What's On

Feedback Loops

Part of IF Oxford, the science and ideas Festival


A blurred woman sits in the dark, she is surrounded by rays of light that loop around her. Some are red and some are white.

Words alone cannot always describe inner thoughts and feelings. The rhythm of ambient electronica builds dance performance in a unique production. Heart-rate, blood pressure, skin conductance and movement data can track episodes of depression, epilepsy and multiple sclerosis in clinical settings, and Feedback Loops represents these biometric data through music generated from a performer’s bodily metrics.

Join the creators for a post-performance panel discussion to explore lived experiences in new ways.