Companis: Bawdyville!

ARC at The Vaults
29 September 2010 6-9pm

‘Bawdyville!’, presented by Companis, takes you down into the Vaults for a selection of one-on-one performances and instillation that embrace the forbidden and ludicrous. If you’re tempted by promises of private lap dancing, exquisite chocolate truffles, furtive peeopholing and a quick hand job, then Bawdyville is for you.

Companis, meaning to ‘break bread with someone’ is a nomadic curatorial and artistic practice based in Birmingham. For five months they have been meeting in the home of Kaye Winwood, one of the founders, to have lunch and explore the notion of exchange and participation within contemporary art, often through humorous and subversive tactics. Continue reading