• 14th-16th September: three days of games and play on London’s South Bank
  • 17th September: "Playing In Public", the Hide&Seek Weekender Conference


Simon Katan

Avant-garde karaoke meets Asteroids – win the love of your fair maiden by singing sweet melodies whilst the notes drift gently up to her balcony. Shoot down your rival’s advances with words as sharp as arrows.

Picture by Rachael Ward.

Simon Katan designs games, makes music, builds installations, swims, cooks and cycles. He comes from London, and his work has been exhibited and performed in the UK, Sweden, Norway, Slovenia, and Germany. In his free time Simon tries to complete his PhD and performs with his performance art comedy trio Brainer who are currently artists in residence at Borealis Festival. He has been known occasionally to put dots on lines and force computers to make strange sounds.

Artist's website

Saturday 15th September


Sunday 16th September