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Native Strategies 3: Rituals & Congregations

Editor: Brian Getnick, Tanya Rubbak | Digital Reference: EF5350 | Type: Digital File

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

Editor: Brian Getnick, Tanya Rubbak | Reference: P4068 | Type: Publication

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

Editor: Brian Getnick, Tanya Rubbak | Digital Reference: EF5349 | Type: Digital File

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

Editor: Brian Getnick, Tanya Rubbak | Reference: P4067 | Type: Publication

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

Native Strategies 1: So Funny It Hurts

Editor: Brian Getnick, Tanya Rubbak | Digital Reference: EF5348 | Type: Digital File

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

Artist/Author: Jon John | Digital Reference: EF5347 | Type: Digital File

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

Artist/Author: Jon John | Digital Reference: EF5346 | Type: Digital File

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.

The Star of the Show: Trademark, theatricality and ‘the grandmother of performance art’

Artist/Author: Bryony White | Reference: A0881 | Type: Article

Explores how Marina Abramović has subtly incorporated the law to her economic and professional advantage.

Performance y arte contemporáneo: Discursos, prácticas, problemas

Artist/Author: Juan Albarrán | Reference: P4062 | ISBN: 978-8437640341 | Type: Publication

. 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

Artist/Author: Die Fabrikanten, Anatol Bogendorfer | Digital Reference: EF5341 | Type: Digital File

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

Artist/Author: Johanna Went | Digital Reference: EF5332 | Type: Digital File

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

Artist/Author: LADA | Digital Reference: EF5336 | Type: Digital File

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 | Type: Digital File

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

Live art: Definition and documentation

Artist/Author: Nick Kaye | Reference: A0877 | Type: Article

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.

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

Artist/Author: Kate Antosik-Parsons | Digital Reference: EF5315 | Type: Digital File

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

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

PAErsche Action Lab documentation

Reference: P4046 | Type: Publication

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

In the oversize cabinet. 

Real and very fictional worlds

Artist/Author: Andrea Phillips | Reference: A0854 | Type: Article

On dance and new performance work.

In misc folder 7.

Performing Singapore

Artist/Author: Jennie Klein | Reference: A0858 | Type: Article

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

Jefferson Pinder and the Art of Black Endurance

Artist/Author: Isaiah Matthew Wooden | Reference: A0863 | Type: Article

On the work of Jefferson Pinder.

Performing Identities: Performative Practices in Post-Handover Hong Kong Art & Activism

Artist/Author: wen yau | Reference: P4041 | Type: Publication

Doctoral thesis printed in limited edition of 20 copies; focuses on performative practices and the performativity of artists and their activist counterparts in the Umbrella Movement (2014).

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Christoph Schlingensief: Art without Borders

Editor: Tara Forrest, Anna Teresa Scheer | Reference: P4015 | ISBN: 978-1841503196 | Type: Publication

Consisting of twelve chapters written by leading scholars in the field, and a long interview with Schlingensief himself, the book will provide the reader with the first comprehensive study of the intriguing body of work that Schlingensief has developed over the last thirty years.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Of Other Spaces - Where Does Gesture Become Event?

Editor: Sophia Yadong Hao | Reference: P4008 | ISBN: 9783956793783 | Type: Publication

Resonating with the ethos of open dialogue and the experimentation of women artists’ collectives in the 1970s and 1980s, the publication constructs a dynamic, open, and collaborative arena that foregrounds practices of resistance, collectivity, and self-organization. Exhibition catalogue: Cooper Gallery, 28 October 2016 – 16 December 2016.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge: Limited Edition Photo Biography

Editor: Mark Paytress, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge | Reference: P4005 | ISBN: 9780-992657819 | Type: Publication

Genesis has selected h/er unseen and personal photographs to illustrate h/er journey of life as continuous creativity. 

Limited edition; 352 / 1323. In glass cabinet.

In the Beginning is Drawing

Artist/Author: Bonnie Marranca and Claire MacDonald | Reference: A0850 | Type: Article

Carolee Schneemann in conversation with Bonnie Marranca and Claire MacDonald

Critical Theory and Performance

Editor: Janelle G. Reinelt, Joseph R. Roach | Reference: P3952 | ISBN: 978472064588 | Type: Publication

Presents a broad range of critical and theoretical methods, and applies them to contemporary and historical performance genres.  Revised and Enlarged Edition

Puppets, Masks, and Performing Objects

Editor: John Bell | Reference: P3955 | ISBN: 978-0262522939 | Type: Publication

This volume, which originally appeared as a special issue of The Drama Review, looks at puppets, masks, and other performing objects from a broad range of perspectives.

