pvi collective create agitational, participatory artworks that are intent on the creative disruption of everyday life. every artwork aims to affect audiences on a personal and political level and is geared towards instigating tiny revolutions. the company aims to make activists of our audiences by creating playfully subversive performances that invite genuine engagement, transforming our perceptions of space, cities and environment.
underpinning our work is our ultimate goal of saving the world through creative play and revolutionary fun.
the above slideshow is from the season of deviator in glasgow at the surge street art festival. deviator is an immersive, real-world, outdoor game which invites players to temporarily transform their city into a playground.
pvi and blast theory international residency exchange program
we are very excited that with the support of the australia council for the arts, blast theory and pvi collective are joining forces to facilitate a unique r&d residency exchange opportunity for one australian artist and one british artist to spend 6 weeks in residence with blast theory and pvi respectively. in this, stage one of the project, one australian artist will undertake a residency with blast theory.
the fires beneath us workshop with alex rinsler
alex rinsler [uk] will be running a two hour workshop about perth's social and virtual ecology and what's feeding it. the workshop will raise questions around what fault lines run beneath our streets, beneath our screens. where are they and how are they shifting? what's bubbling beneath the surface? what will happen when these bubbles burst?
artist talk: pvi in conversation with alex rinsler
alex rinsler is our inaugural artist in residence at 24 brisbane street. he is a public artist and cultural producer from the uk and makes large-scale public work with local artists and communities, most of which gets burned in the end. this is his first visit to western australia.