PACT Salon: The Wild Things curated by James Nguyen & Digby Webster.
Tickets are $15 online/$20 at the door.*
A night of performances, shared journeys and encounters.
The Wild Things is a space where strange creatures and things converge in a world of light, performance, visuals and sounds. Curators James Nguyen and Digby Webester are bringing together some of their friends and colleagues who have very different approaches to making and living with art. PACT Salon: The Wild Things will be a space where audiences can come in and be immersed in the diversity of our lived experiences, imaginations and fantasies. It is also a moment for artists to encounter and enjoy finding new and unexpected connections.
The night will see artists Chris Bunton, Emily Dash, Parris Dewhurst, Martin Fox, Ciaran Frame, Raghav Handa, Brianna Harris, Kylie Harris, DJ Kingy, Ryan McGoldrick, Brooke Leigh, Loc Nguyen, Captain Pipe, James Penny, Katy B Plummer, Morus Quin, M. Sunflower and Kezia Yap be your guides and companions into the wilderness of sharing art, performance, sound and dance.
The Wild Things are not experienced from what you can see, hear or touch, but by the most peculiar and spectacular creatures that only emerge from deep within yourself.
Download your copy of the schedule for The Wild Things here. This schedule may change on the night due to the flexible, free flowing nature of PACT Salons and / or unforeseen circumstances. We advise audiences to listen to announcements throughout the night for any last minute changes.
Curated by: James Nguyen and Digby Webster
Curatorial Support by: Sandra Winkworth
Artists: Chris Bunton, Emily Dash, Parris Dewhurst, Martin Fox, Ciaran Frame, Raghav Handa, Brianna Harris, Kylie Harris, DJ Kingy, Ryan McGoldrick, Brooke Leigh, Loc Nguyen, Captain Pipe, James Penny, Katy B Plummer, Morus Quin, M. Sunflower. and Kezia Yap.
Time: 6pm to 10pm
Date: Saturday 4 August
Venue: PACT, 107 Railway Pde, Erskineville
Tickets: $15 online / $20 at the door * | PACT accepts Companion Cards.
PACT Salon: The Wild Things is wheelchair accessible however it is a promenade performing involving audiences walking through the PACT building, standing and/or sitting on the floor. Please contact PACT staff before the event to discuss your access requirements.
PACT Salon: The Wild Things contains haze, strobe light effects and some content that may be unsuitable for people under 16.
One-night mini-festivals showcasing new works by Sydney's most compelling early career performance, visual and media artists. Salons are where art, party and critical dialogue collide to a unique interactive experience. Salons encourage artists and audiences to be curious, daring and inquisitive. PACT is producing four Salons in 2018, each one programmed by a different curatorial team.
PACT Salons are supported by the City of Sydney through the Cultural Grants Program and the NSW State Government through Create NSW.
*Online sales incur a $2.50 booking fee per transaction.