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Regaining a voice: Survivors of abuse, assault tell their stories through performance art ... Hind, a Washington, D.C. native who has lived in New Orleans for seven years, said visual and performance arts allow the creator to gain control by placing ideas and emotions onto a canvas or into dance moves.
ALAMOSA - The Adams State University Performance Art class presents An Evening of Performance Art at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, and Thursday, May 3, in the ASU Theatre Building's Xperimental Theatre. Featuring performances by art, music, and theatre students, audiences should ...

They're only a few miles apart, but there's generally a wide gap between Wall Street and Lincoln Center, one of the world's preeminent performance art centers, located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Once a year, the world's collide for the Sohn Investment Conference. Investors come to hear hedge ...
The annual IU Fashion Show is a milestone for students interested in retail studies and fashion design. This year, however, the show featured a new addition to the program: a performance art opening through a collaboration between fashion design students and a Performance Art and Object class.
Solange premiered her latest performance art project “Metatronia (Metatron's Cube),” at UCLA's Hammer Museum in Los Angeles last Friday. In a roughly four-minute film that can now be viewed on the Hammer's website, dancers wearing Solange's signature monochrome perform delicately ...
Solange has unveiled a new performance art piece at UCLA's Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. Titled “Metatronia,” the piece “is an exercise on following the intuitive force that guides us, helping us to create space, and silence the mind to create the work,” according to an artist's statement. The piece is ...

Humboldt State University is planning to celebrate the visual and performance art of queer and trans people of color — or QTPoC — with Q-Fest, a week's worth of events set to take place April 16-20. The week begins with a film screening of “Pick up the Mic,” a documentary on the world of queer hip-hop; ...
Since the 1960s, performance art has been the darling and the bane of the edgy corners of the art world. It defies easy packaging. It's hard to see since it happens rarely, but it's sometimes hard to forget, slicing across expectations and comfort zones. Since the aesthetic and cultural ideas of performance art ...
Looking like a scene out of Alice in Wonderland, it was in fact part of a performance art piece by Taiwanese artist Chou Yu-cheng. On the other side of the bowls stand three tall sculptures shaped like Dyson's signature air purifiers — the robot cleaner is also provided by the technology company, which is a ...
We're a performance art band that does pop emo songs.We only have three songs: “Fantasy,” “S**t Eater,” and “Ruled Me Out.” It's me, cellist Emily Dix Thomas and drummer Rachel Blumberg.” DW: “Have you or will you perform in New Bedford?” JRU: “Not yet. No one has asked me yet.” Don Wilkinson is ...
“Transactional Days,” one of the two exhibitions at Collar Works, has a focus on performance art, but that's not to say that there's not plenty to see if you're not there for an actual performance. Curated by Justin Baker, a Capital Region artist, the exhibition asks the viewers to engage in a “transaction” of sorts.
With sold out performances at American Repertory Theatre in Boston, ToUch Performance Art's immersive dance-theater experience, AcousticaElectronica, returns to NYC on April 14th, 2018. The show will appear reimagined at House of Yes in Brooklyn for the first time. AcousticaElectronica is a 360 ...
Willamette Weekend: Performance Art About Russian Propaganda, Trevor Noah and 9 Other Things to Do and See in Portland, March 23-25. Also, the big daddy of Portland farmhouse beer fests. Portland Night Market (courtesy of Facebook). By WW Staff |. Published March 23 at 4:44 PM. Updated March 23 at 4:44 PM.
Mar 23, 2018-After suffering the loss of his mother, artist Manish Lal Shrestha disagreed to follow the traditional mourning ritual and chose a more personal way to venerate his departed mother. As a consequence he had to overcome several social taboos and psychological hurdles in the process. His own ...
A Latvian artist's sickening stunt would leave even the most pretentious foodie reaching for a barf bag. Two performers apparently had flesh cut from their bodies, fried up and then fed back to them by performance artist Arturs Berzins. The stunt was streamed live on Facebook earlier this month, according to ...
This characteristic is what makes the School of Music, Theatre & Dance's Performance Arts Technology department so interesting, as the challenge for students is to chase this technological trend through art. The Daily spoke with PAT students about the unique characteristics of the University's program that ...
A New Performance Art Piece Examines Propaganda Through a Russian Pop Star and Toilets. “I've always hated people calling my work 'weird.' Oftentimes, the word is used because someone doesn't want to understand what it is.” Emily June Newton (Amy Chiao). By Shannon Gormley |. Published 9:58 ...

