Candida Powell-Williams

sonic arrangements in the infinite fill

Candida Powell-Williams

sonic arrangements in the infinite fill is a site specific performance that was held on the Derry Walls' Walker Plinth by artist Candida Powell-Williams.

We were delighted to welcome Candida Powell-Williams back to Derry on the 24th August 2019 for a new performance designed specifically for Walls 400 celebration and to close her solo exhibition Command Lines. sonic arrangements in the infinite fill is a new site-specific performance on the Derry Walls' Walker Plinth in collaboration with dancers from Echo Echo Dance Company.

Sound, movement and costume combined to explore the dualism of repelling and attracting, taking the transformation of the city walls from defensive architecture to tourist attraction as the starting point.

Kindly supported by the Walled City 400, Arts Council Northern Ireland, Derry City and Strabane District Council, Northbound Brewery, Arts Council of England, The Warburg Institute. The event was presented with the support of Friends of the Derry Walls, The Siege Museum, The Honourable The Irish Society, Department of Communities.