Thomas John Bacon is an artist whose work focuses upon the conception of the body & idea of a multiplicit self in performance. His work began in experimental theatre & Butoh and can now be located within the framework of live art, body art, & subcultural exploration and is starting to enter into body modification through tattoo. Thomas has performed at an extensive variety of festivals & venues within the UK and internationally. He has a Masters from Goldsmiths College, University of London in Performance and currently lecturers on a variety of performing arts and acting courses. In 2009 Thomas began his research towards his doctorate with Bristol University. Thomas is also an associate artist of Leibniz.