This book focuses on the possibility of rethinking the static model of installation and exhibition and exploring the way in which ‘performative’ approaches, adopted by artists and curators alike, can reframe the exhibition and its work as an environment subject to formal, temporal or relational transformation.
Editor: Chrissie Tiller and Patrick Fox | Reference: P3166 | ISBN: 978-0-9935611-1-5 | Type: Publication
Taking two years of projects and initiatives by Heart of Glass, a national agency for collaborative and social practice based in St Helens, as its starting point, the publication explores the interface between theory and practice.
Artist/Author: Yara El Sherbini | Digital Reference: DB0114 | Type: Digital File
‘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.
Artist/Author: Sean Burn | Reference: D1423 | Type: DVD
Collection of documentary interviews for the artist’s residency with Stanley Picker Gallery and the Live Art Development Agency. For documentary photographs see D1424. For performance catalogue see P1449.
Artist/Author: Mary Paterson | Reference: A0237 | Type: Article
Mary Paterson reflects on the Chelsea Sacred Festival, Lois Weaver’s What Tammy Needs to Know About Getting Old (having fun) and Having Sex, and socially engaged practice, persona, memory, autobiographical