The violent dance: an exploration of boundaries and transgressions

»The Violent Dance« is a captivating photographic journey that delves deep into the heart of live music culture, capturing the intense and frenetic expressions found within the mosh pit. This ongoing project, born in London at the Underworld attending Ninja Fest in 2007, aims to be a critical examination of how people express themselves amidst the chaos of moshing, shedding light on the intricate dynamics of violence, boundaries, and transgressions in this vibrant subculture. The photographs in »The Violent Dance« expose the raw emotions and untamed energy of individuals as they engage in the visceral act of moshing. The images encapsulate a wide spectrum of feelings – from anger and aggression to joy and euphoria. Each frame captures the essence of the moment, allowing the audience to witness the liberation of emotions that often transcend societal norms and expectations.

Project ongoing