Catalogue for Site Gallery’s exhibition. 16 Feb-6 April 2002.
|Editor||Carol Maund, Helen Varola, Pier Giorgio Varola|
|Publisher||Site Gallery, London|
Performing Magic on the Western Stage examines magic as a performing art and as a meaningful social practice, linking magic to cultural arenas such as religion, finance, gender, and nationality and profiling magicians from Robert-Houdin to Pen & Teller.
How does protest engage with theatre? What does theatre have to gain from protest?
This publication charts very different tactics and strategies, written by practitioners from all over the world, mapping the broad field of engaged art and artistic activism in our times. Essays by Stephen Duncombe & Steve Lambert, Alanna Lockward, Florian Malzacher, Chantal Mouffe, Gerald Raunig and Jonas Staal.
Review of performances from the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras at Performance Space, Carriageworks, Sydney, 13-15 Feb.
Extracts from exhibition catalogue for “East Village USA” at the New Museum of Contemporary Art revisiting the sprawling, renegade art scene that flourished in the East Village during the 1980s. Text partially obscured.
This item is part of Brutal Silences: the Study Room Guide On Live Art In Ireland by Anna Maria Healy and Helena Walsh (P1661)
Marking the Territory – A performance event curated by Marina Abramovic. This item is part of Brutal Silences: the Study Room Guide On Live Art In Ireland by Anna Maria Healy and Helena Walsh (P1661)
Video documentation of the 2013 production by the same name.