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Simon Raven

Simon Raven is an artist who works in performance, video, painting, sculpture and sound. Currently he is writing his PhD developing original critical and creative research into the value that diversity, and a lived experience of disability might have in the production and appreciation of contemporary art. Collaboration is a key part of his practice.

Posts by Simon Raven

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The Resurrection of Bobby Awl, by Brian Catling

We are seated inside a wooden oculus, the dissection room at Summerhall. It is festival season. The tiered wooded seating is dark and curved for the purpose of peering down into a body-shaped well, where bodies where opened up for anatomical examination. Artist Brian Catling has written a new play ...