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in a dark arched room an audience watches a screen showing nylon being melted
15 February 2008
The Arches

Self Cancellation – Acid/Nylon

Gustav Metzger

A recreation of one of Gustav Metzger’s celebrated auto destructive performances.

Metzger and students seated at table
17 February 2008
The Arches

Self Cancellation – A project for voices

Gustav Metzger Kenneth Goldsmith Simon Morris

A performed self-cancelling discussion, with artists from the festival, invited speakers and local artists talking at once, over each other, or straining to be heard over the din.