Rowdy SS - Balance - Ayka Lux

Hyper Functional, Ultra Healthy | Rowdy SS

Sound & Text Experience w/ Rebecca Bellantoni

Thu 06 Feb 2020
18.45 - 20.00
Pay What You Can
New Wing

Rowdy SS closes Hyper Functional, Ultra Healthy with an intimate sound and text experience performed inside their sound installation that synthesises the ceaseless urban noise of London to create a new soundscape of refuge and respite.

London is noisy; sirens, drilling, honking, shouting, the endless grind of traffic. The Tube. From stress, to heart disease to type 2 diabetes, research suggests noise pollution creates problems for people's health.

For 10 years Rowdy SS has been recording London's damaging noise, in this new work he remixes this archive to create a soundscape for healing.


Often working at the intersection of sound/music, dance/movement and live performance alongside making videos; his works have delved into love, explored the societal implications of being, first a black boy then man and mined life to share his vision of said life.

His current project is an ongoing work and includes original sound/music compositions, video, dance and movement as tools for performance to create other spaces, dream/meditative states, exploring repetition and surprise movement, and counter movement. variations of a theme, motifs. moments of definition defined by the previous, reliant to predecession and that, which follows.