Safety Gear for Small Animals
would not be possible without
the skill and dedication
of the following individuals:
Dave Porter: Hardened safety gear and models
Jackie Demchuk: Haberdashery and tents
Susan Dicks and Company: Floatation devices
Kumiko Yasukawa: Web Design
Krys Verrall: Security advice
Bill Burns: Director
Art works depicted on this web site have been
generously supported by The Canada Council
for the Arts, MacDowall Arts Colony,
The Ontario Arts Council,
The ICA London and
The Toronto Arts Council.
Everthing I Could Buy on eBay about Malaria
was produced in 2002 by Bill Burns
and curated by Denna Jones at
The Wellcome Trust, London, England.
Machine Guts is an 8mm film
Christina Zeidler and Bill Burns.
Conception: Burns and Zeidler
Film and Script: Christina Zeidler
Deer Man and Voice: Bill Burns
1-800-ECOSFEAR was a North America wide,
toll-free telephone service about the needs
of animals, originally produced in 1997 and 1998
with The Banff Centre, Banff and Art Resources
Transfer, New York and Los Angeles.
A new version is currently in production for
The ICA in London, England.
Script/Direction: Bill Burns
Voice: Sara Poldas
Copyright 1997 and 2007
SGSA installation photos were made by
Paul Litherland, Blair Robins and Bill Burns.
Boiler Suits for Primates
was part of a project developed for Forum Arte
Vida at the 8th International Biannual at Havana, Cuba
in 2004. SGSA was presented at Forum Arte
Vida in collaboration with Annette Hurtig