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Platform: Movement: Curator’s Talk
Sat 25 March 2017, 13:00 – 14:00 GMT
Join Iliyana Nedkova, Platform Co-curator and Perth Pioneer for an introduction to the artists’ films by Brian Hartley, Simon Fildes, Su Grierson, Katrina McPherson and Theresa Pickles commissioned by Horsecross Arts for Threshold artspace at Perth Concert Hall and acquired for the Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary art.
Find out about the creative and archival processes which led to this collective moving image homage to the pioneering diva Margaret Morris (1891-1980). Learn about Theresa Pickles’ creative documentary Movement (2016); Su Grierson’s cinematic essay Fresh Fresh Air (2016); Brian Hartley’s painterly screen dance signs of direction (2016) and Katrina McPherson’s collaborative film we reco...rd ourselves (2016) - an elegy to improvisation and memory.
Treat yourself to the world premiere of Trio for a Quartet (2017) – Simon Fildes’ new film inspired by the Incredible Brightness of Being featuring new music by Debra Salem and choreography by Vincent Hantam.
£2 per person includes admission to the artists' films screening
Movement is presented by Horsecross Arts in partnership with Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh; Margaret Morris Movement International and the Fergusson Gallery. Supported by Creative Scotland.