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Shy Radicals: The Anti-systemic Politics of the Introvert Militant

Artist/Author: Hamja Ahsan | Reference: P3445 | ISBN: 978-1906012571 | Type: Publication

This anti-systemic manifesto, a quiet and thoughtful polemic, is a satire that uses anti-colonial theory to build a critique of dominant culture and the rising tide of Islamophobia. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Points East conference papers

Editor: Christopher Carrell, Jekaterina Young, Domnic d'Angelo, Diana Mutimer | Reference: P3471 | Type: Publication

Papers from the conference, held in Glasgow in December 1990. The conference addressed the implications for the arts of the political and economic changes in Eastern Europe.

Moochers, dreamers, wasters, vagabonds and doodlers

Artist/Author: Gillian Whiteley | Reference: P3475 | Type: Publication

The art of sloth and reverie as oppositional (in)activities.

Lexicon of Tanjas Ostojić

Editor: Tanja Ostojić | Reference: P3444 | ISBN: 978-0-9935611-3-9 | Type: Publication

Based upon the Lexicon of Tanjas Ostojić (2011-17), an interdisciplinary participatory research art project that included academic and artistic research, five creative workshops, a number of public events, one group performance, and two exhibitions involving more then 30 women.

Emergency INDEX Vol 6

Editor: Yelena Gluzman, Sophia Cleary, Katie Gaydos | Reference: P3474 | ISBN: 978-1-937027-98-8 | Type: Publication

In each annual volume, contributors document works made in the previous year. By including performances regardless of their country of origin, genre, aims, or popularity, INDEX reveals the breathtaking variety of practices used in performance work today.

Oh Yes! Oh No!: A Good Girl’s Guide to Liberating Your Orgasm

Artist/Author: Louise Orwin | Digital Reference: EF5264 | Type: Digital File

Documentation from the DIY 13 project: a performance artist and novice sexual deviant attempts to liberate your orgasm via a journey through Leeds’ sex scene.

La verdad

Artist/Author: Regina José Galindo | Digital Reference: EF5277 | Type: Digital File

A one hour reading of testimonies from the survivors of the armed conflict in Guatemala.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).
 

University of DIY

Artist/Author: Katie Etheridge and Simon Pergishetti | Digital Reference: EF5269 | Type: Digital File

Documentation from the DIY 12 project: can you start a University of Live Art in your front room, garden shed or local pub?

Grey Matters

Artist/Author: Sexcentenary | Digital Reference: EF5265 | Type: Digital File

Documentation from the DIY13 project: a collective process of devising and then performing a public action, over the course of a weekend.

 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

4 LIVE Broadcasts

Artist/Author: Ellie Harrison | Reference: D2294 | Type: DVD

Devised as part of The End Product for Collective in Edinburgh to conclude and commodify the series of LIVE Broadcasts Harrison made over the course of a year. It features Transmission: Glasgow to London (December 2010), UK Weather Report (April 2011), Personal Political Broadcast (May 2011) and Best of the Rest (November 2011).

Roy Cohn/Jack Smith

Artist/Author: Jill Godmilow | Reference: D2295 | Type: DVD

An intense cinematic translation of a theatre piece in which actor Ron Vawter interprets the dual roles of Roy Cohn–the racist, reactionary prosecutor of the Joe McCarthy era and beyond who battled civil rights for homosexuals though he was homosexual himself–and Jack Smith, the open, avant-garde filmmaker/performance artist of Flaming Creatures. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Le cas Pavlenski: La politique comme art

Artist/Author: Piotr Pavlenski | Reference: P3430 | ISBN: 979-1095454069 | Type: Publication

Includes interviews, dialogues and critical writing on art and politics. In French.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Prime: Part-time

Editor: Steven Renshaw | Reference: P3428 | ISBN: 978-0-9555047-0-9 | Type: Publication

Publication documenting a project in which three artists took up paid, part-time employment.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Birthmark: Tattooing in the gallery

Artist/Author: Liberate Tate | Editor: Lena Šimić & Emily Underwood-Lee | Reference: A0765 | Type: Publication

Exploring the ritual / performance / intervention that marks the tattoo-receivers journey from birth in parallel with the rise in carbon emissions that cause climate change.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

