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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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Playing with Virtual Realities - Interdisciplinary Research Project,

“Playing with Virtual Realities” is an interdisciplinary research project, which brings together dancers and scholars in computer science, linguistic, VR experience design, performance philosophy, and choreography, into staging together dancing in VR technology. The project’s objective is to facilitate embodied understanding on how perception and practices are reshaped in the navigation between digital environments and analogue reality. ‘Playing’ became the main methodological approach for sharing our knowledge-systems, while bringing them into a mutual Practice-as-Research.

Project’s director and choreographer:
Einav Katan-Schmid
Nitsan Margaliot, Lisanne Goodhue
Creative team:
Sabiha Ghellal, Ramona Mosse, Christian Stein, Thomas Lilge
Technical support and VR operators:
Meik Ramey, Norbert Schröck
Child performer:
Aurica Mosse
Light design:
Asier Solana, Einav Katan-Schmid
Alexander Katan-Schmid, Claudia Lamas Cornejo, Harumi Terayama, Jubal Battisti, Thomas Kowalski
Harumi Terayama

Step Into This Room and Dance for Me
Nine Inch Nails
06 Ghosts I
14 Ghosts II
James Marvel
Way of the Warrior (feat. MC Mota)
Berliner Philharmoniker & Karl Böhm,
Richard Strauss; Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30:
Prelude (Sonnenaufgang)
Nitsan Margaliot
When I was a Virgin

VR technology and applications used:
HTC VIVE, HTC Corporation
Lone Echo, Oculus Rift
Masterpiece VR, Oculus Rift
Space Pirate Trainer, I-Illusions
TiltBrush, Google VR

Playing with Virtual Realities has been realized by as part of Image Knowledge Gestaltung, Cluster of Excellence of Humboldt-University of Berlin, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The project has been realized in collaboration with Institute for Games, Hochschule der Medien (HdM) Stuttgart, and with the Department of Theatre and Performance Studies, Free University of Berlin.

The premiere and the symposium of Playing with Virtual Realities took place at DOCK 11 Berlin, between 25-28.1.18.

In association with The International Network of Performance Philosophy

Claudia Lamas Cornejo, Amaya Steinhilber, Matthäus Oelschläger, Harumi Terayama, Jubal Battisti, Alexander Katan-Schmid, Aurica Mosse, Melissa Blanco Borelli, Friedrich Kirschner, Ruthie Abeliovich, Janice Ross, Wolfgang Schäffner, Scott DeLahunta, Thorsten S. Wiedemann, Sara Lisa Vogl, Alice Lagaay, Stephanie Amurao, Thomas Kowalski, J.Schulze & team CMS HU-Berlin.
We are grateful for the help of Mo.Ré; a collective for movement research.

This film is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original creators and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made.

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