Presented by SU-EN Butoh Company and Skrotcentralen i Uppsala AB

Scrap Project 2004

Body and Art met Scrapyard dealing in a sparkling performance!

Uppsala, Sweden
August 14, 9 PM + Scrap Party

The scrapyard is a recycle place for all the metal that has lost its function in the society. Artists and workers give through their interventions in the performance a new perspective on this metal.

The landscape that surrounds us at the scrapyard is for many people an unknown side of civilization, at the end of the materialistic consumption.

It is a forgotten place. Beauty is seen in the twisted aluminium. Secrets are whispered in the pile of engines. Opinions flood out of barrels of magnesium spiral cut-offs. The graveyard of the materials show us the traces of infinity.

Concept and choreographic structure
Concept and scrap coordinator
   Robert Alm

- Skrotcentralen i Uppsala AB,
drivers and workers: Matte Melin, Peter Lidin, Roger Karlsson, Georgios Kehagias, Robert Alm, Kjell Skold
- SU-EN Butoh Company workshop project: Varuneé Lundstrom, Caroline Lundblad, Irina Anufryieva, Eva Wiggstrom, Lisa Grass
- Eva C Bjorkman, Guds Soner (Kent Tankred och Leif Elggren), SU-EN

   Lee Berwick/Digidub

The soundtrack to the performance was entirely composed by sounds recorded
at the scrapyard.

   Jens Carlsson, Lasse Liljegren
   Mon no Kai/SU-EN Butoh Company
Pat Splat/Patrik Sporrong
   Wenche Sundsrud, Helen Lind

Photography © SU-EN Butoh Company

Supported by
Statens Kulturrad, Uppsala Kommuns Kulturnämnd,
Svenska Institutet, Uppsala Konstmuseum
and Musik i Uppland