De Quincey Co

PLATFORM 2019

PLATFORM 2019

a collection of short performances, artworks and extraordinary music

Saturday & Sunday 29 & 30 JUNE 3.30pm
2 performances only
at ARTICULATE PROJECT SPACE
497 Parramatta Rd, Leichhardt

ULTIMO HUM

ULTIMO HUM

Explore the quirky streets of ULTIMO through the body of a new generation of performers

METADATA – danced by physics

METADATA – danced by physics

METADATA – is coming…
De Quincey Co’s new interdisciplinary work will be presented by Dancehouse in Melbourne and by FORM Dance at Lennox-Riverside in Parramatta.


THE GREAT ATTRACTOR No 1

THE GREAT ATTRACTOR No 1

We’re excited to announce the first installment of The Great Attractor– a new interdisciplinary-performance series at KXT – Kings Cross Theatre.

The Great Attractor brings together some of Australia’s most inspiring and innovative artists from music, dance, poetry, photography, film, theatre and inter-media to transfuse their practice in a new interdisciplinary space. In each event, 4 artists from different disciplines are invited to interact and perform.

BOX OF BIRDS – performance installation

BOX OF BIRDS – performance installation

a live performance work building on photographic works by photographer Anne Ferran
…Nov – Dec 2013…
Performance Space

FRAMED – illuminating our inner life

FRAMED – illuminating our inner life

Two women are literally framed, at the intersection of visual art, theatre, dance, music and installation. with TESS DE QUINCEY and VICTORIA HUNT
…. 8 -11 August, 2012….
RIVERSIDE THEATRE


MOUNTAIN & WATER

MOUNTAIN & WATER

at Bundanon as part of SITEWORKS 2014

Tess de Quincey and Tom Rivard working with artists, sciences and lawyers
…27-28 September, 2014…
Bundanon Trust

INNER GARDEN

INNER GARDEN

A HAUNTED PAST DANCED INTO THE FUTURE
…6 – 8 Feb, 2014…

WILD LAW INCUBATOR

WILD LAW INCUBATOR

Artists, producers and other experts from a range of different fields will attend a one-­‐day incubator exploring WILD LAW. This diverse group of practitioners will collaborate in developing strategies aimed at its realisation.
…Saturday 4 May 2013…
ABC Studios


VISIONARIUM

VISIONARIUM

a hybrid installation about dreams, memory and the imagination
… extended until Friday 20 April, 2012…
Sydney College of the Arts

NO COLD FEET - site-specific transformations

NO COLD FEET – site-specific transformations

our highly acclaimed, recently performed piece is a site-specific event for families at dusk and can be adapted for different venues

GHOST QUARTERS – first dream of The Opium Confessions

GHOST QUARTERS – first dream of The Opium Confessions

a performance installation exploring the experience of destitution, addiction and the spatial uncanny.


THE WEATHER MIND

THE WEATHER MIND

ephemeral moments from De Quincey Co performances, photographs by Mayu Kanamori & Russell Emerson
5-25 MAY, Kaleidoscope Gallery

embrace: GUILT FRAME

embrace: GUILT FRAME

A woman and a man, time and change.

RUN – a performance engine

RUN – a performance engine

a performance installation that explores extreme energy and motion.


IMPRO-LAB

IMPRO-LAB

breaking open the moment
dance – video – music
live improvised meetings
between artists & audiences

TRIPTYCH

TRIPTYCH

TRIPTYCH examines three elements – air, electricity and water – through dance, sonic and visual structures.

THE STIRRING

THE STIRRING

The Stirring brings an industrial environment to life as a place with a layered human history. It is a new site-specific work created at CarriageWorks


DICTIONARY OF ATMOSPHERES

DICTIONARY OF ATMOSPHERES

wander through drifting climates as dance entwines with video and sound to underscore the magic of the transformation between day and night in the riverbed.

FIVE SHORT SOLOS

FIVE SHORT SOLOS

Each solo is an independant investigation of themes defined by the individual performer and is linked to the other performances by context, overall direction and the underlying Bodyweather training of the company.

embrace: AN IMMODEST GREEN

embrace: AN IMMODEST GREEN

We invite you to wander with us through the unnameable…


embrace: CHANGING STATE

embrace: CHANGING STATE

A Performance Installation in collaboration with Monirath Theater, Kolkata, India and De Quincey Co

embrace: A GREEN WAVE

embrace: A GREEN WAVE

Performers Santanu Bose, Kristina Harrison, Victoria Hunt Sound Composition Austral Voices Direction & Choreography Tess de Quincey Main Structural & Conceptual Source:  The Natyashastra 6:15 This performance at Kianniny Bay was part of the second stage of the Embrace-Exchange which built on the company’s 2003 residency in Kolkata and a collaboration with Santanu Bose, director […]

WALKING SPECIES 1

WALKING SPECIES 1

This performance builds on a series of 8hr trackings and performance works down the Parramatta Rd and in the Central Desert.Slashes of city and desert as dabs of anatomic articulation and particles of sensory stimulation.