Performance art

    Odin Teatret Archives

    By Mirella Schino

    Paperback £36.41

    The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre. Letters, notes, work diaries, articles, and a wealth of photographs all chart the daily activity that underpins the life of Odin Teatret, telling the adventurous, complex stories which have produced the...

    Performing Presence

    By Nick Kaye

    Paperback £16.05

    Performing presence: Between the live and the simulated proposes that the advent of new media forms, and the increasing integration of contemporary performance and media, has generated new engagements, practices and understandings of presence. Addressing new media art and performance, multi-media theatre, video installation, mixed reality environments and locative arts,...

    Histories of Performance Documentation

    Paperback £27.92

    Histories of Performance Documentation traces the many ways in which museums have approached performance works from the 1960s onwards, considering the unique challenges of documenting live events. From hybrid and interactive arts, to games and virtual and mixed reality performance, this collection investigates the burgeoning role of the performative in...

    SUPERSUIT

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    The increasing accumulation of people in living machines without history and the challenges presented by migration and the lack of space provoke a need for new thinking and acting in public spaces. As a marker of public space, the spontaneously arising forms of SUPERSUIT respond directly to the parameters of...

    Allan Kaprow and Claes Oldenburg

    By Robert E. Haywood

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    This new interpretation of the structure and meaning of the Happenings produced by Allan Kaprow 1927-2006 and Claes Oldenburg b. 1929 in the late 1950s and 1960s sheds light on the context, theoretical framework, and working practice unique to this groundbreaking artistic form. Drawing on extensive archival research and including...

    Styling the Stars

    By Angela Cartwright

    Paperback £13.85

    Synopsis coming soon.......

    Joseph Beuys

    By Claudia Mesch

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    A new critical biography of Joseph Beuys, arguably the most important and controversial German artist of the late twentieth century.

    Documenting Performance

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    Performance in the digital age has undergone a radical shift in which a once ephemeral art form can now be relived, replayed and repeated. Until now, much scholarship has been devoted to the nature of live performance in the digital age; Documenting Performance is the first book to provide a...

    Music and Ethical Responsibility

    By Jeff R. Warren

    Paperback £21.04

    Exploring examples of musical meaning, musical experience, other people's music, noise, and improvisation, Jeff R. Warren's accessible interdisciplinary study draws upon phenomenology and the philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas to examine the ethical responsibilities that arise in musical experience.

    Jasmin Vardimon\'s Dance Theatre: Movement, memory and metaphor

    By Libby Worth

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    Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre offers an unusual, intimate insight into the devising and training processes of a choreographer in the midst of her practice. Libby Worth and Jasmin Vardimon take a collaborative approach to recording and exploring the working processes of Vardimon and her company, chronicling the development of specific...

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