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PLAYING UP: A Live Art Game for Kids and Adults (second edition)

Author: Sibylle Peters | Reference: P3999 | ISBN: 978-0-9935611-0-8 | Type: Publication

Second edition of the artwork exploring the potential of Live Art to bridge generations.

Performing Endurance: Art and Politics since 1960

Author: Lara Shalson | Reference: P3716 | ISBN: 978-1108426459 | Type: Publication

Examining a range of performances from the 1960s to the present, as well as protest actions from the lunch counter sit-ins of the US civil rights movement to protest camps in the twenty-first century, this book provides a formal account of endurance and illuminates its ethical and political significance.

Performance in Contemporary Art

Author: Catherine Wood | Reference: P3651 | ISBN: 978-1-84976-311-0 | Type: Publication

Proposes that performance is not a genre of art separate from object making but rather an attitude that has infiltrated the entire terrain of contemporary art. 

Performing Bodies in Pain: Medieval and Post-Modern Martyrs, Mystics, and Artists

Author: Marla Carlson | Reference: P3594 | ISBN: 978-0230103863 | Type: Publication

Analyzes the cultural work of spectacular suffering in late-medieval France and the twenty-first century, reading recent dramatizations of torture and performances of self-mutilating conceptual art against late-medieval saint plays.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning

Author: Maggie Nelson | Reference: P3523 | ISBN: 978-0393343144 | Type: Publication

Questions whether or not focusing on representations of cruelty makes us cruel. In a journey through high and low culture, the visual to the verbal, and the apolitical to the political, Nelson offers a model of how one might balance strong ethical convictions with an equally strong appreciation for work that tests the limits of taste, taboo and permissibility.

Performance by Artists

Editor: A.A. Bronson, Peggy Gale | Reference: P3461 | ISBN: 0920956009 | Type: Publication

A collection of essays, documents, & bibiliography reagrding performance art edited by people associated with a Toronto-based arts organization.

PLAYING UP: A Live Art Game for Kids and Adults (German)

Author: Sibylle Peters | Reference: P3275 | ISBN: 978-3-000566196 | Type: Publication

Exploring the potential of Live Art to bridge generations andrawing on key Live Art themes and seminal works, PLAYING UP takes the form of a game played by adults and kids together. In German.

PLAYING UP: A Live Art Game for Kids and Adults

Author: Sibylle Peters | Reference: P3274 | ISBN: 978-0-9935611-0-8 | Type: Publication

Exploring the potential of Live Art to bridge generations andrawing on key Live Art themes and seminal works, PLAYING UP takes the form of a game played by adults and kids together.

How Do You Write a Risk Assessment for Lips of Thomas?

Author: Matthew Cornford | Editor: Ric Allsopp and Michael Hiltbrunner | Reference: A0734

Art students who experiment, think differently and take risks are often praised for their efforts. But what happens when students become interested in developing performance-based work involving risk of injury and physical pain?

Endurance

Author: Various | Reference: P2680 | Type: Publication

Endurance was a three-day programme of screenings, performances and exhibition exploring the physical and mental limits of human experience (24 April – 26 June 2008 at VIVID, Birmingham). This forder includes flyers, programme and booklet with programme notes and texts by Tracey Warr, Kay Winwood, Deborah Kermode.

No Innocent Bystanders Performance Art and Audience

Author: Frazer Ward | Reference: P2544 | ISBN: 978-1611683356 | Type: Publication

*currently unavailable*

This publication explores the ethical challenges with which performance art confronts its viewers speak to the reimagining of the audience.

Anatomy of Falling

Author: Amy Sharrocks | Reference: A0543 | Type: Article

Article written by Amy Sharrocks for the 'Performance Research on Falling' journal. Located in Miscellaneous Articles Folder 5A. This item is part of the Study Room Guide: On Falling by Amy Sharrocks (P2249)

Be Here Now

Author: Adam E Mendelsohn | Reference: A0437 | Type: Article

Adam E Mendelsohn article discussing the retrieval of history through re-enactment.

Talking Art

Editor: Adrian Searle | Reference: P0008 | Type: Publication

Study Room Guide: On Falling

Author: Amy Sharrocks | Reference: P2249 | Type: Publication

Part of On Falling, a compilation of material from the Study Room Gathering Live Art and Falling hosted by Amy Sharrocks in November 2012. At the event Amy gave a presentation which was followed by an extensive group discussion. This Guide is in note form, for ease of reading, and in the hope that people can read between the lines, and see the rhythm and shape of the wide-ranging and non-stop discussion.

On Falling Powerpoint Presentation and Playlist

Author: Amy Sharrocks | Reference: P2248 | Type: Digital File

Part of On Falling, a compilation of material from the Study Room Gathering Live Art and Falling hosted by Amy Sharrocks in November 2012. At the event Amy gave a presentation which was followed by an extensive group discussion. This Guide is in note form, for ease of reading, and in the hope that people can read between the lines, and see the rhythm and shape of the wide-ranging and non-stop discussion.