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Outlaw Representation: Censorship and Homosexuality in Twentieth-Century American Art

Artist/Author: Richard Meyer | Reference: P1594 | Type: Publication

Charts the history of this American culture war through detailed analysis of the work of artists who fought on the front lines, often finding themselves personally vilified.

The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance

Editor: Lizbeth Goodman | Reference: P0004 | ISBN: 978-0415165839 | Type: Publication

Reviews ways in which sexuality has been explored and expressed in new forms of performance art and dance, women's contributions to theatre history, and how theatre has represented women over the centuries.

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

Performance Artist: This is my work 2003-2010

Artist/Author: Jess Dobkin | Reference: P1525 | Type: Publication

See D1492 for DVD compilation of Jess Dobkin’s work.

Performance Artist: Compilation DVD 2003-2010

Artist/Author: Jess Dobkin | Reference: D1492 | Type: DVD

www.jessdobkin.comSee also P1525 for Jess Dobkin: This is my work.

Gross Indecency: true stories from the gay clubs of the sixties

Editor: Robin Whitmore | Reference: P1504 | Type: Publication

Programme for Gross Indecency: true stories from the gay clubs of the sixties.

Talking Heads Screening Programme

Artist/Author: various | Reference: D1458 | Type: DVD

Curated by the Live Art Development Agency for Liveworks, at Performance Space Sydney 10 – 14 November 2010.

‘Talking Heads’ are short presentations by artists to camera about their practice and approaches to making. The ‘Talking Heads’ films are part of the Agency’s ‘Documentation Bank’ Collection, which consists of an extensive range of artists’ ‘Talking Heads’ films, documentation of artists’ works and a selection of Agency projects:

This Filthy World

Artist/Author: John Waters, Jeff Garlin | Reference: D1457 | Type: DVD

This documentation has since been presented with the permission of Revelation Films as part of the Performance Matters, Performing Idea, Performance Lecture Archive; an interactive video archive housed at the Whitechapel Gallery between 2-9 October 2010. The archive looked at examples of the performance lecture as a form of artistic and critical expression and its potential to address a broad range of cultural issues and philosophical ideas.

Theatre & Sexuality

Artist/Author: Jill Dolan | Reference: P1473 | ISBN: 9780230220645 | Type: Publication

Jack Smith’s Rehearsals for the Destruction of Atlantis: ‘Exotic’ Ritual and Apocalyptic Tone

Artist/Author: Dominic Johnson | Reference: A0311 | Type: Article

Engaging a series of critical models, this article examines the place of the ‘exotic’ in thinking about sexual and racial difference, as a means of thinking difficult or volatile modes of cultural practice. As such, it stages a confrontation between ‘exotic ritual’ and ‘apocalyptic tone’, to challenge conventions about scholarly practice and find new ways of examining uncomfortable spaces and modes of working.

A Whore Diary

Artist/Author: Hustler Akira | Reference: P1347 | ISBN: 4900398357 | Type: Publication

Incorruptible Flesh (Perpetual Wound)

Artist/Author: Ron Athey and Dominic Johnson | Reference: D1196 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred at Chelsea Theatre, London

Transmission (Excerpts)

Artist/Author: Dominic Johnson | Reference: D1195 | Type: DVD

Incorruptible Flesh

Artist/Author: Ron Athey and Dominic Johnson | Reference: D0849 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred at Chelsea Theatre, London

Electoral Guerrilla Theatre - Radical ridicule and social movements

Artist/Author: L M Bogad | Reference: P0728 | ISBN: 978-0415332255 | Type: Publication

Explores the recent phenomenon of the satirical election campaign.

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


The Homosexual

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Reference: V0755 | Digital Reference: EV0755 | Type: Digital File

Includes performance by Leigh Bowery

Choreographies of Protest

Artist/Author: Susan Leigh Foster | Reference: A0054 | Type: Article

Part of the Performing Action, Performing Thinking edition.

In Slovenian and English.

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

Body Blows: Six Performances

Artist/Author: Tim Miller | Editor: Joan Larkin, David Bergman | Reference: P0295 | ISBN: 0-299-17684-3 | Type: Publication

Six of Tim Miller’s best known performances, documented, with scripts, “the sexual, spiritual, and political topography of his identity as a gay man…”


Artist/Author: Ron Athey | Reference: V0044 | Digital Reference: EV0044 | Type: Digital File

Documentation of the performance premiered as part of the “Rapture” season, ICA commission, London, United Kingdom, December 1995. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On shit, piss, blood, sweat and tears by Lois Keidan (P2195)

The Fear Show

Artist/Author: The Handsome Foundation | Reference: V0037 | Digital Reference: EV0037 | Type: Video

This documentation was recorded at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London on 2 November 1995.

This Is Not A Dream

Artist/Author: Various | Reference: D2125 | Type: DVD

Live footage of Dickie Beau performing October 27th, 2011. Filmed by the British Library, Joao Florencio, and Joe E. Jeffreys.


Artist/Author: Loo Zihan | Reference: D2127 | Type: DVD

Documentation of Cane (2012) for Archiving Cane exhibition, Singapore.

Archiving Cane

Artist/Author: Loo Zihan | Reference: P2297 | Type: Publication

Catalogue from exhibition in Singapore, 2012. There is also a corresponding DVD.

Kenneth Anger: A Demonic Visionary

Artist/Author: Alice L. Hutchison | Reference: P2218 | ISBN: 9781904772033 | Type: Publication

Introduction to life and works of Kenneth Anger

Between You and Me: Queer Disclosures in the New York Art World 1948-1963

Artist/Author: Gavin Butt | Reference: P2300 | ISBN: 9780822334989 | Type: Publication

Critical text examining queerness in the mid-century New York art scene.

Performance Lab: Ron Athey at Stanford University

Artist/Author: Lisa Newman | Reference: A0554 | Type: Article

Filed in Miscellaneous.


Artist/Author: Nando Messias | Reference: D2107 | Type: DVD

Film of performances of Sissy in 2009 and 2010, bio, and photographs of Nando Messias.


Editor: Aaron Wright | Reference: P2451 | Type: Publication

LADA Anthologies are themed collections of performance documentation and works for camera that the Agency has been invited to curate for public programmes in the UK and internationally.

Drawing on materials housed in LADA’s Study Room and documentation publicly available online, the materials were originally presented as illustrated talks, then catalogued as LADA Anthologies.