Unlimited Action: The performance of extremity in the 1970s

Notes

It examines the ‘performance of extremity’ as practices at the limits of the histories of performance and art, in performance art’s most fertile and prescient decade, the 1970s. Dominic Johnson recounts and analyses game-changing performance events by six artists: Kerry Trengove, Ulay, Genesis P-Orridge, Anne Bean, the Kipper Kids, and Stephen Cripps.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Artist / Author Dominic Johnson
Publisher Manchester University Press
ISBN 978-1-5261-3551-3
Reference P3717
Date 2019
Type Publication

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