A large-scale, sculptural performance version of Hour Hosts.


A civic clock built onto a freight box with performances on the hour where automata are replaced by live performers.

Toured to Manchester, London, Denmark and Leeds.

Commissioned by Manchester Airport, Barclays New Stages and North West Arts Board.



Created and Performed by
Sue Auty and Edward Taylor
Created with
Steve Gumbley, Laurence Lane and Greville White