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Virus

Author: Linda Stupart | Reference: P4108 | ISBN: 9870992674786

A heady brew of feminist critique of the art world and extreme body horror.

Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel

Author: Amna Malik | Reference: P3489 | ISBN: 978-1846380549

Does art have a sex? A study of Lucas's famous assemblage of objects that suggest male and female body parts.

A:Gender

Author: TransAction Theatre Company | Reference: D2274

An innovative multi-media performance piece that takes a long, hard and sometimes uncomfortable look at our notions of gender.  

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Embodied Avatars: Genealogies of Black Feminist Art and Performance

Author: Uri McMillan | Reference: P2837 | ISBN: 978-1479852475

Tracing a dynamic genealogy of performance from the nineteenth to the twenty-first century, Uri McMillan contends that black women artists practiced a purposeful self- objectification, transforming themselves into art objects.

STUDY ROOM GUIDE / LADA ANTHOLOGY: PERFORMANCE FROM THE EDGE (Full Screening)

Author: Various | Digital Reference: EF5169

Two screening programmes of radical work for SPILL 2014:

Marginalised Bodies – A screening of artists working with their queer, disabled, black and female bodies in brilliant and subversive ways. Featuring La Ribot, Harold Offeh, Kira O’Reilly, Disabled Avant Garde, George Chakravarthi, and many more. Contained by the secrecy of the night hours and the wearing of horse blinkers; the performance score involves actions of cutting, tattooing, writing and speaking. The work explores domestication and the feral through actions that open and restrict the body (such as fasting, cutting and urinating).

Club & Underground Culture – A screening of live performance and work to camera rooted in underground and club culture. Featuring mavericks, outsiders, legends, gender terrorists and out and out freaks, including David Hoyle, CHRISTEENE, Ursula Martinez, Rocío Boliver, Duckie and many more.

Cut with Kitchen Knife: a bit of slap and tickle

Author: Liz Aggiss | Digital Reference: EF5119

Two parts documentation of performance offering varied interpretations on the aging female solo performing body. Presented in the context of “Fem Fresh” (Sunday 8 June 2014), a collaboration between Queen Mary, University of London and the Live Art Development Agency, featuring presentations and dialogues on, about, and around feminism and age in Live Art.

Tania Bruguera

Author: Lucrezia Cippitelli and Domenico Scudero | Reference: P2483 | ISBN: 9788874900510

A collection of essays on the installation and performance work of Cuban artist Tania Bruguera. Contributors: Domenico Scudero, Lucrezia Cippitelli, Irma Arestizabal, Roberto Pinto, Simonetta Lux

More Than Meat Joy: Performance Works and Selected Writings

Author: Carolee Schneemann | Reference: P2473 | ISBN: 978-0929701547

Brings together documentation and text on many of Schneemann's performance works.

100 Boots

Author: Eleanor Antin | Reference: P2464 | ISBN: 978-0762404575

This collection features all 51 images from performance artist Eleanor Antin's epic visual narrative. Introduction by Henry Sayre

Double Game

Author: Sophie Calle | Reference: P2469 | ISBN: 978-1900828284

Sophie Calle's project Double Game interweaves the artist's life with that of Maria, a character in Paul Auster's novel 'Leviathan', blurring the lines between reality and fiction. Second edition

Regina Jose Galindo - Estoy viva

Reference: P2462 | ISBN: 9788857223186

Regina Jose Galindo dencounces violence women and, more generally, the social, political and cultural violence of contemporary society.

To Sam Ja / This Is I

Author: Vlasta Delimar | Reference: P2449 | ISBN: 9789537615659

Accompanies the 2014 retrospective of Vlasta Delimar's work at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb.

Rebecca Horn

Author: Rebecca Horn et al | Reference: P2447 | ISBN: 0892071117

Catalogue from the Rebecca Horn retrospective that opened at the Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 1993. Contributions include interviews and essays by Rebecca Horn, Germano Celant, Nancy Spector, Giuliana Bruno, Katherina Schmidt, Stuart Morgan, Nicholas Serota, Thomas Krens.

Ana Mendieta: Blood and Fire

Reference: P2440 | ISBN: 9782868820976

*currently unavailable*

An overview of Mendieta's work published to accompany Galerie Lelong's exhibition 8 September – 8 October 2011. Photographs, film stills, critical texts and interviews.

Let’s Start A Pussy Riot

Reference: P2439 | ISBN: 978-0957626201

Created in collaboration with Pussy Riot, this book links together the events leading up to and after the group’s arrest and the themes they fight for – feminism, LGBTQ rights, freedom of speech and the environment. Contributors: Pussy Riot, Alice Bag, Anne Sherwood Pundyk, Antony Hegarty, Arvida Bystrom, Baby Dee, Battlekat, Bianca Casady, Billy Childish, Bo Ningen, Bobby Conn, Bruce LaBruce, Carolee Schneemann, Caroline Coon, Charlotte Andrews Richardson, Cornershop, CSS Elias Koskimies, Ellen Angus, Emil Schult, Fox, Franko B, Gaggle, Gera, H Plewis, Hannah Lew, Helen McCookery Book, Homoground, Inga Muscio, Jeffery Lewis, Jenny Holzer, Jon Gnarr, Judy Chicago, Kara Walker, Kembra Pfahler, Kerry McCarthy, Kids on TV, Kim Gordon, The Knife, Koivo, Laurie Penny, Lee Ranaldo, Lizzi Bougatsos, Lucky Dragon, Lucy O'Brien, Marissa Paternoster, Mary Beth Edelson, Meadham Kirchhoff, Molly Crabapple, Nastasia Alberti, No Bra, Nomi Ruiz, Olivier De Sagazan, Peaches, Peggy Seeger, Renee Lindel, Robyn, Roz Kaveney, Rozhgar Mahmood Mustafa, Sarah Lucas, Seth Bogart, Spartacus Chetwynd, Stephen Ira, Sunaura Taylor, Tamsyn Challenger, Tocotronic, Vaginal Davis, Victoria Lomasko, Vivian Goldman, Yoko Ono

