Call for Contributions
parallax special issue: “Performative Afterlife”
If the significance of a work of art or literature shifts according to the itinerary of its transformative re-iterations across time, space and media, so must the terms of its analysis. For many years, a number of important developments in fine art practice, the history of art, and performance studies have been linked, at least implicitly, by a vigorous interrogation of the status of…Continue
Added by Swen Steinhauser on August 17, 2016 at 11:05 — No Comments
American leaders of whatever party have been shameless in using jihadists for their purposes, financing them, training them. The Americans deny being involved in the Turkish coup despite being deeply entrenched in that Nato country with a military base there for themselves and Israel. The Americans have been harbouring a man called Gulen a screaming jihadist who is wanted in Turkey for terrorism. Apparently he lives in luxury and his life is carefully protected by the US as he, who has his…Continue
Added by Felix de Villiers on July 23, 2016 at 8:33 — No Comments
Last Train - a thought thriller
a play of voices by Fred Dalmasso & John Schad - based on John Schad’s 2007 book Someone Called Derrida
HowTheLightGetsIn Festival, Hay-on-Wye 31st May 2016
Someone called Jacques Derrida, the philosopher, someone called him on the phone, someone who was dead. A…Continue
Added by Fred Dalmasso on May 28, 2016 at 12:19 — No Comments
Very interested to learn of the work of your community. My colleague and friend Chiara Cappelletto and I are currently teaching (with the artist David Levine) an experimental grad seminar at Princeton that engages many of the questions that I think are of interest to the "Performance Philosophy" cohort. The class deals with the relationship between pedagogy and theatricality. There is a website that summarizes the work in progress:…Continue
Added by D. Graham Burnett on March 22, 2016 at 17:07 — No Comments
CFP: “The Arts of Logistics” Call for Papers
Proposals due 22 Feburary
Queen Mary University of London
3-4 June 2016
Keynote Presentations: Deborah Cowen (University of Toronto) and Alberto Toscano (Goldsmiths, University of London)
The so-called “logistics revolution” and its attendant technologies have made possible capitalism’s reproduction and restructuring over the past half century. Among other things, logistics sped up the loading and…Continue
Added by Michael Shane Boyle on February 8, 2016 at 11:38 — No Comments
We are very very very excited about a 56-hour Durational Conference that The School of Making Thinking is hosting at a major Contemporary Arts Center in Montreal called The Darling Foundry. We are looking for unusual/experimental proposals that performatively explore the fissures between making and thinking. Deadline is Feburary 15th.
Call for Proposals:
Words & [ ] — a Durational Conference of Art &…Continue
Added by Aaron Finbloom on January 21, 2016 at 19:07 — No Comments
Room Dances Festival got a new website. the festival starts this week.
come join us!Continue
Added by Lior Avizoor on December 13, 2015 at 18:49 — No Comments
The School of Making Thinking is delighted to announce the pre-launch of Quiddle.
Quiddle is an interdisciplinary and multi-media journal that aims to enliven and expand our experience of the traditional academic platform. We maintain a strong commitment to inquiry while welcoming creative methods which elude the structures of the standard scholarly journal. Serving as a site for both…
Added by Aaron Finbloom on November 17, 2015 at 20:48 — No Comments
We now welcome submissions for the upcoming conference:
DELEUZE + ART: MULTIPLICITIES |THRESHOLDS |POTENTIALITIES
8 – 10 April 2016, Trinity College Dublin, Eire
Conference co-hosted by School of Drama, Film and Music at Trinity College Dublin and Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities…Continue
Added by Stephen Wilmer on October 27, 2015 at 12:19 — No Comments
63 variations on the body.
Open call for Composers.
AMAE/DE PINTO 58 (+1) INDICES ON THE BODY PROJECT.
63 variations on the body — Open call for Composers. 2nd edition.
Added by AMAE/DEPINTO on October 18, 2015 at 16:12 — No Comments
Just published! RESISTING BIOPOLITICS: PHILOSOPHICAL, POLITICAL, AND PERFORMATIVE STRATEGIES (Routledge, 2015). The volume includes articles by Giorgio Agamben, Rosi Braidotti, Eugene Thacker, Saskia Sassen and others.…Continue
Added by Stephen Wilmer on October 8, 2015 at 5:12 — No Comments
This text was read at TaPRA Worcester on 9/9/15. It is rough but it would be great to hear what colleagues think.
Bergson and Performance by Nik Wakefield
Waiting with others. Standing in a line outside in the cold. Maybe it is snowing. All making the act of registration. To place the name on the list. One is defying an offer of exemption. The offer could be a sympathetic response to his achievements. He refuses the offer and renounces all previous honours given by the…Continue
Added by Nik Wakefield on September 22, 2015 at 9:21 — No Comments
58 (+1) INDICES ON THE BODY
Index 42: the phases of the pomegranate
Live Stream performances by AMAE and Pier Giorgio De Pinto.
Tuesday the 15th of September 2015 from 8.00 p.m. London time.
Please follow the two Live Stream performances…
Added by AMAE/DEPINTO on September 11, 2015 at 13:52 — No Comments
Remarks on the exhibition Se rappeler qu'une oeuvre...
Online article at:
Added by Allen Alain Viguier on August 5, 2015 at 16:56 — No Comments
Ron Athey. Incorruptible Flesh. Glasgow, 2006. Photo by Manuel Vason.
This recent conversation I have had with Ron Athey, one of the most outstanding…Continue
Added by Andrea Pagnes (VestAndPage) on July 31, 2015 at 20:00 — No Comments
VestAndPage. La Promenade du Sceptique. Academy of Fine Arts, Venice, 2011. Photo by Andrea Morucchio.
To the kind attention of anyone interested in the subjects of: durational…Continue
Added by Andrea Pagnes (VestAndPage) on July 31, 2015 at 18:00 — No Comments
Cuando nadie pregunta qué es Estado de Encuentro lo que viene a mí es una decepción en lo que hacemos. Pero eso respondería el por qué mas no el qué.
Encontrar algo/alguien/alguno que satisfaga lo qué somos se vuelve más complicado en lo que…
Added by Chris Frias on July 20, 2015 at 15:49 — No Comments
The Impossible Theatres project intends to gather together a range of opinions on how best to contextualize, theorize and ultimately construct contemporary performance spaces. Below is an opening statement intended to initiate this process and we invite you to respond to it. Responses can be in the form of an open forum for comments, and a private channel for longer and more considered responses. The intention is to collate responses and to invite respondents to a working group meeting…Continue
Added by Hannah Lammin on April 15, 2015 at 11:00 — No Comments
23 April, 2015,
Pǝ'fɔ:m(ǝ)ns PERFORMANCE/PERFORMATIVITY CROSS FACULTY GROUP
Faculty of Fine, Applied And Performing Arts, University of Gothenburg
"Let them burn down the library in Alexandria. There are powers above and beyond papyri.…
Added by Elisabeth Belgrano on April 12, 2015 at 22:24 — No Comments
AMAE/DE PINTO 58 (+1) INDICES ON THE BODY
63 variations on the body — Open call for Composers
deadline September 30th, 2015
After the launch of the project on Soundcloud, featuring Jean-Luc Nancy’s recorded voice reading his…Continue
Added by AMAE/DEPINTO on March 31, 2015 at 12:32 — No Comments