Billy (b. 1994, London) is an artist based in Amsterdam & London. His practice relates queer Method to text, choreography & video. A graduate of Architecture (The University of Edinburgh, 2016), hie participated in the Studio of Spatial Activities (Akademia Sztuk Pięknych, Warsaw, 2018), and the SNDO (School for New Dance Development).
Hie has shared work most recently at Eau Salon, Zürich (2021), Théâtre Arsenic, Lausanne (2020), Salon 14, Warsaw (2020), Cosmos Carl (2020), Capitain Petzel, Berlin (2020), K21 Düsseldorf (with Moritz Krauth, 2020), & Kem Warsaw (2020). Hie has performed at Kunsthalle Basel (2019), The 58th Venice Biennale (2019), Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej (2019—20), Frieze London (2018) & Fundacja Galerii Foksal (2018) in the works of Alex Baczyński-Jenkins, Ania Nowak, Sunny Pfalzer & Małga Kubiak.
His texts have been performed at K3 - Zentrum für Choreographie, Hamburg (2021, in the film work of Przemek Kamiński), Cell Project Space (2020, in the performance of Krzysztof Bagiński), published in Krzak Papier (2020), and Modern Queer Poets (Pilot Press, 2019) and read aloud at 'Do You Host?', an event curated by Eliel Jones for Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej (2018). Hie programmed and guided the first Queer Ecologies Reading Circle on 'Queer Placemaking', as part of the 2018—19 residency of Kem (artist-run queer-feminist group), also at CSW.
⤷ Billy likes the written pronoun 'hie', a forsaken form of 'she' from old english.