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LADA Screens: Selina Bonelli artist discussion

Digital Reference: EF5369

Audio of the artist in discussion with Jospeh Morgan Scholfield. Event held on 13 February 2020.

The essence of performance art

Author: Gisela Hochuli | Reference: D2322

A discussion in 17 thematic segments. 53 minutes.

Archives of the Ephemeral

Author: Pascale Grau, Margarit von Büren, Olivia Jaques, Tabea Lurk, Valerian Maly, Julia Wolf | Reference: P4121

Publication about the project which brought questions of archiving performance art to a broader public. In German and English.

Organ Player

Author: Narcissister | Reference: D2320

One of the contemporary art world’s most acclaimed mixed-media & performance artists, is the subject of this smart, sassy documentary that showcases her spectacle-rich approach to explorations of gender, racial identity, and sexuality. Bonus features include two deleted scenes.

 

Video/Art: The First Fifty Years

Author: Barbara London | Reference: P4109 | ISBN: 978-0714877594

The curator who founded MoMA’s video program recounts the artists and events that defined the medium.

 

Females

Author: Andrea Long Chu | Reference: P4107 | ISBN: 978-1788737371

Everyone is female, and everyone hates it.’A genre-defying investigation into sex and lies, desperate artists and reckless politics, the smothering embrace of gender and the punishing force of desire.

 

Afterlives documentation

Digital Reference: EF5361

Documentation of the event considering questions of archives and legacies through the art and lives of four extraordinary and influential artists who have died in recent years – Ian Hinchliffe, Rose Finn-Kelcey, Lol Coxhill and Roger Ely.

The Animation of Contemporary Subjectivity in Tino Sehgal’s Ann Lee

Author: Katerina Paramana | Reference: A0887 | Digital Reference: A0887

Explores Ann Lee as the subject par excellence of contemporary neoliberal capitalism.

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.

How We Die is How We Live Only More So

Reference: P4093 | ISBN: 978-88-6749-391-3

Exhibition publication: Misbehaving Bodies, Wellcome Collection, 29 May 2019 – 26 January 2020.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Kira O’Reilly: Untitled (Bodies)

Reference: P3415 | ISBN: 978-1-78320-832-6

The first major survey of the artist’s interdisciplinary practices. Bringing together newly commissioned and other writings by major thinkers in and beyond visual and performance studies, and extensive documentation of the artist’s work from two decades of practice, it navigates through and between performance, biotechnical practices, image-making, and writing.

An Interview with Hancock and Kelly

Author: Jennie Klein | Reference: A0884

An interview focused on An Extraordinary Rendition, performance created in response to the work of Goat Island. In misc. folder 7.

Gessnerallee Zürich programme, Jan-Jul 2008

Reference: P4084

Booklet about programmes held at the Swiss venue. In German.

Gessnerallee Zürich programme, Sept 2007-Jan 2008

Reference: P4083

Booklet about programmes held at the Swiss venue. In German.

Gessnerallee Zürich programme, Sept 2006-Feb 2007

Reference: P4082

Booklet about programmes held at the Swiss venue. In German.

Gessnerallee Zürich programme, Feb-Jun 2006

Reference: P4081

Booklet about programmes held at the Swiss venue. In German.

The Architect-Walker 2018: A Mis-Guide

Author: Wrights & Sites | Reference: P4079 | ISBN: 978-1911193104

Anti-manifesto for changing a world while exploring it: a tool for playful debate, collaboration, and intervention.

(re)collecting (f)ears

Reference: P4074 | ISBN: 978-1-9996073-1-9

Documents a series of site-specific performances by bonelli, which took place at fallen Sound Mirrors along the southeast coast of England in the summer of 2019.

this moment: missives from another world - thirty years of performances photographed

Author: Bob Raymond | Reference: P4072 | ISBN: 978-0-9963200-1-6

A book on the photography of Bob Raymond, who documented performance art for thirty years.