The duo of Leah Crosby, a creative dance teacher in Martha's Vineyard, and Danielle Evelena Doell, a dance performance artist based in Seattle, Washington, describes their unique performances as “sometimes funny, usually tragic, and always absurd.” The performance is free to St. Bonaventure University students, ...
White House / Flickr.comDonald Trump loves the ceremonial parts of his job, writes Steve Chapman, and his trip to California to inspect prototypes for a border wall was pure theater. He got to project toughness, point to something tangible, make big promises, and take credit—without actually accomplishing ...
Performance art is a relatively new, and still underdeveloped, underfunded, and little-understood art practice in Turkey, according to Eser Selen, a performance artist and assistant professor at Istanbul's Kadir Has University. “There's no formal training for performance art in Turkey, and only perhaps a ...
A TOKYO ROMANCE A Memoir By Ian Buruma Illustrated. 243 pp. Penguin Press. $26. Ian Buruma's “A Tokyo Romance” is a memoir of both his own callow youth and the sophisticated provincialism endemic to Japan in the 1970s. It is a triumphal narrative of how determination, charm, readiness and ...
Donald Trump loves the ceremonial parts of his job, and his trip to California to inspect prototypes for a border wall was pure theater. He got to project toughness, point to something tangible, make big promises, and take credit—without actually accomplishing anything. He's not a president; he's a ...
President Donald Trump inspects border wall prototypes in San Diego on March 13, 2018. (Mandel Ngan / AFP/Getty Images). Steve ChapmanContact Reporter · Donald Trump loves the ceremonial parts of his job, and his trip to California to inspect prototypes for a border wall was pure theater. He got to project toughness, ...
UPPER DARBY >> Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, 601 N. Lansdowne Ave., Drexel Hill, invites the public to a one-of-a-kind art and music experience when Artrageous, a performance-art adventure, comes to UDPAC at 7:30 p.m. March 22. A team of exceptional artists paints at electric speed and ...
Hundreds of Addis Ababa residents came out to see acrobats, hoopers, jugglers and contortionists among other acts on stage, when the circus came to town. The three-day fair was organised by the country's Fekat circus group which wants to promote performance arts and provide opportunities for artists to ...
Ethiopia recently held the second edition of the African Circus Arts Festival, which saw 11 circus troupe artists from six African countries perform at the event. Hundreds of Addis Ababa residents came out to see acrobats, hoopers, jugglers and contortionists among other acts on stage, when the circus came ...
L Answers Society's Thorniest Questions with Performance Art. BY BLOUIN ARTINFO | March 08, 2018. GOOGLE+ · TUMBLR · Email; More... William Pope.L Answers Society's Thorniest Questions with Performance Art. The artist in New York in 1991, performing one of his famous “crawl” pieces, which involve him ...
For the third year in a row, a performance art festival will take place in Fayetteville in the springtime. Inverse Performance Art Festival is set for April 12-15 at various locations around Fayetteville and neighboring Springdale, Rogers, and Bentonville. The event is organized and curated by Cynthia Post Hunt ...
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) -- A roving performance art festival returns to Northwest Arkansas and will show up in an array of unique locations. Inverse Performance Art will run through NWA from April 12-15. It will be the festival's third year. The festival will present work in Rogers, Bentonville, Fayetteville ...
Contemporary dance seems too stodgy and generic a label, yet mere eye candy is far too trite to describe Momix. It's been a while since they have toured, and fans (which would include most anyone who has ever seen them before) have no doubt already snatched up their seats. There is an excitement felt ...
Performance art came to Grokhovsky, who received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and trained as a painter, as a sort of rebellion. Yet, despite leaving the canvas behind for objects like the mask, the use of paint never left her practice. Indeed, she uses paint practically everywhere, liberally poured, ...
“My background has always been in performance art of some kind,” she says. On the second Wednesday of each month, Lily brings her Paper Grotto to the Shangri-La Springs Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs for its free Art & Nature Community Nights. Zawi Borsa, operations and events manager of the ...
IN A LIVING room in Flint, Mich., Tiantha Williams's son, Taylor, a bright-eyed 2-year-old in a cheetah-print onesie, is waking from his nap. On the television, commercials for class-action attorneys alternate with an ad for an early childhood intervention program: “Don't wait. Evaluate.” Williams, an attractive ...
