Catalogue > By Keyword > memory

194 results | Page 2 of 5

Towards an embodied poetics of failure

Artist/Author: Christel Stalpaert | Editor: Ric Allsopp and Kristen Kreider | Reference: A0723 | Type: Article

Exploration of violence and trauma in needcompany's Marketplace 76.

Always in Translation : A walking dialogue

Artist/Author: Mary Paterson and Rajni Shah | Reference: A0719 | Type: Article

The wuthors talk about repetition as an internal and integral structuring device in Rajni's trilogy of works, Mr Quiver (2004-6), Dinner with America (2006-8), and Glorious (2009-13), using the meandering form of walking and conversation to think through the circular, incremental and bodily processes within the performance work.

Kwangjoo is Impeaching

Artist/Author: Soni Kum | Reference: D2239 | Type: DVD

The video juxtaposes the various form of mediation from one historical event – the 1980 student massacre –  according to linear time line. The public memory of the incident is formed and moulded with mediated images and languages.

1hour 27min

The Things We Leave Behind Zine

Artist/Author: Teresa Albor | Reference: P3139 | Type: Publication

Zine of the research-based project, which uses objects left behind by those who are seeking a better life and/or have to move to survive.  The objects were left behind on the Greek island of Lesvos and at a transition centre in Serbia and have been “borrowed” by people living in London, used to start conversations with young people, in installations and as part of performances. 

Acting Together Volume I: Resistance and Reconciliation in Regions of Violence

Editor: Cynthia E. Cohen, Roberto Gutiérrez Varea, Polly O. Walker | Reference: P3116 | ISBN: 978-0981559391 | Type: Publication

A series on Performance and the Creative Transformation of Conflict, describing peacebuilding performances in regions beset by violence and internal conflicts. The first volume emphasizes the role theatre and ritual play both in the midst and in the aftermath of direct violence.

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

Performative monuments: The rematerialisation of public art

Artist/Author: Mechtild Widrich | Reference: P3138 | ISBN: 978-0719095917 | Type: Publication

How did performance artists of the '60s and '70s, famous for their opposition both to lasting art and the political establishment, become the foremost monument builders of the '80s, '90s and today? This book argues that the centrality of performance to monuments and indeed public art in general rests not on its ephemerality or anti-authoritarian rhetoric, but on its power to build interpersonal bonds both personal and social.

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.

On Becoming My Grandmother

Artist/Author: Veronica Cordova de la Rosa | Reference: P3076 | Type: Publication

Publication documenting de la Rosa's participation in the 'A world of your own workshop', led by Geraldine Pilgrim.

caesura

Artist/Author: Tracy Evans | Reference: D2219 | Type: DVD

An exploration of the artist's experience of giving birth under general anaesthetic.

AV documentation (no sound); 6 hours.

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

Theatre and Mind

Artist/Author: Professor Bruce McConachie | Reference: P3008 | ISBN: 978-0230275836

All performance depends upon our abilities to create, perceive, remember, imagine and empathize. This book provides an introduction to the evolutionary and cognitive foundations of theatrical performing and spectating and argues that this scientific perspective challenges some of the major assumptions about what takes place in the theatre. 

Theatre and Time

Artist/Author: David Wiles | Reference: P3004 | ISBN: 978-1137343864 | Type: Publication

Explores how different concepts of time – including linear clock time, the cyclical time of the planets and seasons, the rhythms of the body and individual memories – have impacted on and been reinforced by theatre throughout history, from medieval times to the present day.

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.

The Peterlee Project 1976-1977

Artist/Author: Stuart Brisley | Reference: P2993 | ISBN: 978-87-93108-12-7 | Type: Publication

Published on the occasion of Brisley's exhibition State of Denmark at Modern Art Oxford, September-November 2014.

E8: The Heart of Hackney

Editor: Cathy Lomax | Reference: P2989 | ISBN: 0-954895444 | Type: Publication

Publication accompanying the eponymous exhibition at the Transition Gallery, 16 June-15 July 2007; with texts by a number of writers including Iain Sinclair, Charlie Porter and Ruth Jarvis.