Native Strategies 4: Dispersions

Reference: P4070

The fourth of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the artists who consider the aesthetics and play of communication, distribution of politicized actions, and working in multiple channels and platforms to be an integral part of their performance practice.

Native Strategies 4: Dispersions

Digital Reference: EF5351

The fourth of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the artists who consider the aesthetics and play of communication, distribution of politicized actions, and working in multiple channels and platforms to be an integral part of their performance practice.

Native Strategies 3: Rituals & Congregations

Reference: P4069

The third of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Native Strategies 3: Rituals & Congregations

Digital Reference: EF5350

The third of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Native Strategies 2: Next Steps

Reference: P4068

The second of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the people and agencies that make space for performance artists and dancers to meet, experiment, and dance together in LA.

Native Strategies 2: Next Steps

Digital Reference: EF5349

The second of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the people and agencies that make space for performance artists and dancers to meet, experiment, and dance together in LA.

Native Strategies 1: So Funny It Hurts

Digital Reference: EF5348

The first of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Love on Me

Author: Jon John | Digital Reference: EF5347

Draws strength from conversations with the performance artist Ron Athey and readings from Illness as Metaphor, by Susan Sontag.

Please note that Queen Mary University of London holds the entire archive of the late artist.

The 2 of Us

Author: Jon John | Digital Reference: EF5346

A romantic exploration performance about love and human relationships.

Please note that Queen Mary University of London holds the entire archive of the late artist.

Performance y arte contemporáneo: Discursos, prácticas, problemas

Author: Juan Albarrán | Reference: P4062 | ISBN: 978-8437640341

. An introduction to performance in the territory of art: far from proposing a linear history, the volume offers a series of thematic and transversal approaches to performance.

In Spanish.

Hotel Obscura

Author: Die Fabrikanten, Anatol Bogendorfer | Digital Reference: EF5341

A documentary about a series of one-to-one performances that took place in a hotel in Austria.

Part of LADA Screens. The film was available online  4 April to 28 April 2017 on the LADA Screens Channel. Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Knifeboxing

Author: Johanna Went | Digital Reference: EF5332

Seminal but rarely seen performance, recorded at Club Lingerie in Los Angeles, California, 1984.The folder also includes a short promotional video.

Part of LADA Screens 8. The film was availble online between 29 March – 11 April 2016 on the LADA Screens Channel.

LADA Screens 13 -  Adrian Howells - documentation

Author: LADA | Digital Reference: EF5336

Documentation from the public screening of Adrian Howells' works featuring presentations from Adrian's collaborators and colleagues. The event launched LADA screens 13 and the publication It’s All Allowed: The Performances of Adrian Howells. Selected works of Adrian Howells were available online  18 July – 1 August 2016 on the LADA Screens Channel. 

Roselee Goldberg Lecture

Digital Reference: EF5319

Lecture held as part of MA Live Art at Queen Mary, University of London, 1/10/2018. Audio recording.

Split Asunder: Obstetric Violence and Pain in Máiréad Delaney’s At What Point It Breaks (20170)

Author: Kate Antosik-Parsons | Digital Reference: EF5315

Examines the embodiment of pain in Máiréad Delaney’s performance.

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Live art: Definition and documentation

Author: Nick Kaye | Reference: A0877

Considers the inter‐disciplinarity of ‘Live Art’ as a field of work and as a performance practice.

From the British Live Art: Essays and Documentation issue.

PAErsche Action Lab documentation

Reference: P4046

Books, catalogues, flyers and posters by PAErsche Action Lab (2010-)

In the oversize cabinet. 

Performing Singapore

Author: Jennie Klein | Reference: A0858

On the Future of Imagination (FOI) Festival 9, Singapore, September 4–7, 2014.

Real and very fictional worlds

Author: Andrea Phillips | Reference: A0854

On dance and new performance work.

In misc folder 7.