A collection of memories from every performance at Leeds Met Studio Theatre. A beautiful object comprising hand drawn images on tracing paper each referring to a particular moment from a particular show. Most of the significant UK performance makers of the last two decades are featured.
The book attempts not so much to be a comprehensive memoir, as a visual and emotional recall condensed from hours of video of Alex and Annie in the act of remembering. The Dust Archive is photographed by Alexander Kelly.
Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery, Leeds, 2008, 65 pages. black and white images throughout, 20.5cm x 20.5cm.
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