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10.01.09
Performance Art
by Troy
For those of you who have strict rules on what it means to be an artist, you may not like the following list very much. Click HERE to be re-directed. But if you are like me and are of the
11.12.09
Performance Art
Lady Gaga's new video Bad Romance confirms my suspicions that she's transforming herself into a poor man's Leigh Bowery. Her repertoire of PVC catsuits, blindfolds, and clubfooted heels clearly harken back to the work of the legendary performance artist. I don't
09.30.09
Performance Art
As a young art history student a few years ago, I worried that I was living through the decline of the art world. I was so caught up in my love for long-dead artists that I couldn't notice the amazing work
05.16.09
Performance Art
Imagine you're at the supermarket, one weekday afternoon, sometime after work, absent-mindedly pushing your trolley down the aisles for a bit of grocery shopping. You trundle down the neon-lit canyons of brightly coloured packaging - cereals, soda, toilet paper - and
05.14.09
Performance Art
The short career of Bas Jan Ader as an artist still fascinates and engages the art world, decades after his disappearance. Perhaps it was his tragic and sudden death, his courageous and illogical attempt at fulfilling a sailor’s dream, or
09.23.09
Performance Art
Interview with Breda Kennedy / Executive Director of the Dumbo Arts Center CEV: Breda, first of all, thanks for taking the time to talk with Art and Culture, I know you're in full gear preparing for the opening of the festival
01.05.10
Performance Art
The goal of urban planning is to improve the functionality of a city. It is a goal that can be quantified, measured and accomplished to varying degrees. People and freight will move more quickly, density will be higher or lesser,
07.01.09
Performance Art
I recently met Danielle Freakley, who is currently approaching what she terms "Phase Two" of a three phase project called – and under which she seems to call herself and the near-mechanical vessel the project requires she become – The Quote
09.28.09
Performance Art
This years D.U.M.B.O. Art Under the Bridge festival -- the 13th Annual -- was an art and performance filled weekend, and not to be missed. The
05.18.09
Performance Art
group art exhibit presented by PLAZTIK MAG & FACTORY FRESH GALLERY THIS PROJECT IS INSPIRED BY THE RECENT HOUSING & ECONOMIC MELTDOWN. SINCE IT SEEMS WE WILL ALL BE LIVING IN A CARDBOARD BOX SOON, WE DECIDED TO BE AHEAD
01.01.10
Performance Art
This is a collection of performance pieces spontaneously staged in cities. It is a necessarily urban art form that relies on our knowing acceptance of social protocol for public spaces. The context of how we are expected to behave and
09.18.09
Performance Art
I just want to bring some attention to S.T.E.I.M foundation, which has recently joined artandculture as a venue and member. S.T.E.I.M (studio for electro-instrumental music) is a wonderful venue and research centre located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. They host many events
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