Brian Hartley

Multi-disciplinary practice incorporating photography, design, performance and visual art.
Collaborative performance work through company identity, Stillmotion: We Dance, wee groove, an interactive dance event for young children, commissioned by Imaginate (Edinburgh International Children’s Festival) in Edinburgh in 2008 and since then toured around Scotland and UK, Canada, and China in 2016 and 2017. Scotch hoppers, an interactive performative installation inspired by children's street games, commissioned by Unique Events as part of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay festival in 2012 and presented at Glasgow’s Merchant City festival, London’s South Bank and part of the 2014 Commonwealth Games Cultural Programme.
Recent projects: Curious Shoes, performing in interactive performance for adults with dementia, created by Hearts and Minds, touring Scotland Autumn 2017.
In The Ink Dark, creative documentation and performance with Luke Pell and collaborators, Edinburgh June 2017.
Signs of Direction, dance film inspired by Margaret Morris, with Jer Reid, Solene Weinachter, Una McGlone and Raymond McDonald.
Photography and stage design for dance + theatre companies and live music: Scottish Dance Theatre, Barrowland Ballet, Company of Wolves, Luke Pell, Collective Endeavours, Janice Parker, Room 2 Manoeuvre, Rosalind Masson, Saffy Setohy, Andy Cannon, Puppet State Theatre Company, Claire Cunningham, Indepen-dance, All or Nothing Dance Theatre, Starcatchers, Retina Dance Company.