Two weeks attached to skeleton

A University of Kent student is spending two weeks attached to a life size wooden skeleton as part of his final year art project.

Man who lives with a puppet

by David Johns (@davidjohns_itv)

A student at the University of Kent has attached himself to a life-size puppet skeleton for two weeks, wearing it everywhere he goes, day and night. Peter John-Morton says the work, called Ridley, "gives a dead object the chance to experience the phenomenon of life".

David Johns has his story, talking to puppet man Peter John-Morton, stage manager Lizzie Watkins, and Peter's girlfriend Lucy Western.

Puppet man explains his art

by David Johns (@davidjohns_itv)

A student at the University of Kent has attached himself to a life-size puppet skeleton for two weeks, wearing it everywhere he goes, day and night.

Peter John-Morton says the work, called Ridley, "gives a dead object the chance to experience the phenomenon of life".

David Johns went to meet him - and his girlfriend, Lucy Western.

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