18 July 2012Posted by Paul


The core elements comprise an overall work where the public become private investigators of a physical space, online world and narrative work. The work is realised through touring interactive exhibitions, free-to-air online episodes and a novella.

Stills from AquaVoltaic Scene 9

First initiated in 2009 through a research and development residency at The Lock-up Artists’ Residency Program - supported by The University of Newcastle in Australia - the artists collaborated with actors, writers and directors including members of the Awakabal people, the traditional Aboriginal owners of the land in the Newcastle region of New South Wales.

Stills from AquaVoltaic Scene 10

Paul Howard, David Matthews and Simon Poulter collaborated through a residency at Metal Culture in Southend, UK.