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Artists On: LADA

Digital Reference: EF5359

Videos by artists about the Live Art Development Agency. Including 10 commissioned films by artists marking LADA’s 10th anniversary in 2009.

Above: A Festival of Imaginary Events

Author: Andy Field and Nima Dehghani | Reference: P2675

A collection of postcards designed by Katayoon Forouhesh, each representing an imagined performance conveived by 14 Iranian and British independent artists. Part of ABOVE, a festival of imagined performances on rooftops, conceived and curated by Andy Field (Forest Fringe, UK) and Iranian artist-producer Nima Dehghani.

Documenting Live

Author: Various | Digital Reference: ED1050

Commissioned by the Live Art Development Agency this collection of videos collated into a DVD represents and illustrates Live Art practices informed by questions of cultural identity within critical and historical frameworks. DVD-PAL produced and edited by Liza Cazzato-Vieyra, 16:9, 90 minutes – see D1050. Accompanying essay/booklet by David A Bailey , 14 pages, 14cm x 19cm – see P1081.

Tenth Anniversary Short Films

Digital Reference: EF5089

The Agency celebrated its tenth anniversary through a special series of projects including ten commissions of short films about and around Live Art that were posted online each month throughout 2009.

Robin Deacon – Performances 1995-1999

Author: Robin Deacon | Reference: P2044

Small catalogue representing five years of the artist’s performances between 1995-1999.

Documenting Live – Round Table 2

Author: Various | Reference: D1961

1 of 2 DVDs (see also REF. D1960). Unedited work in progress version of the round table discussions commissioned by the Live Art Development Agency for Documenting Live a publication and dvd resource that represents and illustrates Live Art practices informed by questions of cultural identity within critical and historical frameworks (see REF. P1081 and D1050).

Documenting Live – Round Table 1

Author: Various | Reference: D1960

1 of 2 DVDs (see also REF. D1961). Unedited work in progress version of the round table discussions commissioned by the Live Art Development Agency for Documenting Live a publication and dvd resource that represents and illustrates Live Art practices informed by questions of cultural identity within critical and historical frameworks (see REF. P1081 and D1050).

Talking Heads: Robin Deacon

Author: Robin Deacon | Digital Reference: DB0110

‘Talking Heads’ are short presentations by artists to camera about their practice and approaches to making. The ‘Talking Heads’ films are part of the Agency’s ‘Documentation Bank’ Collection, which consists of an extensive range of artists’ ‘Talking Heads’ films, documentation of artists’ works and a selection of Agency projects: http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/resources/collections/documentation-bank.

Documentation Bank: Robin Deacon

Author: Robin Deacon | Digital Reference: DB0112

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.

Hamlet: (A Portrait)

Author: Robin Deacon, Stuart Sherman | Reference: D1520

Followed by post-show discussuion.

Performing Idea: Approximating the Art of Stuart Sherman

Author: Robin Deacon | Reference: D2104

6th October 8:30pmApproximating the Art of Stuart ShermanRobin DeaconToynbee StudiosThis performance is centred around a series of re-enacted performances based on the works of the late American artist Stuart Sherman (1945 – 2001), a seminal though underexposed figure in the history of performance art. Described as “the Buster Keaton of linguistics”, his performances involved complex manipulations of objects that explored time, place, language and meaning. This piece will explore the conundrum of Sherman’s methodology through Robin Deacon’s transcription and physical re-enactment of the artist’s performances based on the original documentation.

Documenting Live

Author: Various | Reference: D1050

DVD-PAL produced and edited by Liza Cazzato-Vieyra, 16:9, 90 minutes.Accompanying essay/booklet by David A Bailey , 14 pages, 14cm x 19cm.

Documenting Live

Author: Various | Reference: P1081 | ISBN: 978-0-9546040-5-9

Essay by David A Bailey , 14 pages, 14cm x 19cm. Attached DVD-PAL produced and edited by Liza Cazzato-Vieyra, 16:9, 90 minutes.

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

Colin Powell

Author: Robin Deacon | Reference: D0891

Robin Deacon is a performer, videomaker and writer. Most recently, his works have consisted of lecture based performances exploring journalistic and documentary approaches to arts practice

Performing Difference

Author: Various | Reference: P0562

This item is part of the Study Room Guide on Performance, Politics, Ethics and Human Rights by Adrien Sina (P0661)