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.
Complete collection of Primary Sources on the International Performing Arts. Includes issues 1 to 8, (1979 – 1981). Includes originals of issues 1 (two copies), 2 (two copies), 3, and 4 (two copies), as well as photocopies of all eight issues.
In the glass cabinet.
Traces the many ways in which museums have approached performance works from the 1960s onwards, considering the unique challenges of documenting live events.
Short video made for the DIY 13 project, a briefly-lived modelling agency set upon depicting the fantasy-fiction average lifestyle that is celebrated in corporate imagery
Poetic responses to artworks in the eponymous exhibition at King's College London and Copeland Gallery.
A live documentary made in collaboration with a group of young people, set on the streets of Manchester. To take part you go online and choose from 3 people's streams.
All issues (pilot-6) of the “international cross-artform bi-monthly”.
Tom Holert argues that with Celebration? Realife, Chaimowicz makes a strategic and important meditation on the changing role of the artist, who simultaneously becomes art director, choreographer and participant. The groundbreaking installation Celebration? Realife was originally created for ‘Three Life Situations’ at Gallery House London in 1972.
This item is part of the ‘Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art’ Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)
Special Issue: The politics, processes, and practices of editing. Also includes sections on commissioning, authoring, submission, curation, production, and dissemination.
Provides a historical record of the performance art movement during the 1980s and ‘90s, and captures the essence of creative expression that is free of – and often challenging – the strictures of the established art industry.
Portfolio of images of the artistic work accompished by the duo over the last two decades.
This portfolio of photographs presents the work of Berlin-based Hannah Hurtzig and her Mobile Academy.
Comprehensive monograph on artist Rose English’s 40-year career to date, including legendary site-specific performances and large-scale spectaculars.
This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)
Catalogue documenting the work of American dancer and choreographer Richard Siegal and the artistic network called THE BAKERY.
Gathers the voices of unique artists from the worlds of theatre, music and performance to discuss process and the making of interdisciplinary work. Contributors: Tim Etchells, Rinde Eckert, Richard Foreman, Peter Gabriel, David Greig, Guillermo Gomez-Pena, Phelim McDermott, Peter Sellars
Approaches to thinking, writing, producing and receiving (syn)aesthetic performance
There was once a sleeping woman. She was betrothed at birth, unknowingly. She hid in the forest until she was a true woman. At first glance she fell in love with a noble man. Her heart was taken. A witch tried to kill her and her love. A spell was put on her family and her castle. They all slept for over a hundred years. At last, the noble prince understood and at true love’s kiss she awoke.
An unconventional participatory performance.
Video documentation of the performance. Entertainment Island 3 shows the dark side of popular culture through a look at private entertainment through a minimalist aesthetic.
Documentation of the performance recorded at the 2008 Junde Hunde festival in Denmark. Entertainment Island 1 an energetic take on the structures of the entertainment industry. An array of gestures, movements and sounds emanating from the entertainment industry are presented in this energetic performance unveiling the mechanisms of popular culture.
A reinterpretation of the classic fairy tale, inspired by versions as disparate as Disney’s and the macabre Grimm brothers’.
Recording of two nights of the show at the Theatre de la Bastille, Paris, in November 2006.PAL Video.
Collection of video documentation of the artist’s early and recent works. Including artist’s biography. Video PAL
Documentation of Ann Liv Young’s performance Solo performed in Berlin.
Catalogue presenting Fluxus stories.
Documentation of Ann Liv Young’s performance Michael.
This is a ‘double DVD’ contains documentation of 9 performances plus a PDF document containing 7 essays including interviews with the artists and texts about the development of experimental performance in Spain. ¡POESÍACCIÓN! was an event at the Institute Cervantes in Berlin 2011. The artists featured on the DVD are: Esther Ferrer, J. M. Calleja, Bartolomé Ferrando, Lucía Peiró, Nieves Correa, Joan Casellas, Isabel León, Edu Hurtado and Andrés Galeano. Titles in English and Spanish
Reflects on the exchange which took place in November/December 2010 at co-production house brut in Vienna. The artists worked for ten days as duo teams on site-specific performance projects which were presented in a two-day programme all over the brut venue in Vienna’s Künstlerhaus. In English and Russian.
An innovative compilation of seven highly acclaimed productions by key practitioners of non-playwright-driven theatre
TransLab Dialogues was a one-day forum organised by Performance Space, Sydney which took place at CarraigeWorks on 5 November 2009. 2 copies archived.
Begins with Samuel Beckett and considers failure in performance as a hopeful strategy.
Publication documenting the three stages of a collaboration between multiple European theatres. 2007-2008
Video documentation of the work/actions carried out by the theatre/performance group (Academy of Movement) in the public space of the city. The subject covers the group’s highly diverse, interdisciplinary activity in the social environment, including stage shows, gallery presentations, street actions and activities in the various planes of urban space, cultural animation, workshop and publications. Accompanying publication REF. P1167Polish and English.
Text accompanying DVD see REF. D1124, Polish with English translation. A documentation of the work/actions carried out by the theatre/performance group Akademia Ruchu (Academy of Movement) in the public space of the city.
Catalogue published in occasion of the homonymous exhibition. English and French.
A selection of articles & essays which reflect upon the project SwanQuake.SwanQuake is a unique project involving the ongoing making of an interactive artwork comprising 3-D computer graphic environments and motion-capture driven characters created from a variety of materials and methods by an interdisciplinary team gathered together and led by igloo.Authors: Scott deLahunta (editor) Johannes Birringer, Helen Stuckey, Shiralee Saul, Bruno Martelli, Ruth Gibson, John McCormick, Katharine Neil, Alex Jevremovic, Adam Nash, Helen Sloan, Stephen Turk, Marco Gillies, Harry Brenton & David Surman.