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Version 1

Artist/Author: Kris Canavan | Reference: P2815 | Type: Publication

A photobook of never before published images from the 2011 action ‘Version 1’.

SWIM

Artist/Author: Amy Sharrocks | Digital Reference: EF5177 | Type: Digital File

One of a series of works looking at people and their relationship with water in an urban setting.

2014, HD video, 31’ 19”

Performance and Politics in the 1970s

Artist/Author: Various | Digital Reference: EF5167 | Type: Digital File

Documentation of a day of screenings, conversations and presentations which explore, recover and communicate the history of performance art in London and the UK in the 1970s. The day includes a screening of William Raban’s film 72-82 (a history of art and performance at Acme Gallery, London), followed by a panel discussion with William Raban (Professor of Film at London College of Communication), and special guests; a conversation with Hilary Westlake and David Gale (Lumiere & Son); lectures by Naseem Khan, Anne Bean, and Marcia Farquhar; with a keynote by the historian Carolyn Steedman (Emeritus Professor of History, University of Warwick).

 

 

72-82 - A Film by William Raban

Artist/Author: William Raban | Reference: D2192 | Type: DVD

72-82 tells the story of the first ten years of Acme Studios and their ground breaking work providing artists’ housing and studios in London. It also features some of the pioneering exhibitions at the Acme Gallery that was based in Covent Garden from 1976-81. The film comprises visual archive materials brought to life by the voices of the artists involved. Interviewees include: Cosey Fanni Tutti, Jock McFadyen and David Critchley.

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

Swim

Artist/Author: Amy Sharrocks | Reference: P2548 | Type: Publication

This small booklet is a limited edition of collected images from artworks about people and their relationship to water.

Rebecca Horn

Artist/Author: Rebecca Horn et al | Reference: P2447 | ISBN: 0892071117 | Type: Publication

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.

Riot

Artist/Author: Isaac Julien | Reference: P2445 | ISBN: 978-0870708879 | Type: Publication

An intellectual biography of artist and filmmaker Isaac Julien , looking at key moments in his career and discussing the influences that shaped them. Contributors: Cynthia Rose, Paul Gilroy, Kobena Mercer, B. Ruby Rich, bell hooks, Giuliana Bruno, Christine Van Assche, Laura Mulvey, Stuart Hall.

We Can Be Heroes: London Clubland 1976-84

Artist/Author: Graham Smith, Chris Sullivan | Reference: P2442 | ISBN: 9781908717658 | Type: Publication

Charts the rise of London’s club scene from Punk in the late 1970s to the New Romantics in the 1980s.

New Club Kids: London Party Fashion in the Noughties

Artist/Author: Oggy Yordanov | Reference: P2411 | ISBN: 97837919345543 | Type: Publication

A collection of vibrant photographs by Oggy Yordanov, revealing the outrageous fashion of London's pulsating club scene in the 21st century.

Performing Site-Specific Theatre: Politics, Place, Practice

Editor: Anna Birch and Joanne Tompkins | Reference: P2401 | Type: Publication

‘Performing Site-Specific Theatre turns a critical eye to the form of site-specific theatre, investigating the nature of the relationship between ‘site’ and ‘performance’. Contributors: Joanne Thompkins, Anna Birch, Michael McKinnie, Susan Bennett, Julie Sanders, Jane Collins, John Webster, Mike Pearson, Kathleen Irwin, Susan Haedicke, Lesley Ferris, Louise Owen, Keren Zaiontz, Bruce Barton, Richard Windeyer, Helen Iball, Sophie Nield

Piccadilly Bongo

Artist/Author: Jeremy Reed | Reference: D2070 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 2 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

So Below

Artist/Author: Gerard Bell, Karen Christopher | Reference: D2069 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 1 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

Melancholia

Artist/Author: Peter Suart | Reference: D2078 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 10 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

Tattooing - The Smoke

Artist/Author: Sian Ni Mhuiri, Vicki Sutherland | Reference: D2077 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 9 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

O

Artist/Author: Project O | Reference: D2076 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 8 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

The Beginning

Artist/Author: Michael Pinchbeck | Reference: D2075 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 7 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

Sight is the Sense that Dying People Tend to Lose First

Artist/Author: Forced Entertainment | Reference: D2074 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 6 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078. This piece was performed at the Battersea Arts Centre, London.

Departure (An Experiment in Human Salvage)

Artist/Author: Dominic Johnson | Reference: D2073 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 5 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

Body House (vers. 2) post-show talk

Artist/Author: Shabnam Shabazi, Ernst Fischer | Reference: D2072 | Type: DVD

Part of Sacred, a season of contemporary performance at the Chelsea Theatre, London, 19 October 2012 – 1 February 2013. No. 4 of 10. For the complete series see Ref. D2069-D2078.

If London Were Like Venice Oh! That It Were!

Artist/Author: Signor Somers L. Summers | Reference: P2157 | Type: Publication

Pamphlet from Harmsworth’s Magazine, August 1899. Illustrated short story pamphlet.

Null Object: Gustav Metzger thinks about nothing

Artist/Author: Gustav Metzger, Bruce Gilchrist, Jo Joelson, London Fieldworks | Reference: P2147 | ISBN: 978-1-908966-12-4 | Type: Publication

Nought to Sixty: 60 projects, 6 months

Artist/Author: Various | Editor: MarkSladen, Richard Birkett, Isla Leaver-Yap | Reference: P2161 | ISBN: 978-1-900300-59-9 | Type: Publication

Nought to Sixty was a six-month programme of exhibitions and events at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, held to celebrate the organisation’s sixtieth anniversary. It presented sixty projects from artists, artists’ groups and commentators from the emerging art scenes in Britain and Ireland, including a large number of week-long exhibitions, but also performances, gigs, screenings, talks, publications, off-site projects and social events. This book is a record of an extraordinary six months.

