OKO, formed in 2009, is Joanna Byrne and Mark Byrne. We have been making, performing and screening experimental film and live expanded cinema together since 2003:

Collaborative work:

2012 Leeds 78 |  GLAMOURIE – M1 < Dark Heart, Project Space Leeds

2012 p.o.v. | Flip Animation Festival, Wolverhampton

2011 Untitled for two projectors | the Plaza Principle, Leeds


2010 Cinema Povera | The Plaza | Leeds


Performance of Chris Hall and Ian Harker’s ‘The Wasteland’ at Cinema Povera

2011 Cinema Corporel | Granary Wharf, Leeds


Violain Bergoin and Emi Ueno re-perform Daisies at Cinema Corporel


OKO also delivered workshops to help ensure that film remains a viable medium for artists and filmmakers working today, working with hosts and partners such as: Lumen, Project Space Leeds, Impressions Gallery (Bradford), Flip Animation Festival/Flatpack, the National Media Museum, and Sound Festival, Aberdeen.