Lore of the Sea (2011)

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Artwork: Lore of the Sea (2011)

Genre: non-verbal visual theatre performance

Role: performer

Description: Lore of the Sea is a stylized abstract theatre-cum-mime performance created in collaboration with Heritage Malta at the Malta Maritime Museum. A project merging art, history, and site together to create novel experiences with each.

Lore of the Sea is a two part event, featuring an exclusive tour and a dramatised performance that is orientated around 5 select artifacts from the Museum’s reserve collection. The performance reuses artifacts from the reserve collection and places them inside of its narratives. Narratives that have been devised and scripted in response to facts and recounts of stories salvaged by researchers Liam Gauci and Manwel Magro Conti.

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by Darrin Zammit-Lupi

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

Lore of the SearubberbodiesMaritime Museum

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