Robert Whitman: Performances from the 1960s

Artist/Author: Robert Whitman | Reference: D2318 | ISBN: 0-9668010-4-0 | Type: DVD

Includes original footage of The American Moon (1960) and Flower (1963), a recent performance of Prune Flat (1965), and Ghost, Whitman’s recent theater work, as well as short documentaries about the works. 

Conversations with Meredith Monk

Artist/Author: Bonnie Marranca | Reference: P3954 | ISBN: 978-1555541590 | Type: Publication

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

Pascale Grau. Rollenwechsel

Editor: Irene Müller | Reference: P3970 | ISBN: 978-3941185647 | Type: Publication

Publication focuses on Grau's practice, and specifically videos created between 1994-2008.

In German and English.

Performance Art and the Conflict in Northern Ireland: A Troubles Archive Essay

Artist/Author: Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes with Karine Talec | Reference: P3779 | Type: Publication

A Troubles Archive Essay. Includes the programme for Performance Art + Northern Ireland, exhibition at the Golden Thread Gallery (13/8/2015 – 30/9/2015) 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Infinite Record: Archive, Memory, Performance

Editor: Karmenlara Ely, Maria Magdalena Schwaegermann | Reference: P3791 | ISBN: 978-1936767410 | Type: Publication

Documents an international artistic research project initiated by Norwegian Theatre Academy/Østfold University College.

Not Reckless but Reckful

Artist/Author: Dominic Johnson | Reference: A0847 | Type: Article

Interview with Ulay.

Jian Jun Xi

Editor: Shaheen Merali | Reference: P3769 | ISBN: 9780955107415 | Type: Publication

Publication charting the artistic practice of Jian Jun Xi.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Alastair MacLennan

Reference: P3780 | Type: Publication

Booklet; includes archive images and biography.

Readings in Performance and Ecology

Editor: Wendy Arons and Theresa J. May | Reference: P3773 | ISBN: 978-1-137-46700-3 | Type: Publication

Focuses on how theatre, dance, and other forms of performance are helping to transform our ecological values. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

GraceGraceGrace explore gen-age

Artist/Author: GraceGraceGrace | Reference: P3765 | ISBN: 978-1-9164243-3-3 | Type: Publication

Reframes Live Art practice, adopting the handy neologism gen-age, to describe the intersection of gender and age.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric

Artist/Author: Madison Moore | Reference: P3756 | ISBN: 978-0-300-20470-4 | Type: Publication

An exploration of what it means to be fabulous—and why eccentric style, fashion, and creativity are more political than ever. 

Site-Seeing in London: Observing Edge 88

Artist/Author: Linda Frye Burnham | Reference: A0839 | Type: Article

On the Edge 88 festival in September 1988.

In misc. folder 7.

A.Bandit: A Secret Has Two Faces

Editor: Jane Hyun | Reference: P3686 | ISBN: 978-3791355641 | Type: Publication

The latest collaboration between Glenn Kaino and Derek DelGaudio, who work together as the conceptual performance art duo A.Bandit to make magical art. 

M21 documentation

Editor: DASH and LADA | Digital Reference: EF5287 | Type: Digital File

Documentation from the Live Art event by disabled artists in the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games, May 2012

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

M21 documentation

Editor: DASH and LADA | Reference: D2305 | Type: DVD

Documentation from the Live Art event by disabled artists in the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games, May 2012

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Antennae 10: A Decade of Art and the Non-Human 07-17

Editor: Giovanni Aloi | Reference: P3660 | ISBN: 978-9198385601 | Type: Publication

Since 2007, Antennae: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture has been the international reference point of the non-human turn in the visual arts. This volume gathers the richest interviews and the most thought-provoking essays featured over its forty installments thus far published.

Performance in Contemporary Art

Artist/Author: Catherine Wood | Reference: P3651 | ISBN: 978-1-84976-311-0 | Type: Publication

Proposes that performance is not a genre of art separate from object making but rather an attitude that has infiltrated the entire terrain of contemporary art. 

The Aesthetics of Disengagement: Contemporary Art and Depression

Artist/Author: Christine Ross | Reference: P3653 | ISBN: 978-0816645398 | Type: Publication

Shows how contemporary art is a powerful yet largely unacknowledged player in the articulation of depression in Western culture, both adopting and challenging scientific definitions of the condition. Ross explores the ways in which contemporary art performs the detached aesthetics of depression, exposing the viewer's loss of connection and ultimately redefining the function of the image.