’s Wells, Ivan Putrov, Avant Garde Dance, Company Decalage, Protein Dance, Akademi, Threads Dance Company, and Tavaziva Dance. In addition to lighting design Antony provides production management and relights for both national and international touring productions. Clients have included Russell Maliphant, Martin Creed, Lost Dog, Headspace Dance and Gecko Theatre Company.
www.antonyhateley.com

Barry Lewis - Photographer, Filmmaker
Barry Lewis is an award winning London-based photographer, founder and director of Network Photographers, and filmmaker, who has worked internationally for numerous books and magazines from Life magazine to National Geographic. As well as photo-journalism and portraiture, he has directed over 20 documentaries, commercials and art films. His work has been exhibited at the V&A, The Museum of London, The Photographers Gallery and the Museum of Modern Art - Oxford. Notable exhibitions and awards include Positive Lives a Network exhibition about living with AIDS in 1993, that continues to tour internationally, the Vogue Award and the World Press Award’s Oscar Barnac Medal for humanitarian photography. The film Pond using high-powered microscopy with music by David Toop was selected for a contemporary art film series with Carlos Casas Productions. Barry is currently developing a film project “What do you think happens when you die?” based on a wide spectrum of interviews ranging from priests to quantum biologists.
www.barrylewisphotography.com

Jamie Hamilton - Composer
Jamie Hamilton is a composer and mixed-media artist, as well as an interpreter of contemporary music. He works collaboratively, often devising works through conversations with other artists. He makes music, performances and installations, which have been shown in many contexts, ranging from an abandoned grain silo, to concert halls and dance theatres. He has been commissioned or supported by Tate Britain, The Place, SPOR Festival (Dn), ACE/British Council, The City of London, The Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Styrian Cultural Ministry (At), Dance United, Van Huynh Company, the National Lottery, Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts, AUT (At) and CEPRODAC (Mx). He is a curator of the performance event series London Topophobia. He lives and works in London.
www.jamiehamilton.net

Dom Czapski - Performer
Raised in South Africa and France, Dom trained in dance in Paris, and then at Laban in London. He has since performed in the UK and abroad. He has worked with, amongst others, Phelim McDermott / Improbable, Joe Moran, Ben Wright, Janusz Orlik, Handspring, Mervyn Millar, Ben Duke, English National Opera & Teatro Real. Dom recently played the role of Mr Farthing at the Sheffield Crucible, in Jonathan Watkin's critically-acclaimed adaptation of "Kes". As well as being a member of Van Huynh Company, Dom is currently a member of award-winning dance company bgroup, and a co-curator of London Topophobia.
www.domczapski.com

Dan Ayling - Dramaturg
www.danayling.com

Louise Murton Murray and Michelle Tofi - Byoc Films
www.byocfilms.com

Robert Piwko - Photographer
www.robertpiwko.com