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performingborders | LIVE 2019 – PERFORMANCE FOR CAMERA COMMISSIONS

14 August 2019

Watch our two performingborders commissions by Tara Fatehi Irani and Istanbul Queer Art Collective

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Ivy Monteiro –  a performance lecture on queer spirituality and Afrofuturism

30 July 2019

Ivy gave a public presentation at LADA in July 2019, about their work and issues of queer spirituality and Afrofuturism

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Announcing Diverse Actions Leadership Bursaries recipients 2019/20

1 May 2019

The third iteration of LADA’s Diverse Actions Leadership Bursaries have been awarded to Travis Alabanza and Annie Jael Kwan

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Future States by Áine Phillips: No.4

1 August 2018

Helena Walsh’ presentation at ‘Border Patrollers’ event on 19 July 2018

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Future States by Áine Phillips: No.3

24 July 2018

What happened at Border Patrollers on 19 July 2018?

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Future States by Áine Phillips: No.2

18 July 2018

The second of a series of blogs charting the development of ‘Future States’ a Live Art project looking at the relationship between Ireland and the UK, especially in the context of a post-Brexit future

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Future States by Áine Phillips: No.1

17 July 2018

A blog charting the development of ‘Future States’ a Live Art project looking at the relationship between Ireland and the UK, especially in the context of a post-Brexit future

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Risky Thinking: Form, Live Art and Young People by Thinker in Residence Hester Chillingworth

15 June 2018

Read Thinker in Residence Hester Chillingworth’s text on Kids, Families, Gender and Live Art from an event at LADA in May 2018

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Announcing Diverse Actions Leadership Bursaries recipients 2018/19

13 March 2018

Diverse Actions Leadership Bursaries have been awarded to Victoria Sin and Zinzi Minott

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Kira O’Reilly: Untitled (Bodies) – An Extract

18 January 2018

Read an extract from Harriet Curtis’ introduction from LADA’s new publication

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PISS, SHIT and Live Art by Thinker in Residence Hester Chillingworth

15 August 2017

Can Live Art’s approach to bodily functions help gender-questioning young people?

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Hester Chillingworth: Thinker in Residence

14 June 2017

Hester talks about the start of their residency on Young People, Gender and Live Art

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Religious Studies Review – Pleading in the Blood: the Art and Performances of Ron Athey

17 November 2016

Jeremy Biles has written a review for the Religious Studies Review on Pleading in the Blood

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Just Like A Woman: NYC and London Editions – Documentation

20 April 2016

Two programmes of shows, talks, installations, and screenings on the ways femininity can be ‘performed’ and representations of gender can be queered through performance

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Feminism, Age and Performance

7 January 2016

LADA’s Director Lois Keidan features in Exeunt Magazine this month discussing LADA’s recent ‘Restock, Rethink, Reflect Three project

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Old Dears Review by Geraldine Harris

16 December 2015

A review of Old Dears by Geraldine Harris featured in Drama Queens Review, December 2015.

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Old Dears at Chelsea Theatre – Programme News!

9 November 2015

A panel discussion and open workshop with Claire MacDonald, Liz Aggiss, Judith Knight, Geraldine Pilgrim, Nikki Milican and Anne Bean.

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Duckie Competition for Through the Looking Glass

5 November 2015

Help select Duckie’s playlist to be in with a chance of winning tickets to 21st Century Music Hall.

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Live Art: the research lab for mass culture

23 October 2015

LADA Director Lois Keidan writes for the Guardian on the impact of Live Art

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Ron Athey in conversation with Andrea Pagnes

2 July 2015

LADA are pleased to make exclusively available a conversation between new LADA Patron Ron Athey and the artist Andrea Pagnes

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Posporno Latino

1 April 2015

Felipe Osornio aka Lechedevirgen Trimegisto presents a screening programme of artists working in the contemporary Latin-American scene in relation to Postporno, gender and sexuality

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Editing Ourselves into History: A Live Art and Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

16 February 2015

An article related to LADA’s ‘Live Art and Feminism Edit-a-thon” is now available to read on the Contemporary Theatre Review website

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A Study Room Guide on Live Art and Feminism

27 January 2015

We are excited to announce the launch of the ‘Are We There Yet?’ – a Study Room Guide on Live Art and Feminism

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Study Room Gathering on the Live Female Body in Current Feminist Performance Practice, UK & US

6 January 2015

London-based performance artist Poppy Jackson will discuss her recent research into the feminist performance scenes of Chicago and New York during her British Council and Arts Council England Artists’ International Development Fund project Transatlantic Performance Practice.

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Janez Janša, Life II [in Progress], book launch

9 December 2014

An evening with the artist Janez Janša and the two contributors to the book, Tim Etchells and Adrian Heathfield

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Are We There Yet? – a Study Room Guide on Live Art and Feminism Launch event

8 December 2014

Launch of ‘Are We There Yet? – a Study Room Guide on Live Art and Feminism’, curated by Lois Weaver in collaboration with Eleanor Roberts and LADA

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Monica Ross: A Symposium

17 November 2014

Celebrate the life and work of one Monica Ross, one of the most significant feminist artists and distinguished educators of her generation

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Performance from the Edge

13 October 2014

LADA will be presenting two screening programmes of radical work for SPILL 2014

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A Woman’s Work Is…

13 October 2014

A screening of performances and works to camera that explore rites, rituals and everyday actions from a feminist perspective

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Support a new publication on Lois Weaver’s performance work

23 July 2014

We are inviting YOU to contribute and to help us produce the best possible record of Lois’s life and work, featuring as many wonderful and often previously unpublished photographs as we can fit in… elegantly!

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A Live Art and Feminism Edit-a-thon

10 March 2014

Join LADA and our Restock Rethink Reflect Three collaborator Lois Weaver for a free Wikipedia edit-a-thon on Live Art and Feminism

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Long Table on Live Art and Feminism with Lois Weaver

10 March 2014

A second Long Table to continue the conversation about feminism and performance

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Long Table on Feminism Documentation

16 January 2014

Documentation from the event including audio and images.

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Book launches: Pleading in the Blood: The Art and Performances of Ron Athey

4 September 2013

Launch events at Tate Modern (London) and Arnolfini (Bristol) will mark the publication of the first book dedicated to Athey’s work, “Pleading in the Blood: The Art and Performances of Ron Athey”, edited by Dominic Johnson:

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