Rowdy SS is a London born and based artist.
Often working at the intersection of sound/music, dance/movement and live performance alongside making videos; his works have delved into love and use processes of life mining to share their vision of said life.
His current project is an ongoing work and includes original sound/music compositions, video, dance and movement as tools for performance to create other spaces, dream/meditative states, exploring repetition and surprise movement, and counter-movement. variations of a theme, motifs. moments of definition defined by the previous, reliant to the predecessor and that, which follows.
Rowdy was previously a member of Atari Teenage Riot, a Berlin-based noise band and has worked closely with numerous artists and makers such as legendary dub creator Lee Scratch Perry, Ron Arad, musicians Eska, Zero 7, Matthew Herbert, acid house pioneer Adamski and has put on successful club nights ‘SOAP’ a no photos allowed subversive bass-heavy alt trap/post-grime party and ‘SONIC’ a club night space of interactive sound/performance art and DJin at VFD, London.
Current collaborations include works with dancer Jamila Johnson-Small (48hours, Fury1) and sound compositions/performances for artist Rebecca Bellantoni (Run Come Water, Spiral,)
Rowdy is a Somerset House Studios Resident Artist, and also leads masterclasses and workshops for young people at The Roundhouse Camden, Slade School of Fine Art, Goldsmiths University and The Yard Theatre.