Feminist and Queer Information Studies Reader

Reference: P2432 | ISBN: 9781936117161

Puts the field of Information Studies into critical conversation with studies of gender, sexuality, race and technology, with writings from a broad range of renowned scholars. Contributors: Sandy Stone, Patrick Keilty, Rebecca Dean, Mary Flanagan, Melodie J. Fox and Hope A. Olson, Alvin M. Schrader, Judy Wajcman, Chela Sandoval, Jessica E. Brophy, Zabet Patterson, Lisa Nakamura, Lori Kendall, D. Grant Campbell, Melissa Adler, Dean Spade, Jasbir K. Puar, Carlos Ulises Decena, Sherilyn M. Willaims and Pamela J. McKenzie, Mica Ars Hilson, Steven Maynard, Judith Halberstam, Ajamu X, Topher Cambell, Mary Stevens, Danielle Cooper, K. J. Rawson, Ann Cvetkovich, Aliza Shvarts, D. Grant Campbell, micha cardenas, Zach Blas, Leah A. Lievrouw.

The Cinema of Sally Potter: A Politics of Love

Author: Sophie Mayer | Reference: P2421 | ISBN: 9781905674671

Drawing on archival materials and in-depth interviews, Mayer's book opens up historical, political and cultural vistas to give a full account of feminist filmmaker Sally Potter's career.

Sally Potter

Author: Catherine Fowler | Reference: P2420 | ISBN: 9780252075766

A survey of director Sally Potter's work documenting and exploring her cinematic development.

How Things Used To Be Now: A Transpective

Author: Chana Dubinski | Reference: p2111 | ISBN: 978-1-78280-005-7

n.paradoxa: International Feminist Art Journal

Author: Various | Reference: P1954

Journal discussing Feminist Aesthetics. Key Articles: María Laura Rosa 'Our bodies, our history: Mujeres Públicas's activism in the city of Buenos Aires' Veeranganakumari Solanki 'Aesthetics and Identities: interview with Reena Saini Kallat' Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez 'Questions and Answers: interview with Lani Maestro' Anna Bunting-Branch and Rose Garrard ''Frames of Reference' Rose Garrard: Interview' Ming Turner 'Quasi-skin and post-human: Lin Pey Chwen's Eve Clone series, Bracha L. Ettinger 'Artists' Pages' Carol Archer 'Womanly Blooms: Cai Jin's Beauty Banana Plant Paintings' Marta Cenini 'Coco Fusco's Room:Rethinking Feminism after Guantanamo' Christine Conley 'Making Space for Utopia, FAG and the Aesthetics of Activism: Christine Conley interviews Allyson Mitchell and Deirdre Katy Deepwell 'Re.act Feminism: feminist, gender-critical and trans-gender performance art: Katy Deepwell interviews Bettina Knaup and Beatrice E. Stammer' Maria Photiou 'The Green Line: Greek Cypriot Women Artists' Politicised Practices, Lia Lapithi and Marianna Christofides' Women on the Verge, Duba' Women Artists at Manifesta, Genk, Women Artists at Arsenale, Kiev Women Artists at Documenta 13, Kassel.

This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)

CAUTION

Author: Sinead O'Donnell | Reference: P1963 | ISBN: 978-0-9565621-5-9

Six international performance artists collaborate on a project exploring invisible disability through ‘living art' practice. CAUTION includes one DVD of video works and one CD of talking text.

Amber Hawk Swanson Articles

Author: Various | Reference: A0507

This article can be found in Miscellaneous Articles 3 Binderrelated article: Like a Girl’s Name: The Adolescent Drag of Amber Hawk Swanson, Kate Gilmour and Ann Live Young. Ref No- A0493

Like a Girl’s Name: The Adolescent Drag of Amber Hawk Swanson, Kate Gilmour and Ann Liv Young

Author: Anna Watkins Fisher | Reference: A0493

Article by Anna Watkins Fisher featuring: Amber Hawk, Kate Gilmore, Ann Liv Young. This article can be found in the Miscellaneous Articles 3 binder

Body Containers come to life in Seoul

Author: Movana Chen, Euan Park | Reference: P1512

Photo documentation (12 photographs) of Movana Chen’s Body Containers. Performed by Movana Chen and Euan Park on 4th and 5th September 2010, also exhibited as film and sculpture in the Fasion and Art Biennale in Seoul. Film and Photographs by James Vyner at www.ichikoo.com. See www.movanachen.com/pj_10_2.htm for more details.Movana’s work involves the simple act of knitting thousands of shreds of otherwise disposable magazine paper together into various structures, clothing and containers as a defiant act of resistance to consumer culture.

Travelling Into Your Bookshelf

Author: Movana Chen | Reference: P1509

Touring Art Project – London and Milan 2 – 12 April 2010. 2 publications (small and large editions). Movana Chen’s work involves the simple act of knitting thousands of shreds of otherwise disposable magazine paper together into various structures, clothing and containers as a defiant act of resistance to consumer culture.Further documentation of connected project Body Containers can be found at P1512

I am 50

Author: Vlasta Delimar | Reference: P1259

this is a leaflet to accompany the performance

Monografijaperformans - Monographyperformance

Author: Vladom Martek, Marijan poljar, Misko uvakovic | Reference: P1251 | ISBN: 953-6612-22-4

Pleasure in Slowness

Author: Delpha Hudson & Helen Battelley | Reference: D0973

Devised for a shopping arcadeA pantomine of speed and slownessRoles of motherhood and femininity