Chapter about People Like Us in new Kenneth Goldsmith book

Duchamp Is My LawyerThe Polemics, Pragmatics, and Poetics of UbuWebKenneth GoldsmithColumbia University Press Really honoured to be in our good friend Kenneth Goldsmith’s book, he gave us a whole chapter. Click on the link below to find out more and purchase one. Or DOWNLOAD! Review here.

The Mirror at Venice Biennale

People Like Us will perform The Mirror at Venice Biennale on 9 May 2019 at 9.30pm after the opening reception at the following, as well as being part of the UbuWeb cinema programme: Title: HILLARY: The Hillary Clinton Emails.Artist: Kenneth Goldsmith.Curators: Francesco Urbano Ragazzi.Opening Hours: 11 am – 7 pm, closed on Monday.Venue: Despar Teatro Italia, […]

People Like Us play new work on Resonance FM

People Like Us take over the airwaves for an hour from 3.30pm-4.30pm (UK time) on Resonance FM on Saturday 28 April 2018 on the Splice Festival Festival Radio Show. This coincides with our forthcoming performance at Splice Festival (12 May 2018). LISTEN HERE: https://peoplelikeus.org/Splice_Festival_Radio_Show-28_April_2018-People_Like_Us.mp3

The Mirror

We are pleased to announce a new audiovisual immersive cinema performance by People Like Us called The Mirror, performed (and screened in Theatrical form if in the US) from March 2018 worldwide.   The Mirror is a live a/v performance which splices together movie snippets with unique sample-based music exploring the masks that we wear represented through […]

Artist Biography

Under the name “People Like Us,” artist Vicki Bennett has been making work available via CD, DVD and vinyl releases, radio broadcasts, concert appearances, gallery exhibits and online streaming and distribution since 1992. Bennett has developed an immediately recognisable aesthetic repurposing pre-existing footage to craft audio and video collages with an equally dark and witty […]

Early Radio Works Vol. I – New Cassette Release

We are very pleased to let you know that we have another release on the wonderful label Discrepant.  Brave new old work by Vicki Bennett aka People Like Us. A journey into her early radio experiments with some dating back 20 years! Early Radio Works Vol1 by People Like Us Vicki Bennett’s People Like Us […]

Selected Performances and Screenings

People Like Us/Vicki has performed and been screened at hundreds of venues (Tate Modern, Whitechapel Gallery, the National Film Theatre/BFI, Purcell Room, Barbican, ICA, V&A., BBC Proms, Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris), Sonar (Barcelona), MAXXI/National Museum of XXI Century Arts (Rome), Venice Biennale, Walker Art Center (Minneapolis) and Centro de Cultura Digital (Mexico City)), Venice Biennale, […]

Exhibitions and Editions

ALL COMMISSION ENQUIRIES OR BOOKINGS FOR GONE, GONE BEYOND ARE TO BE MADE DIRECTLY WITH US THROUGH OUR CONTACT PAGE. To date, People Like Us/Vicki has had 5 solo exhibitions and participated in over 20 group shows including at MAXXI (Rome), HMKV (Dortmund), Centro de Cultura Digital (Mexico), Hatton Gallery (Newcastle), Vitrine (London), alt.gallery (Newcastle), Greene […]

No One Is An Island now on UbuWeb

No One Is An Island, a radio piece by Vicki Bennett originally broadcast on WDR in 2016 is now available for listening and download at UbuWeb. http://www.ubu.com/sound/plu_noone.html Thanks to the following for taking their time to give their thoughts about ideas: Ergo Phizmiz, Savanna, Rowen, Mathilde, Lila, Andrew Sharpley, Ava, Cameron, Katja Seltmann, Rick Prelinger, Iain Chambers, Jeff Carey and Falco, Graham Duff, Kenneth Goldsmith, Charlie Lewis, Henry […]

Radio Premiere on WDR: No One Is An Island by Vicki Bennett

WDR 3 Open Sounds presents : No One Is An Island by Vicki Bennett Listen live on this link on Saturday with this pop up player on WDR 3: http://www1.wdr.de/radio/player/radioplayer106~_layout-popupVersion.html (if this doesn’t make a pop up player just follow the WDR3 pop up link in the paragraph directly below) Vicki Bennett was commissioned by WDR (German Radio) to make a […]

CITATION CITY

Update (2018) :The soundtrack is now available for sale as a digital download:https://peoplelikeus-vickibennett.bandcamp.com/album/citation-city-ost Citation City is a 42 minute audiovisual performance work which sources, collages and edits 300 major feature films where content is either filmed or set in London – creating a story within a story, of the film world, living its life, through extraordinary times of change, to […]