FemLink-Art: Video-Collages of the International Collective

Editor: FemLink-Art | Reference: P3434 | ISBN: 978-2-9553761-0-2 | Type: Publication

Publicaition in honor of the 10th anniversary of FemLink-Art.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Art Riot: Post-Soviet Actionism catalogue

Editor: Andrey Kovalev | Reference: P3433 | ISBN: 978-5-4330-0086-5 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue; Saatchi Gallery, 16 November – 31 December 2017.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Vanished Paths

Editor: Elena Carotti, Debbie Bibo | Reference: P3435 | ISBN: 978-8881582785 | Type: Publication

Crisis of Representation and Destruction in the Arts from the 1950s to the End of the Century.

Catalogue of an exhibition held June 17 to August 20, 2000 at the Palazzo Bonaguro, Bassano del Grappa

 In English and Italian. 

I am LGB Textbook

Artist/Author: Loo Zihan | Reference: P3414 | Type: Publication

Textbook from the performance / social experiment. The audience (a.k.a participants) underwent several stages of assessments to decide who remained in the experiment, and who was liberated from it. By the end, only one participant was crowned “LGB”. Presented during the Singapore International Festival of Arts 2016.

The Earth Wants YOU

Artist/Author: Reverend Billy Talen | Reference: P3410 | ISBN: 978-0872867079 | Type: Publication

A motivational handbook, filled with inspired visions of a wild, creative, Earth-led cultural revolution. 

Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950

Editor: Deborah E. Horowitz | Reference: P3409 | ISBN: 978-3791353166 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian (24 October – 26 May 2014); Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean (5 July – 12 October 2014); Kunsthaus Graz (15 November 2014 – 15 March 2015).

Assuming Boycott: Resistance, Agency and Cultural Production

Editor: Kareem Estefan, Carin Kuoni and Laura Raicovich | Reference: P3407 | ISBN: 978-1944869434 | Type: Publication

The essential reader for today's creative leaders and cultural practitioners, including original contributions by artists, scholars, activists, critics, curators and writers who examine the historical precedent of South Africa; the current cultural boycott of Israel; freedom of speech and self-censorship; and long-distance activism. It is about consequences and causes of cultural boycott.

Training for Exploitation?: Politicising Employability and Reclaiming Education

Editor: Precarious Workers Brigade | Reference: P3465 | ISBN: 978-0-615-59011-0 | Type: Publication

Provides a pedagogical framework that assists students and others in deconstructing dominant narratives around work, employability and careers, and explores alternative ways of engaging with work and the economy.

The KLF: Chaos, Magic and the Band who Burned a Million Pounds

Artist/Author: John Higgs | Reference: P3451 | ISBN: 978-1780226552 | Type: Publication

They were the bestselling singles band in the world. They had awards, credibility, commercial success and creative freedom. Then they deleted their records, erased themselves from musical history and burnt their last million pounds in a boathouse on the Isle of Jura. And they couldn't say why. Wildly unauthorised and unlike any other music biography, THE KLF is a trawl through chaos on the trail of a beautiful, accidental mythology.

Riot Days

Artist/Author: Maria Alyokhina | Reference: P3450 | ISBN: 978-0241316429 | Type: Publication

From the activist, Pussy Riot member and freedom fighter, a raw, hallucinatory, passionate account of her arrest, trial and imprisonment in a penal colony in the Urals for standing up for what she believed in.

Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm and Vandalism Since the French Revolution

Artist/Author: Dario Gamboni | Reference: P3452 | ISBN: 978-1861893161 | Type: Publication

Initially galvanized by the sweeping obliteration of architecture and art under the Communist regimes of the Soviet Union and eastern bloc countries, Gamboni investigates other instances of destroyed art and architecture around the globe, uncovering a disquieting and surprisingly widespread phenomenon.

Fat Activist Vernacular

Artist/Author: Charlotte Cooper | Reference: P3467 | ISBN: 978-0993532009 | Type: Publication

Zine on how fact activists see the world.

