Theater artist, visual artist, and filmmaker Jim Findlay will develop Vine of the Dead (VOD), a visual art performance that attempts to communicate across the divide between life and death, while investigating the place and meaning of ritual in the 21st century.
Jim Findlay works across boundaries as a director, designer, visual artist and performer. He was a founding member of the Collapsable Giraffe and Accinosco/Cynthia Hopkins, and is a frequent collaborator with Bang on a Can, Ralph Lemon, and Ridge Theater. He worked with the Wooster Group as a company member and designer from 1994-2003. Recent productions include Dream Of The Red Chamber, A Performance For A Sleeping Audience and Botanica (writer and director), The Whisper Opera (director and designer), David Lang’s Love Fail (set and video design), Annie Dorsen’s A Piece of Work (set and video design), and David T. Little/Royce Vavrek’s Dog Days (set and video design).
Slide photos: Clint Spaulding for @TSqArts / Bio and Upcoming page photos: Pavol Liska