Begoña Egurbide: Amor Fati

Editor: Ester Martinez | Reference: P2974 | ISBN: 978-8415391241 | Type: Publication

Publication for the eponymous exhibition, Arts Santa Monica, May-June 2012.

In Catalan, Spanish and English.

Performance and the City

Editor: Kim Solga, Shelley Orr, D. J. Hopkins | Reference: P2954 | ISBN: 978-0230300491 | Type: Publication

Now in paperback and with a new preface by Susan Bennett, the book explores an interdisciplinary range of topics, including: theatre and urban policy development; architecture, trauma, and memory; urban performance history; site-specific performance and urban politics; sexuality and nationality in urban performance; and environmental performance theory.

Adrienne at home - poofter

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Digital Reference: EF5200 | Type: Digital File

Last of 4 short videos. 2006.

3:03

Adrienne at home - Fatally Attracted (to colourful and glittery things)

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Digital Reference: EF5199 | Type: Digital File

Third of 4 short videos. 2006.

3:20

Adrienne at home - Sensitive Boy

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Digital Reference: EF5198 | Type: Digital File

Second of 4 short videos. 2006.

1:10

Adrienne at home - Introduction

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Digital Reference: EF5197 | Type: Digital File

First of 4 short videos. 2006.

2:18

Adrienne at home

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Reference: D2202 | Type: DVD

This DVD is currently missing. The digital files can be viewed in the Study Room. Their references are EF5197, EF5198, EF5199, EF5200.

4 short videos. 2006. Includes:

Introduction 2:18

Sensitive Boy 1:10

Fatally Attracted (to colourful and glittery things) 3:20

poofter 3:03

Somewhere Near Variety

Artist/Author: Tim Etchells and Adrian Heathfield | Reference: D2199 | Type: DVD

In a series of letters composed to each other and delivered to camera, artist Tim Etchells and writer Adrian Heathfield examine what underlies their shared interest in the notion and forms of Variety.

73 minutes. 2006.

Maternal Matters and Other Sisters - Artist Catalogue

Artist/Author: Lena Simic | Reference: P2742 | ISBN: 978-0-9564165-0-6 | Type: Publication

Artist catalogue produced for the solo performance “Masha Serghyeevna” (Bluecoat, Liverpool 2009), also gathering an overview of the artist's work between 2004-2009. 

Monica Ross: An Act of Memory

Artist/Author: Lois Keidan | Reference: A0632 | Type: Article

Lois Keidan discusses “Anniversary – an act of memory”, Monica Ross’s most recent series of work that took the form of a series of recitations of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) from 2005 until her death in 2013. of Acts of Memory. 

Giovanna Maria Casetta: Retrospective Box

Editor: Giovanna Maria Casetta and Robert Pacitti | Reference: P2725 | ISBN: 0-9549904-2-8 | Type: DVD

The Retrospective Box is a retrospective of Giovanna Maria Casetta’s practice to date which spans almost twenty years, documented through writings, conversations, images, film and artefacts. The box contains two books, one interview, artist’s notes, slides, postcards and three DVDs – two Artist’s films and one a document of the Artist’s work. Shelved in Oversize publications section.

La manda (No soy persona, soy Mariposa)

Artist/Author: Lukas Avendaño | Digital Reference: EF5141 | 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.

La lotería de la memoria

Artist/Author: Jesusa Rodríguez | Digital Reference: EF5149 | 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.

Smiling at you : Sharone Lifschitz – works 2000-2014

Editor: Emily D Bilski and Bernhard Purin | Reference: P2664 | ISBN: 978-3-86828-486-7 | Type: Publication

Catalogue of exhibition held at the Jüdisches Museum Munich 26/02-09/06 2014.

My Home is My Museum

Artist/Author: Caroline Wright | Reference: P2656 | Type: Publication

A small publication based around the ‘My Home is my Museum’ project, which looks at the personal treasured objects that reside in our homes and from which we create our personal narratives.

