What Is Performance Art?: Australian Perspectives

Notes

Looks at the rich history of performance art in Australia through a multitude of perspectives. With this collection's thirty-nine contributions by scholars, curators, and artists covering more than three decades of practice, readers will enjoy both a comprehensive overview of the Australian performance art landscape and a rich trove of personal reflections from some of its pioneers and main proponents.

Editor Mimi Kelly, Adam Geczy
Publisher Power Publications
ISBN 978-0909952938
Reference P3737
Date 2018
Type Publication

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