Art Under Attack - Histories of British Iconoclasm

Editor: Stacy Boldrick and Tabitha Barber | Reference: P3454 | ISBN: 978-1849760300 | Type: Publication

Published to accompany a major exhibition at Tate Britain, this fully illustrated catalogue explores the history of attacks on art in Britain, from the reformation of the sixteenth century to the present day, demonstrating how religious, political, moral and aesthetic controversy can become arenas for assaults on art.

Training for Exploitation?: Politicising Employability and Reclaiming Education

Artist/Author: Precarious Workers Brigade | Digital Reference: EF5241 | ISBN: 978-0-615-59011-0 | Type: Digital File

Provides a pedagogical framework that assists students and others in deconstructing dominant narratives around work, employability and careers, and explores alternative ways of engaging with work and the economy.

A Vision of Love Revelaed in Sleep

Artist/Author: Neil Bartlett | Digital Reference: EF5240 | Type: Digital File

To celebrate the inclusion of Simeon Solomon’s work in the Queer British Art 1861-1967 exhibition, Bartlett revived the piece for one night only, performing it amidst the masterpieces of the nineteenth century gallery of Tate Britain. July 2017.

Includes video of the performance and the postshow discussion with Dominic Johnson.

¿hablamos del mismo mundo o vivimos en mundos diferentes?

Artist/Author: Ronja Vogl | Reference: D2288 | Type: DVD

A performance based on interviews with migrants to Austria.

Rethinking Relationships: Phase One of the Inquiry into the Civic Role of Arts Organisations

Artist/Author: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation | Reference: P3330 | Type: Publication

Case studies, workshops and surveys analyse the barriers and opportunities arts organisations face in playing a civic role.

Creative Prison

Artist/Author: squint/opera | Reference: D2285 | Type: DVD

A film showing the imagined interior of a prison, sculptures by prisoners on themes of rehabilitation.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

From the Favelas to Hackney

Artist/Author: AfroReggae | Reference: D2283 | Type: DVD

Te documentary follows a four-day AfroReggae project in Hackney Free and Parochial School, culminating in a live performance at Amnesty International. Footage from the streets of Rio and London.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Theatre & Disability

Artist/Author: Petra Kuppers | Reference: P3321 | ISBN: 978-1137605719 | Type: Publication

How do disabled people experience theatre, as both audience members and performers? How has the institution of theatre responded to disability over time? How can we create new spaces for performance and attend to different communities’ forms of expression?

Theatre & Protest

Artist/Author: Lara Shalson | Reference: P3320 | ISBN: 978-1137443090 | Type: Publication

How does protest engage with theatre? What does theatre have to gain from protest?

Bethlehem Bandolero

Artist/Author: Larissa Sansour | Reference: D2272 | Type: DVD

A kitsch video featuring the artist as a Mexican gunslinger arriving in Bethlehem for a duel with the Israeli Wall. Wearing a big sombrero and a scarf, the artist walks the streets of Bethlehem and greets the locals before taking off for her final showdown. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Letters from the State of Chihuahua - archive

Artist/Author: Angela Giron | Reference: D2257 | Type: DVD

Includes production stills and performance text.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Letters from the State of Chihuahua - video

Artist/Author: Angela Giron | Reference: D2256 | Type: DVD

Documentation from the performance at the ASU mainstage.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Argentina’s Popular Uprising - newspaper

Artist/Author: Que Se Vayan Todos | Reference: P3319 | Type: Publication

An eyewitness account of the financial meltdown and ongoing grassroots rebellion.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

cleaning up after capitalism

Artist/Author: the vacuum cleaner | Reference: D2266 | Type: DVD

Eight short videos from 2003. Includes: Whirl-Mart, Virgin on the Ridiculous, Prayers to Products, Cleaning the MCA, Taking 'Back' Action, UK Stop Shopping Tour, Re-Call Cup Fault, Cleaning Wall St

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Perform Your Right

Artist/Author: Yve Klein | Reference: D2263 | Type: DVD

Intervention; Tanzquartier Wien, 8/3/2007.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Problem Market

Artist/Author: Janez Janša and Igor Štromajer | Reference: D2260 | Type: DVD

A virtual platform on which shares of companies dealing with problems are floated.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Immo Klink archive 2006

Artist/Author: Immo Klink | Reference: D2264 | Type: DVD

Archive documenting the photographer's work up to 2006.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).