18 February 2017

Mind on the Run, Hull

Hull2017’s weekend celebration of the “founding father of ambient”, Brian Eno. Elaine will perform in Worlds Within Worlds: A Reel-to-Real Experience with Steve Cobby & Guests, as part of Mind on the Run: The Basil Kirchin Story.

15 – 18 December 2016

LCMF 5th Edition: In Search of Julius Eastman

Guest performer alongside Apartment House.

25 October 2016

SPILL Festival of performance, Ipswich

The festival opened with the premiere of [NAMES] – a 3 hour durational work and a chapter from Sweet Tooth.

22 October 2016

Bloomsbury Festival, London

Public sharing of SWEET TOOTH at St George’s Bloomsbury – a Hawksmoor church which is said to have had links with the Abolitionist movement.

The performance featured:
Elaine Mitchener vocalist/movement
Sylvia Hallet, Jason Yarde, Mark Sanders – instrumentalists

17 October 2016

ICA, London

Commissioned by the artist Sonia Boyce to create I back…I neck…I face…I chest – a 20 minute ‘anonymous exploration of identity through movement, sound art and vocalisation’ which was performed to an invited audience and filmed as part of We Move In Her Way, a new project by Sonia Boyce. Sonia’s video installation will be shown in Feb 2017.