With a focus on dance and through a varied and often collaborative body of work comprising performance, installation, sound and video, Paul Maheke (France/UK) considers the potential of the body as an archive in order to examine how memory and identity is formed and constituted.
Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*, 2016-2018
Based on “Authentic Movement” dance technique Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within* (2016-2018) explores notions of performativity and authenticity in the form of a dance where movement and speech intertwine.
Watch an excerpt of this performance here (from 06:42).
Presented with support from Galerie Sultana
Collection of the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool