Lizzil Gay is an interdisciplinary performance/video artist and academic researcher. She explores the body as a site of political resistance and activism.


The decision by Dark Mofo to cancel the contentious work Union Flag by Santiago Sierra speaks volumes about the dynamic between art and activism. Whilst in the media-post apology we see a not unusual centring of the white male curators who originally pursued the work, I think what is most Read more…

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/ hollow charcoaled body sleeps / waking only to hindu mantras of peace / black rivers drain out eyelids / toes upright and cold / only i am not there / i am here /  

Alway Was Always Will Be

‘I live, create and work on the sacred and sovereign lands of the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the Kulin Nations, and respectfully acknowledge the elder’s past, present and future becoming. I acknowledge that the sovereignty of these lands has never been ceded and Read more…