YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN HERE YESTERDAY
POTENTIALLY INTERACTIVE PUBLIC PERFORMANCE IMPLEMENTED OVER TWO DAYS
SWANSEA CITY CENTRE, JUNE 2012
As part of Locws International’s Swansea Plinth event, founder members of the Welsh Artists For Timetravel (WAFT), Jason & Becky planned to test the theory of time travel using the Hawking Time Travelers Party Experiment. This two-part experiment took place over two days.
Day One 29th June:
Jason & Becky set out a party scenario on the plinth, complete with finger buffet, fairy cakes, party
poppers and a banner exclaiming ‘WAFT WELCOME TIME TRAVELERS TO 2012’. The party on the plinth remained intact for the duration of the work, as Jason & Becky awaited invited guests, bringing with them their written invitation from the future. Entry to the buffet without an invitation was not permitted (see day two, below).
Day Two 30th June:
Jason & Becky circulated the Swansea Plinth event, handing out invitations to the previous day’s