60 Farringdon Road: Wheelrights’ Workshop to Free Word Centre

Artist/Author: Philippa Lewis | Reference: P2165 | Type: Publication

This booklet tells the story of just one building in the vast metropolis of London – 60 Farringdon Road. Neither particularly distinguished nor particularly old, the building’s past – and that of the immediate neighbourhood of Clerkenwell – illustrates the ebb and flow of city life and commerce, the arriving technologies, fortunes and fashions.

Renegotiating the Body: Feminist Art in 1970s London

Artist/Author: Kathy Battista | Reference: P2121 | ISBN: 978-1-84885-961-6 | Type: Publication

Primarily concerned with the feminist body as a site for making and exhibiting works, this book examines themes that look at the body as material, the body and performance, as well as the alternative creative platforms in 1970s feminist art. Drawing on original material – never-before-seen images from artists’ personal collections and commissioned interviews with prominent artists from the period – the book is an invaluable resource for artists, researchers, curators and students interested in recovering this period from the margins of art history.

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

Common

Artist/Author: Hayley Newman | Reference: P2116 | ISBN: 978-0-9553792-6-0 | Type: Publication

Through fact and fiction, questions and answers, writings from the heart and writing from the street, Common chronicles one day of a Self-Appointed-Artist-in-Residence in the City of London. Performances occur and reoccur as this book takes us to crashes in global markets, turbulence in the Euro-zone, riots on hot summer nights and the most extraordinary imaginings.

London 2012 Festival

Artist/Author: Various | Reference: P2096 | Type: Publication

Pictures and details of 2012 Festival performances

Site Unseen

Artist/Author: Terry Smith | Reference: P2067 | ISBN: 953179303 | Type: Publication

An artists’ book documenting an intervention in a derelict house in North London. Due to the delapidated condition of the house, the public could not visit the house, so Terry Smith made a photographic record of individual impressions of each room.

Grafting and Budding EEC 5 Years

Artist/Author: Sheila Ghelani | Reference: D1951 | Type: DVD

Video documentation of the life of a project started in 2005. Part of East End Collaborations 2009.

The Change I am Seeking is the Change in Real Life

Artist/Author: Katerina Seda | Reference: A0506 | Type: Article

Interview with Katerina Seda in The Believer Magazine about her practice. This article can be found in miscellaneous article folder number 3

Frightening the Horses

Artist/Author: Lois Keidan | Reference: A0495 | Type: Article

An Interview with Neil Bartlett. This article can be found in Miscellaneous Articles 3 Binder

Trashing Performance, Common Panel

Artist/Author: Common Culture, Ingo Cando, Simon Casson, Lois Keidan (chair) | Reference: D2104 | Type: DVD

Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.

Trashing Performance, This is Performance Art - Part Two: Experimental Theatre & Cabaret

Artist/Author: Mel Brimfield | Reference: D2104 | Type: DVD

Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.

The Floating Cinema: A Smaller Sound, A Bigger Crowd

Artist/Author: Ian Giles | Reference: D1682 | Type: DVD

A film installation and performance telling the story of ‘The Docklands Bell’; commissioned for The Floating Cinema 2011. 15th July 2011.

London: world city for the 21st century

Reference: P1724 | ISBN: 0-7287-1008-0 | Type: Publication

Reflections on themes discussed at the 2003 conference of Arts Council England

Creative Capital: The Art of Learning a Living

Reference: P1725 | Type: Publication

Advice and information service for artists and arts professionals living and working in London.

Dancing Voices

Artist/Author: Jevan Chowdhury | Reference: D1641 | Type: DVD

Captures the multitude of dance ‘languages’ set against a backdrop of iconic East London locations, celebrating the changing landscape of the area and featuring over 100 local dancers.

Backwater (working title)

Artist/Author: Anne Ferran | Reference: D1636 | Type: DVD

Anne Ferran, Backwater (working title), this project was shot in the Bowback Rivers section of the Lower Lea Valley in spring 2007, when the redevelopment for the 2012 London Olympics was starting to intensify. Disc includes project description, film documentation and contact details.

The Lesson

Artist/Author: Theo Cowley | Reference: D1631 | Type: DVD

Performance documentation.

he Morality of Movement 28 January-26 Februart 2006.

Faceless

Artist/Author: Manu Luksch | Reference: D1802 | Type: DVD

Uses recording from these cameras to construct a strange yet plausible world.

More Than Local Sky: 5 Videos by Jennet Thomas

Artist/Author: Jennet Thomas | Reference: D1808 | Type: DVD

A compilation of work made in London 1999-2003. For more documentation see Showreel, LADA catalogue reference D1809

Over the Threshold

Artist/Author: French & Mottershead | Reference: P1685 | Type: Publication

A project made with residents of Soho.

Fat (Opening)

Artist/Author: Pete Edwards | Digital Reference: DB0100 | Type: Digital File

Documentation Bank: Pete Edwards

Artist/Author: Pete Edwards | Digital Reference: DB0101 | 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.

Boris Titles (2)

Artist/Author: Richard Dedomenici | Digital Reference: DB0058 | Type: Digital File