Author Archives: Sue Challis

But You Promised

But You Promised was a video made and shown at the National Dublin School of Art and subsequently in a solo show at Oriel Davies in Powys in 2008. The film (showing rubbish in the Grand Canal Dublin transformed by … Continue reading

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Curious Reveries

As well as work inspired by Sontag, from 2015-2017 I’ve worked with the Re:Collect artists’ collective touring in the West Midlands with the Cabinet of Curiosities – I’ve made text and sound and video based installations in drawers and boxes within … Continue reading

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Paola’s Dance

http://youtu.be/UGKJLzDAtiY A short piece made with Paola Alessandro at my ‘In Disguise’ residency at The Hive Arts Centre, Shrewsbury – part of an exploration of identity – 2005

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Impact Arts !

Following two years of documentary video-making with the Changes Consultancy’s Home Office project ‘Active Citizenship’ I was asked to help a group of ten South Asian and Black Country women write a successful £23,000 Arts Council bid for a 12 … Continue reading

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Reading Agatha Christie (2007)

Reading Agatha Christie (2007) was made with a group of Iraqi Kurdish refugees in Birmingham. It shows a number of ‘Middle Eastern’ people trying to read from Christie’s ‘They Came to Baghdad’ in Arabic in a film clearly made for … Continue reading

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