Vaughan Pilikian

Vaughan Pilikian is an artist, writer, designer, theatre / live art director and filmmaker educated at the universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Harvard. His award-winning films in the genres of fiction, animation and documentary have screened at over one hundred festivals across the world. He has published four books, been commissioned to make a work by the Yard Theatre, Resonance FM, the Grierson Trust and the Film Council, and his paintings are in private collections in the U.S. In 2012 he devised, designed and directed a full-length performance work Leper Colony, which ran for three weeks to controversy and acclaim. His articles about art and politics have appeared in various publications; most recently, the LADA Live Art Almanac Volume 4. He is currently at work on two new films, a new book and a new performance. Vaughan Pilikian is chairman of Latter Lammas and Artistic Director of performance collective Unruowe.


Not to be: How to tear theatre up by its roots

The abstract for the talk can be found here: Not-to-be