Nigel Rolfe - Vidéos 1983-1996

Artist/Author: Nigel Rolfe | Reference: P2640 | ISBN: 2-87900-290-7 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue of the retrospective at The Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris in 1996.

Come home Charley Patton

Artist/Author: Ralph Lemon | Reference: P2608 | ISBN: 978-0819573193 | Type: Publication

Last book of Geography trilogy (including Geography and Tree), three books connected thematically by racial identity and the related dance projects choreographed by Lemon. Illustrated with family photos, original art, and photos of the performance. 

Sigalit Landau

Artist/Author: Gabriele Horn, Ruth Ronen | Reference: P2546 | ISBN: 978-3-7757-2104-2 | Type: Publication

This volume presents Israeli installation artist Sigalit Landau's project- “The Dining Hall” – a political take on ritualized eating as cultural metaphor, exhibited at Berlin's KW Institute in early 2008.

Because of Love: Volume 1 (2012-14)

Artist/Author: Franko B | Reference: P2561 | Type: Publication

The print edition is a limited signed and numbered copy of documents from the performance by the same title and an account of the process. With an introduction by Lois Keidan and Gill Lloyd, an essay by Diana Damian and an interview with Franko B by James Morgan. Photographs by Hugo Glendinning.

Études Irlandaises – Suppressed Voices: The Suffering and Silencing of Irish Institutional Abuse Sur

Artist/Author: Kate Antosik-Parsons | Reference: P2545 | ISBN: 978-2-7535-3449-0 | Type: Publication

This essay extracted from Études Irlandaises (n° 39-1) examines “Redress” (2010-2012), a series of performances by artist Áine Phillips that interrogate the legacy of abuse perpetrated in Irish residential institutions in the 20th century.

A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Artist/Author: Rebecca Solnit | Reference: P2512 | ISBN: 9781841957456 | Type: Publication

A Field Guide to Getting Lost is a provocative investigation into the nature of loss, losing and being lost. This item is part of the Study Room Guide to Remoteness (P2600).

The Wild Places

Artist/Author: Robert Macfarlane | Reference: P2507 | ISBN: 978-1847080189 | Type: Publication

An account of visits to various remote places in order to evoke their spirit of wildness punctuated with reflections on climate change, on destruction of habitat, and on the matters of time and belonging. This item is part of the Study Room Guide to Remoteness (P2600).

Diaspora, Memory, Place: David Hammons, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Pamela Z

Editor: Salah M. Hassan, Cheryl Finley | Reference: P2491 | ISBN: 9783791339139 | Type: Publication

An indepth analysis of the work of three significant African diaspora artists – David Hammons, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons and Pamela Z – with essays examining site specific installations and peformances concieved by these artists for Dak'Art 2004, the Biennale of Contemporary African Art

Alice Anderson: From Dance to Sculpture

Artist/Author: Alice Anderson | Reference: P2480 | ISBN: 9780957402300 | Type: Publication

Catalogue of Alice Anderson's 'From Dance to Sculpture' exhibition.

Tania Bruguera

Artist/Author: Lucrezia Cippitelli and Domenico Scudero | Reference: P2483 | ISBN: 9788874900510 | Type: Publication

A collection of essays on the installation and performance work of Cuban artist Tania Bruguera. Contributors: Domenico Scudero, Lucrezia Cippitelli, Irma Arestizabal, Roberto Pinto, Simonetta Lux

Trans-global readings: Crossing theatrical boundaries

Editor: Caridad Svich | Reference: P2468 | ISBN: 978-0719063251 | Type: Publication

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

Memories That Smell Like Gasoline

Artist/Author: David Wojnarowicz | Reference: P2434 | ISBN: 9780963109507 | Type: Publication

David Wojnarowicz explores memory, the longing for love and sexuality in the specter of AIDS. Cartoons, paintings and writings.

The Stuart Hall Project

Artist/Author: John Akomfrah | Reference: D2151 | Type: DVD

John Akomfrah presents an intimate and engaging portrait of Stuart Hall, exploring themes of memory, race and identity through the juxtaposition of events from Hall's life, and a discourse on the wider social and political events of the second half of the twentieth century