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book on the Antonin Artaud's influence and propositions around the world

Started by Felipe Monteiro Sep 19. 0 Replies

Good evening, I'm Felipe, Brazilian PhD in performing arts at UFBA. I and Théophile Choquet are organizing a book on the Antonin Artaud's influence and propositions around the world. We are accepting…Continue

Material related to Tempting Failure, or “Learniing From Mistakes”

Started by john forester Jul 17. 0 Replies

A symposium on learning from mistakes in settings of city planning, drawing in part on Frank Barrett’s work on jazz in his striking Yes to the Mess:    See …Continue

Tags: aesthetics, of, cooperation, mis-takes, improvisation

CFP: Brazilian Journal on Presence Studies: "Decolonial Poetics and Pedagogies"

Started by Luciana da Costa Dias Oct 16, 2017. 0 Replies

BRAZILIAN JOURNAL ON PRESENCE STUDIESRevista Brasileira de Estudos da Presença DECOLONIAL POETICS AND PEDAGOGIES CALL FOR PAPERS The Brazilian Journal on Presence Studies [Revista Brasileira de…Continue

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Knowing by singing: song, acoustic ecologies and the overflow of meaning - CfP RAI 1-3 June 2018

Started by Valeria Lembo Aug 30, 2017. 0 Replies

We invite 250-word abstracts for an anthropology and interdisciplinary conference on the theme of 'Art, materiality and representation'. The event will be held at the Clore Centre, British Museum in…Continue

Tags: Voice, Sound, Embodiment, Ecology, Epistemology

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Division of Labor - Denis Beaubois

Posted by Gabrielle Senza on February 23, 2018 at 0:36 0 Comments

I just came across Denis Beaubois, an Australian multidisciplinary artist whose work, Currency - Division of Labor might be of interest to researchers here.

It is a series of video/performance works that use the division of labor model in capitalism as a structural tool for performance.

From his website:

The Division of labour work explores…


The School of Making Thinking's Summer 2018 Residency Programs

Posted by Aaron Finbloom on January 9, 2018 at 15:01 0 Comments

Hi everyone!

I help run an amazing interdisciplinary artist/thinker residency program called The School of Making Thinking based out of the U.S. and I wanted to share our summer programs and encourage Performance Philosophy ppl to apply (as I think many will find them quite interested :- )

see below!




The School of Making Thinking hosts Summer Intensives for…


Playing with Virtual Realities - Performances and Symposium

Posted by Einav Katan-Schmid on November 18, 2017 at 13:14 0 Comments

PREMIERE Playing with Virtual Realities  
25. bis 28.01.2018 A research project of the Cluster of Excellence Image Knowledge Gestaltung, Humboldt-University of Berlin   …


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Caroline Wilkins joined Stuart Grant's group

Phenomenology of Performance

Group for phenomenology in of as or about the study and or practice of performanceSee More
Jan 30, 2016
Caroline Wilkins joined Anthony Gritten's group


This group is interested in the multiple relationships between music, performance, and philosophy. No particular methodology or intellectual tradition is emphasised: the purpose of the group is to further the understanding of philosophy in, and as music performance, and of music performance as philosophy.See More
Jan 30, 2016
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Open Mic Performance, Theatre as Stratification, IFTR 2014 Congress at Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.

July 28, 2014 at 4:30pm to August 1, 2014 at 4:30pm
Beyond the Language of Zaum 3 songs for voice and gramophone horn[zaum=beyonsense].Stemming from the popular traditions of Russian folk and cabaret, these songs originate from the 1st performance art work of the 20th century, Victory over the Sun (1913). Their content touches on aspects of stratification in theatre such as the relationship between audience, spectator and social class.…See More
May 21, 2014
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Writing and Sound at Arnolfini, Bristol, UK.

January 25, 2014 from 12pm to 6pm special meeting, co-curated with Daniela Cascella (author of EnAbime – Listening, Reading, Writing. An Archival Fiction (Zero Books, 2012)).‘Terms such as art writing or performance writing have become common in recent years as visual artists have increasingly adopted writing as a medium. What then, about equivalents in music and sound art? This session brings…See More
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"I'm thinking in my ears and hands: 'find the groove, touch with stylus, swivel disc, lift stylus, touch, lift, touch, lift...'"
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Research Interests
new music composition & performance, sound theater, inter-medial performance

Caroline Wilkins - Online publications

 ‘An Expansion of the Admissible: from Live Electronics to Live Performance’ (2011), [Accessed 01.12.11]

 ‘On Hearing the Disposition of the Voice’ (2011), Interference: e- Journal of Audio Culture [online] [Accessed 01.08.11]

 ‘Improvisation as a Creative Dialogue’ (joint paper with Oded Ben-Tal), Perspectives on New Music, Vol.51:1, May 2013, (also in hard copy format).

 ‘Zaum: Beyond Mind - Beyond Time?’, LISA e-journal, proceedings of conference Times Excesses, Caen University, (forthcoming)

Recent book / journal publications:

  ‘A Dramaturgy of Digital Sound: Towards an Aesthetic Approach’, International Journal of the Performing Arts and Digital Media, 9: 2, 2013, Bristol: Intellect Journals.

‘Improvisation as a Creative Dialogue’ (joint paper with Oded Ben-Tal), Perspectives on New Music, Vol.51:1, May 2013.

 ‘Vox Elettronica: Song, Dance and Live Electronics in the Practice of Sound Theatre’, in Dominic Symonds and Millie Taylor (eds.) Gestures of Music Theatre: The Performativity of Song and Dance, Part 6 - Performativity as Practice, Chapter 13, New York: OUP, pp.213-225. (Dec. 2013).






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