Trashing Performance,Trash Salon: How to do things with waste? (Part 1)

Notes

Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.

Artist / Author Owen Parry, Lis Austin, Tero Nauha, R. Justin Hunt, Mariella Greil.
Reference D2104
Date 2011
Type DVD

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