Concert pianist Orli Shaham played Sunday as if Bela Bartok had written the Piano Concerto No. 3 in E major for her instead of his wife. Shaham, renowned on four continents for her technique, passionately and exuberantly embraced the complex composition for the Bangor Symphony Orchestra's Winter ...
Installed in GALLERY 244 UnGovernable Spaces is a solo exhibition by UMASS graduate student Nicole Winning, who focuses on sculpture and performance art with clay as her primary medium. At 6:15 p.m., UMASS Social Practice Professor Ellen Muller, will share a brief history of performance art as a ...
A group of Marin County art students is bringing its message of sustainability to Petaluma. Members of Art for the Earth from Novato High School will present a performance and art gallery, Art for the Earth, Saturday from 6-9 p.m. at Steamer Landing Park. The group aims to raise awareness of climate ...
“The Innocents,” a performance art piece about wrongful prison convictions, is set to premiere Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. The event is spearheaded by Sam Houston State University Director of Percussion Studies John Lane and guest artist ...
Do you love the Davis greenbelts and the trees that populate them? An opportunity to bond with local trees is in the works. “Sacred Grove: Rooted and Connected” will be a performance and art installation event the weekend of April 13-15, taking place on the Aspen greenbelt north of Patwin Elementary School, 2222 ...
Jordanna's live sets double as performance-art pieces. Because she remembers how isolated she felt when she first entered Chicago's DIY scene, she adds intimacy to her shows by handing out roses between songs or passing around a clipboard where everyone can share their answers to the same ...
Fans of Leonard Bernstein will enjoy rare insights into the 20th-century composer's private life during a live, in-person interview with his daughter, Jamie Bernstein. Jamie Bernstein has carved her own unique niche in the realm of music, cultivating a career as a professional concert narrator, broadcaster ...
Annie Clark celebrated President's Day emerging from behind a heavy black curtain, pulled back just a bit to let her slip out from behind it. A slim spotlight revealed her standing cross-legged, a translucent alien wrapped in what looked like 3-D-printed flamingo pink vinyl, immediately singing a spare ...
Performistanbul, the first international performance art platform founded in Turkey to bring performance artists together, is celebrating its second anniversary with a lengthy live event. Marking a brand-new chapter for the performance art scene in Turkey, the platform is taking the first step toward a new phase ...
The last time we spoke with Eric Dallimore, artist and co-director of Leon Gallery, he was leaving town and returning to school and family in his native state of Louisiana, aiming for a new career in global humanitarianism. As for the gallery, he says, “Leon was never a selling gallery.” As gallerists, Dallimore ...
Solange took to Twitter this morning (April 19) to post a beautiful new photo and video of her performance art piece at UCLA's Hammer Museum, which was unveiled last Friday (April 13). The singer's installation, titled "Metatronia," explores the relationship between architecture and movement, and the new ...
FluxBuddha, a performance art event conceived by New School religious studies professor and self-professed “consciousness hacker” Christopher Kelley, is both an homage to these countercultural icons and a creative play on traditional Tibetan Buddhist rituals. The interdisciplinary art concert will ...
Sajae is a Toronto-based writer and host of the podcast, Free Goods. You can find her tweeting general foolishness here. Mar 01, 2018. Share; Tweet. Solange. Image via Getty/Rick Kern/WireImage. Solange is one of music's most eclectic and multi-faceted artists. She's never been one to mince words, and her new cover ...
SIU's Communication Studies Department has an amazing 2018 spring semester lineup embracing interdisciplinary art, performance and community-based collaborations. The Marion Kleinau Theatre and the performance studies program provide some wonderful opportunities for students and community ...
They were there in anticipation of artist Roz Crews' concept of a dog walk, a kind of performance art being done in conjunction with the UMass Dartmouth College of Visual and Performing Arts. A few minutes earlier, before anyone arrived, Crews was a little nervous. “I can't predict that anyone will come at ...
“Some people have a certain idea of what performance art is, what performance art should look like,” Borusky said. “What I wanted to do with the festival this year was to broaden the vocabulary, so that people can get a taste of how rich and varied performance art is.” To that end, Living Arts is bringing 16 ...
SIU's Communication Studies Department has an amazing 2018 spring semester lineup embracing interdisciplinary art, performance and community-based collaborations. The Marion Kleinau Theatre and the performance studies program provide some wonderful opportunities for students and community ...


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