‘Biggest bush doof’ to amaze all with showcase of eclectic work


Wild Things' curators Digby Webster (left) and James Nguyen. Photo: Sandra Winkworth.

Story appeared in: Inner West Times | August 1st, 2018



PACT Centre for Emerging Artists in Erskineville, will present a captivating evening of art, performance, sound and dance in 'PACT Salon: The Wild Things' this weekend.
Curated by James Nguyen and Digby Webster, The Wild Things will explore the diversity of our experiences, imaginations and fantasies.
On the night, some of Sydney's most daring emerging artists will act as guides and lead the audience into a world of strange creatures and things, complete with performance, visuals, light and sounds.
Nguyen and Webster said: "We are creating the biggest bush doof this side of Erskineville and we've got some amazing artists that need to be seen. Join us and get wild with The Wild Things at PACT."
Nguyen and Webster are well known Sydney artists. Nguyen, who works in documentary practice, installation and performance, has had his work exhibited in multiple galleries locally and internationally. Webster is known for his bold and colourful oil pastel and ink work, and is a founding member of contemporary performance group, Ruckus Ensemble.
PACT Salons are one-night-only mini festivals that showcase eclectic new works from compelling emerging performance, visual and media artists.
Catch this treat from 6pm this Saturday, August 4, with tickets $15 via pact.net.au or $20 at the door.
This event is wheelchair accessible, however it involves audiences walking through the building as well as standing and or sitting on the floor; contact PACT staff before the event to discuss your access requirements. PACT accepts Companion Cards.
Some content may be unsuitable for people under 16.



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