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sin∞fin Trilogy

Author: VestAndPage | Digital Reference: EF5368

A trilogy of hybrid art films of collaborative performances in epic locations around the world. Included the three films (Performances at the End of the World, Performances at the Holy Centre, Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass) and a text about the project.

Our Fatal Magic

Author: Tai Shani | Reference: P4111 | ISBN: 978-1907222818

Feminist science fiction that anticipates a post-patriarchal future.

 

 

Postmodern wreckage in Kate McIntosh’s Worktable and Peter McMaster’s Gold Pie

Author: Zelda Hannay | Reference: A0886

Looks at two pieces which  use the ‘scene’ of wreckage to pursue coherence.

David Ward: Casting and Stepping

Reference: P4036 | ISBN: 978-0947532147

Exhibition Catalogue. Cambridge Darkroom, 1993. 

Sign of the Times

Author: Anne Bean, Graeme Miller | Reference: P4039

Made and published on the occasion of Artsadmin's 40th birthday.

Arts of the Working Class: the Americas Issue

Reference: P4038

The 7th issue of the newspaper is the first one to focus on a region; it commits to reconsidering Americas colonial stories and their marks on its present global condition. In multiple languages.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Love Motel for Insects

Author: Brandon_Ballengee | Digital Reference: EF5301

Public installations designed to construct interactions between humans and arthropods such as moths, beetles, caddisflies, ants and lacewings.

Part of Life Art Library at MIF 2019: Animals of Manchester; Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 July 2019.

Bill Viola: Slowly turning narrative

Reference: P3964 | ISBN: 9780884540687

Exhibition catalogue. Philadelphia Institute of Contemporary Art and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1992.

Shirin Neshat: Two Installations

Reference: P3959 | ISBN: 978-1881390268

Catalogue which accompanies  films exploring the social, political and psychological dimensions of women's experience in contemporary Islamic societies.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041)
 

Stefan Gec -Trace Elements: Works from 1989-1995

Reference: P3962 | ISBN: 1899377050

First catalogue of work by London based artist Stefan Gec.

Christo & Jeanne-Claude

Author: Jacob Baal-Teshuva | Reference: P3957 | ISBN: 978-3822888841

Provides a survey of the work of Christo and his wife, Jeanne-Claude, who specialize in creating art on a monumental scale.

Conversations with Meredith Monk

Author: Bonnie Marranca | Reference: P3954 | ISBN: 978-1555541590

Offers a richly detailed portrait of the internationally renowned composer, performer, director, and filmmaker.

25 Years of Performance Art in Australia

Reference: P3929 | ISBN: 9780733409066

Exhibition catalogue. Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney, June-July 1994; Institute of Modern Art, August 1994, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, November-December 1995, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide, February-March 1995, ACCA, April May 1995.

David Lynch: Someone Is in My House

Reference: P3742 | ISBN: 978-3791384702

Featuring rarely seen multimedia works, this book shows how Lynch applies his powerful imagination and visual language across genres. Exhibition publication: November 30, 2018–April 28, 2019, Bonnefantenmuseum.

David Wojnarowicz: History Keeps Me Awake at Night

Reference: P3715 | ISBN: 978-0300221886

Comprehensively examines the life and art of David Wojnarowicz (1954-1992), who came to prominence in New York's East Village art world of the 1980s, actively embracing all media and forging an expansive range of work both fiercely political and highly personal. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Kembra Pfahler: Beautalism

Author: Kathy Grayson, Kembra Pfahler | Reference: P3733 | ISBN: 978-0981577135

Cataloguing Pfahler's recent projects for the 2008 Whitney Biennial, the volume also features her most notorious body-art performances and pieces. Numerous full-bleed photographs capture the making of the Biennial artworks, the preparation for her live show, the performance itself and the aftermath.

Piece of Paper Press collection

Reference: P3695

Four books published as part of STRONG LANGUAGE, published by Tim Etchells:
M John Harrison: Real Dreams
Courttia Newland: That Small Death
Joolz Denby: Dandelion
Selina Thompson: 12 Race Card Answers

An Infinite Line: Brighton

Author: David Harradine | Reference: P3698 | ISBN: 978-0-955908200

A collection of writings which describe in words the mercurial and ephemeral light as it changes across a day, across seasons, and across a year.

A Practical Guide to Unconscious Reasoning

Reference: P3670 | ISBN: 9781906012618

Using a series of exercises and increasingly in depth ‘trips’, the book sets out clear and concise steps to enable individuals and groups to access their imagination and unconscious reason, to work on behalf of others. Using a series of exercises such as ‘Becoming a Bat’, ‘Crawling’, ‘Draw a Sound’ and ‘Impersonating a Human’, Marcus Coates has developed his own practical techniques to solve problems that we might otherwise remain dumbfounded by.

In the glass cabinet.

Filippos Tsitsopoulos “Is Art Lonely?” archive

Reference: P3634

Complete archive of Tsitsopoulos' “Is Art Lonely?” project, including artist CV; video of performance at LADA; curatorial texts; drawings; Is Art Lonely? (video), video and photo documentation.

In glass cabinet.

Mesearch and the Performing Body

Author: Mark Edward | Reference: P3627 | ISBN: 978-3-319-69997-4

An anthology of Edward’s creative practice-led projects.  Through the innovative practice of 'mesearch', in which the author is both theoriser and theorised, this study delivers a personal, creative narration, combining reflections and emotions in relation to self and performance.

Abramović Method for Treasures programme

Reference: P3602

Taking her starting point in sources such as the letters of Kierkegaard, Saxo's chronicles of Danish history, and the observations of Tycho Brahe, Abramović has created an immersive total installation that includes a range of rituals, an audio system and specially designed shelves for people.

The Royal Danish Library, Copenhagen, 21 June 2017 – 21 March 2020.

Sculpture Since 1945

Author: Andrew Causey | Reference: P3576 | ISBN: 978-0192842053

Examines innovative and avant-garde works in relation to contemporary events, festivals, commissions, the marketplace, and the changing functions of museums. 
 

Clare Thornton collection

Author: Clare Thornton | Reference: P3544

Includes:
-Corridors, Stairways & Corners
-A Lexicon ofLabour Movements
-The Italic I (Tacturiency)
Generously donated to LADA's Study Room by Clare Thornton.

In the glass cabinet.

Applying Performance: Live Art, Socially Engaged Theatre and Affective Practice

Author: Nicola Shaughnessy | Reference: P3535 | ISBN: 978-1349317059

Draws upon cognitive and affect theory to examine applications of contemporary performance practices in educational, social and community contexts. The writing is situated in the spaces between making and performance, exploring the processes of creating work defined variously as collaborative, participatory and socially engaged.

Eleanor Antin: Real Time Streaming catalogue

Reference: P3514 | ISBN: 0902683527

Illustrated catalogue accompanying the exhibition; Cornerhouse (3 March – 22 April 2001),  Arnolfini (18 March – 13 May 2001), Mead Gallery (6 October – 1 December 2001).

Speaker’s Corner cards

Author: Shabnam Shabazi | Reference: P3479

Playing cards made as part of Speaker's Corner.

Emergency INDEX Vol 6

Reference: P3474 | ISBN: 978-1-937027-98-8

In each annual volume, contributors document works made in the previous year. By including performances regardless of their country of origin, genre, aims, or popularity, INDEX reveals the breathtaking variety of practices used in performance work today.