All Events

Book Launch: GraceGraceGrace explore gen-age

28 Mar 2019

Launch of a new book, which discusses the strategies of visibility, chucking marginalised status out of the patriarchal pushchair

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Evening with Dani d’Emilia and The Uhuruverse

19 Mar 2019

An evening with two artists whose decolonial, queer and anti-capitalist performance practices fiercely trouble the boundaries of the known.

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LADA at 20: Launch event – AGENCY and Tiny Live Art (Development Agency)

06 Mar 2019

The first in a series of initiatives celebrating LADA’s 20th anniversary in 2019

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Artsadmin’s Sweatshop on Documentation

28 Feb 2019

A look at a range of approaches to documenting performative and participatory work

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LADA Screens: Morgan Quaintance

21 Feb 2019 - 17 Apr 2019

‘Anne, Richard and Paul’ a moving image work relating to Bow Gamelan Ensemble’s work, ‘White Lightning’ (1987)

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The Fine Art of Performance: Living Legacies of UK Art School

20 Feb 2019

A one-day symposium looking at the importance of regional art school education in alternative arts

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Edge of an Era: Event

04 Feb 2019

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of EDGE 88 we are holding a special event in one of the original locations of this seminal performance art festival, St James’s Church, Clerkenwell in London.

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LoveBethnalGreen Networking Breakfast

22 Jan 2019

We are hosting LoveBethnalGreen’s first networking breakfast of the year

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LADA Screens: George Chakravarthi – ONLINE SCREENING

13 Dec 2018 - 25 Jan 2019

‘Barflies’ a film looking at the pleasures, fears and dangers of being in public ‘en femme’

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LADA Screens: George Chakravarthi

12 Dec 2018

Representations of the different femininities embodied by transvestites and cross-dressers, the pleasures and fears

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LADA Festive Fair – art, gifts, tasty things

09 Dec 2018

Over 15 exciting stalls run by local artists, activists and social action groups

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World AIDS Day Screening: REZA ABDOH

30 Nov 2018

On the eve of World AIDS Day watch a documentary film about seminal Iranian-American theatre director

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LADA Screens: Anne Bean – ONLINE SCREENING

29 Nov 2018 - 12 Dec 2018

Backwards/Forwards (2017) by Anne Bean and Alex Eisenberg, commissioned to launch Performance Magazine Online

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LADA Screens and Book Launch: Anne Bean

29 Nov 2018

Celebrating the first substantial survey on the work of the artist Anne Bean

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Access All Areas at LADA

22 Nov 2018

An evening exploring the art of the Access All Areas Performance Company

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Qasim Riza Shaheen – The Last Known Pose, Book Launch

21 Nov 2018

An opportunity to discuss the trajectory of Shaheen’s body of work

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An evening with VestAndPage

06 Nov 2018

Verena Stenke and Andrea Pagnes introduce and share their collaborative art practice

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LADA Screens: Instant Dissidence – ONLINE SCREENING

06 Nov 2018 - 29 Nov 2018

A perambulating dance taking place between Guildford, England and Cloughjordan, Ireland

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Edge of an Era: Workshop (London)

31 Oct 2018

A workshop considering issues relating to the historicisation of 1980s Live Art and contemporary parallels

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LADA Screens launch & RRR4 on Privilege

30 Oct 2018

An evening with contributions from artists Rita Marcalo, Kelly Green, Scottee, Barby Asante, Fox Irving, and Amit Rai

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Revue by Jade Montserrat – Live Stream

25 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018

A live stream of ‘Revue’, a 24 hour performance by Jade Montserrat at SPILL Festival.

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Book Launch – TO YOU TO YOU TO YOU: Love Letters to a (Post)Europe

04 Oct 2018

An evening of screenings, discussions and readings of open letters that seek to connect, exchange and witness through the action, idea or form of a love letter

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Edge of an Era: Workshop (Allenheads)

04 Oct 2018

A workshop considering issues relating to the historicisation of 1980s Live Art and contemporary parallels

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A conversation with Tehching Hsieh

02 Oct 2018

A conversation between artist and LADA Patron Tehching Hsieh and artist Li-E Chen

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PLAYING UP at The Substation

26 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018

PLAYING UP will be presented by The Substation, Australia and Melbourne Fringe

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PLAYING UP at ANTI Festival 2018

25 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018

Public ‘Play In’ of Playing Up in Kuopio, Finland

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LADA Screens: Exterritory – ONLINE SCREENING

20 Sep 2018 - 29 Oct 2018

Aiming to encourage the exploration of ideas concerning extraterritoriality in an interdisciplinary context

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LADA Screens: Exterritory

20 Sep 2018

Aiming to encourage the exploration of ideas concerning extraterritoriality in an interdisciplinary context

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Rita Marcalo: One Last Dance – An Chéad Damhsa

14 Sep 2018

A perambulating dance taking place between Guildford, England and Cloughjordan, Ireland

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Scottee: I Made It – Manchester book launch

13 Sep 2018

Join us for the Manchester book launch of Scottee: I Made It

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SCOTTEE 10: From Your Retrospective

07 Sep 2018

You are invited to Scottee’s ego-fuelled variety show

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Scottee: I Made It – London book launch

06 Sep 2018

Join us for the London book launch of Scottee: I Made It

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Access All Areas at LADA

04 Sep 2018

Addressing the lack of visibility for learning disabled and autistic artists within Live Art

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LADA Screens: Adam Patterson – ONLINE SCREENING

23 Aug 2018 - 19 Sep 2018

Selected as part of the 2018 LADA Screens Open Call, “Lookalook” documents a live performative walk in Bridgetown, Barbados

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Fierce Play: PLAYING UP at Tate Modern

11 Aug 2018

A mass Live Art play-in for all ages in the Turbine Hall.

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An evening with Creature Cramps: Urinal Residency

01 Aug 2018

A live performance installation in men’s toilets, devised and performed by Orion

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LADA Screens: Open Call Launch Event 2018

26 Jul 2018

Screening of work from two selected artists, Nicola Fornoni and Adam Patterson

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LADA Screens: Nicola Fornoni – ONLINE SCREENING

26 Jul 2018 - 22 Aug 2018

A film featuring artist Nicola Fornoni using his mouth to keep a glass with a drop of water in it raised in the air for an hour and a half

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Is art lonely? An event with Filippos Tsitsopoulos

23 Jul 2018

An illustrated talk about a series of works that examine loneliness in the context of creativity

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MAX Dyspraxe Neurodivergent Revolution Fun Time Discussion Time Travel

23 Jul 2018 - 26 Jul 2018

A day looking at dyspraxia, performance art, neurodiversity, time travel and the forthcoming neurodivergent dysutopia

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Tempting Failure: Performance Philosophy with Dr Laura Cull Ó Maoilearca

19 Jul 2018

Reading and discussion session about performance, philosophy and the TF18 provocation, Fractured Bodies

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Creature Cramps: Urinal Residency

05 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018

A live performance installation in men’s toilets, devised and performed by Orion

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LADA Screens: Fyodor Pavlov-Andreevich

28 Jun 2018

A film documenting his guerrilla performances ‘Foundlings’ made between 2015 and 2017

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LADA Screens: Fyodor Pavlov-Andreevich – ONLINE SCREENING

28 Jun 2018 - 25 Jul 2018

A film documenting his guerrilla performances Foundlings made between 2015 and 2017

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Last Night Art Saved My Life

26 Jun 2018

Artists present their strategies for survival, sharing what they have found works, what doesn’t and how things can be better

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Practice and Power

20 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018

A major transnational event exploring questions of negotiation, exchange and representation in contemporary collaborative arts practice

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