Pierce Starre (b.1984 Liverpool) is a UK based artist with a practice situated in performance. Pierce situates their personal experiences within a broader social and political context. Their artworks provide the viewer with an opportunity to be immersed within an embodied experience, creating a platform for connection, reflection, and discussion. Pierce understands the capacity of performance art to engage the artist and the viewer in a transformative exchange both through the live performance of the work and through its documentation. Their previous work has explored their lived experience of being a Child of Deaf Adults and has critiqued the restrictive nature of institutional frameworks.
Pierce has been awarded a commission by