DRAF Studio – Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void (7 Sept 2017)

Zoe Williams presents Ceremony of the Void, an ambitious commission for DRAF Studio performed on the occasion of the opening reception of the group exhibition (X) A Fantasy.

Ceremony of the Void is a voluptuous banquet, a fantastical immersive environment and a large-scale performance, involving artist-made delicacies, musicians, performers, video projections and new ceramic sculptures. New costumes have been designed by Hydra Sartorial Latex. This unique performance will take place during the Opening Reception. Musicians: Patchfinder, Viki Steiri, Dario Papavassiliou. Performers: Mensah A. Bonsu, Freya Field-Donovan, Pegah Tahmasebi, Susu Laroche, Deniz Unal, Nadja Voorham.DRAF Studio is supported by Arts Council England and DRAF Galleries Circle.

Thanks also to in-kind supporters: perfume provided by Nishane, Istanbul; costumes by Hydra Sartorial Latex; ceramic works produced by Rochester Square; and Suze Saveur d’Autrefois liqueur provided by Pernod-Ricard.

Media partner: CURA.

 

  • Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
    Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
  • Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
    Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
  • Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
    Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
  • Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill
    Zoe Williams, Ceremony of the Void, 2017, installation and performance in DRAF Studio, 7 Sept 2017. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris. Photo: Dan Weill