So about a billion years ago I made a two-fold piece, entitled The Raven and The Fishes, for the biennial Contemporary Australian Silver Award.
The pieces were my interpretation of the works of singer, musician and writer Nick Cave, with the Fishes work a meditation on the Nick Cave and the Bads Seeds song Breathless.
This weekend, thanks to evil genius Aran Galligan who has set up the night, built the stage and who will of course be performing her own piece, I’ll be debuting a familiar-looking shadow puppet performance in between acts at a punk rock gig here in shadowy Seattle.
If you’re in the area, consider yourself invited! We’ll be starting after the first band: