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A Body in the O: Performances and Stories

Artist/Author: Tim Miller | Reference: P3982 | ISBN: 978-0299322601 | Type: Publication

An important addition to Miller’s existing body of work, picking up from his show Lay of the Land and moving into his more recent piece, Rooted.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Unheard Voices: Sounds of MID

Editor: Music In Detention | Reference: D2307 | Type: DVD

A collection of music and words created in MiD workshops.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

The Day of the Duck

Artist/Author: Helen Stratford & Lawrence Bradby | Reference: P3683 | ISBN: 9780993337338 | Type: Publication

Explores Englishness, pseudo public space and what it is to be considered an unwelcome migratory visitor in contemporary Britain through the eyes of a particularly pesky Muscovy duck.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

An Occupation of Loss

Artist/Author: Taryn Simon | Reference: P3556 | ISBN: 9783775743198 | Type: Publication

A detailed record of the years the artist spent researching professional mourning, which culminated in a performance co-commissioned by the Park Avenue Armory and Artangel.

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

The Little Book of Answers Vol.1

Artist/Author: Laura Malacart | Reference: P3539 | Type: Publication

Compiles the correct answers of six UK naturalisation exams.

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

Aborigine dreams

Artist/Author: Sarah Rubidge | Reference: A0811 | Type: Article

On Australian dance. 

Critical Vehicles: Writings, Projects, Interviews

Artist/Author: Krzysztof Wodiczko | Reference: P3495 | ISBN: 978-0262731225 | Type: Publication

A collection of Wodiczko's writings on his projects.

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

Her Eyes Under the Bridge documentation

Artist/Author: Tara Fatehi Irani | Reference: P3439 | Type: Publication

Documentation from the DIY 14 project, exploring how personal documents and performance can animate each other within a specific context of travelling and migration.

Going Home

Artist/Author: Geraldine Pilgrim | Digital Reference: EF5268 | Type: Digital File

Documentation (Power Point) from the DIY 12 project, a developmental exercise exploring the concept of returning to what one understands as “home” 

¿hablamos del mismo mundo o vivimos en mundos diferentes?

Artist/Author: Ronja Vogl | Reference: D2288 | Type: DVD

A performance based on interviews with migrants to Austria.

Ich war ja noch nie vorher im Ausland, ich wusste uberhaupt nicht, was Asyl ist

Artist/Author: Ronja Vogl | Reference: P3309 | Type: Publication

Artist book. Text in German.

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

Ansuman Biswas: The Kindness of Strangers

Artist/Author: Sarah Kent | Reference: A0744 | Type: Article

On Present, a 5 day performance at the Stanley Picker Gallery. Oversized item.

The Knotty Ethics of Using Family Material in History History History

Artist/Author: Deborah Pearson | Reference: A0742 | Type: Article

On negotiating consent and ethics in autobiographical performance. With contributions from Mary Pearson.

What We Made: Conversations on Art and Social Cooperation

Artist/Author: Tom Finkelpearl | Reference: P3119 | ISBN: 978-0822352891 | Type: Publication

Examines the activist, participatory, coauthored aesthetic experiences being created in contemporary art.  In a series of fifteen conversations, artists comment on their experiences working cooperatively, joined at times by colleagues from related fields, including social policy, architecture, art history, urban planning, and new media.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).
 

Integration Impossible?: The Politics of Migration in the Artwork of Tanja Ostojic

Editor: Marina Grzinic and Tanja Ostojic | Reference: P3106 | ISBN: 978-3981255263 | Type: Publication

Artist book published as a follow up to the eponymous exhibition; the book presents around 20 art projects realised between 2000 and 2008.

Kunstpavilion Innsbruck, 19 September – 8 November 2008. 

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

States of Precarity

Artist/Author: Christine Conley | Editor: Katy Deepwell | Reference: A0701 | Type: Publication

Exploring feminist artistic reponses to the specificity of women’s suffering in war, through the work of Sandra Johnston, nichola feldman-kiss and Rehab Nazzal.

Valid until…

Artist/Author: Elena Marchevska | Reference: D2222 | Type: DVD

An in-depth research on the theme of borders and motherhood.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

PSI#12 documentation

Digital Reference: EF5224 | Type: Digital File

Short and long trailer for Performing Rights, a festival of creative dialogues between artists, academics, activists, and audiences investigating relationships between human rights and performance.

Anne Bean interview

Artist/Author: Rob La Frenais | Reference: A0681 | Type: Article

The London-based artist whose family immigrated to England from Russia discusses naming, identity, place and memory in relation to her work, and how we are all each other's archives and legacies.

Rasheed Araeen, Live Art, and Radical Politics in Britain

Artist/Author: Courtney J. Martin | Reference: A0650

An analysis of Araeen's performance Paki Bastard (Portrait of the Artist as a Black Person) and journal Black Phoenix.

Found in miscellaneous article folder #5A
This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)

Alternatives Within the Mainstream British Black and Asian Theatres

Editor: Dimple Godiwala | Reference: P2845 | ISBN: 978-1904303664 | Type: Publication

Six part anthology with chapters on the work of the Black Theatre Forum and the histories of Black and Asian theatres, histories of the major theatre companies, a document of the Sikh diaspora's uproar over Behzti and issues of censorship, a critical interrogation of several dramatists and autobiographical essays by theatremakers.

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

Portable Borders

Artist/Author: Ila Nicole Sheren | Reference: P2839 | ISBN: 978-1477302262 | Type: Publication

Sheren explores performance art and politics on the US Frontera since 1984. Beginning with a political history of the border, with an emphasis on the Chicano movement and its art production, Ila Sheren explores the forces behind the shift in thinking about the border in the late twentieth century. 

Making Myself Visible

Artist/Author: Rasheed Araeen | Reference: P2854 | ISBN: 978-0947753009 | Type: Publication

A book on the work of Pakistani artist and writer who has been based in London since 1964. The volume brings together a selection of his articles, essays and correspondence with gallery directors and funding bodies, interspersed with documentation of his multi-disciplinary work. Introduction by art critic Guy Brett.

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

BLOOD & SOIL: we were always meant to meet…

Artist/Author: Lena Simic and Jennifer Verson | Reference: P2741 | ISBN: 978-0-9564165-1-3 | Type: Publication

A performance document of a project that took place at West Everton Community Council in Liverpool, April 2011 (funded by Arts Council England). The piece was conceived as a ‘community exam’ where the audience members took the ‘Life in the UK’ test – an obligatory test for all immigrants applying for British citizenship and for Indefinite Leave to Remain.

Tríptico de la frontera, parte III: Sueño de ausencia

Artist/Author: Violeta Luna | Digital Reference: EF5142 | Type: Digital File

Part of “Negación y Utopía” (“Nagation and Utopia”), the first National Festival of Performance of Mexico, 6-29 November 2013, a platform showcasing work on Mexican identity and multicultural hybrids. This documentation includes recordings of the performance, exerpts, and interviews with the artist. Spanish language.  

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community

Artist/Author: Laura Erikson Schroth | Reference: P2453 | ISBN: 978-0199325351 | Type: Publication

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves is a revolutionary resource-a comprehensive, reader-friendly guide for transgender people, with each chapter written by transgender or genderqueer authors

Translated Encounters

Artist/Author: Mau Wal | Reference: D1852 | Type: DVD

Documentary on artist duo Mau Wal.

Magazine: 10 Live performance essays by David Hoyle

Artist/Author: David Hoyle | Reference: D1660 | Type: DVD

Duckie, Royal Vauxhall Tavern, full documentation of 10 critical performance/essays on: Celebrity (3 parts), Cookery (3 parts), Crime & Punishment (3 parts), Immigration (3 parts), Dogging (3 parts), Media Studies (3 parts), HIV unt AIDS (3 parts), The Women's Issue (4 parts), Antiques Roadshow (3 parts), Alcoholism (4 parts). David Hoyle, includes video projections and live performance. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On shit, piss, blood, sweat and tears by Lois Keidan (P2195). This item can be found in the locked glass cabinet.

Documentation Bank: Pacitti Company

Artist/Author: Pacitti Company | Digital Reference: DB0096 | Type: Digital File

Part of the ‘Documentation Bank’ Collection, an extensive range of artists’ ‘Talking Heads’, documentation of key works, and a selection of Agency projects: http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/resources/collections/documentation-bank.

Superjumbo

Artist/Author: Richard Dedomenici | Digital Reference: DB0074 | Type: Digital File

Documentation Bank: Stacy Makishi

Artist/Author: Stacy Makishi | Digital Reference: DB0046 | Type: Digital File

Part of the 'Documentation Bank' Collection, an extensive range of artists' 'Talking Heads', documentation of key works, and a selection of Agency projects: http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/resources/collections/documentation-bank. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On shit, piss, blood, sweat and tears by Lois Keidan (P2195)

You Are Here… But Where Am I?

Artist/Author: Stacy Makishi | Digital Reference: DB0045 | Type: Digital File

This item is part of the Study Room Guide On shit, piss, blood, sweat and tears by Lois Keidan (P2195)

Fresh Tips 5

Artist/Author: Oreet Ashery | Digital Reference: EF5018 | Type: Digital File

Fresh Tips 1 – 8

American Mantra and Other Rituals

Artist/Author: Jose Torres Tama, Billy Atwell | Reference: D1162 | Type: DVD

A Spanglish music drive-by that rifles on media as religion. 10 tracks.

National Review of Live Art 2008 - You Are Here…But Where Am I?

Artist/Author: Stacy Makishi | Reference: D1096 | Type: DVD

Participants co-create a new passport. Video documentation of NRLA (National Review of Live Art) 2008; 10 Feb 2008

Me-Dummy: I Made a Robot of Myself to Be with my Mother in America

Artist/Author: Steven Levon Ounanian | Reference: D0392 | Type: DVD

Video documentation of a project using web-cam technology to explore the relationship between the familiar and the uncanny.  2008 S.L.O. Project.

Border hysteria and the war against difference

Artist/Author: Guillermo Gomez-Pena | Reference: A0185 | Type: Article

Text-in-progress. Part of the borderless movement of citizen journalism.Find article in misc. folder 1.

You Are Here…But Where Am I?

Artist/Author: Stacy Makishi | Reference: D0554 | Type: DVD

Part interrogation and part ritual: an intimate one to one intervention that happens in the (terror)tory between here and there, within the border of Passport Control.

Part of PSI 12.

This item is part of the Study Room Guide On shit, piss, blood, sweat and tears by Lois Keidan (P2195)

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