Performance Art East, Northeast, West

Performance Art East, Northeast, West

The conference will feature a roster of researchers who specialise in the performance art, as well as performances by artists from Eastern Europe.

Performance Art East, Northeast, West, October 30-31, 2015, University of Aberdeen

Public conference with talks and artistic performances.

"Performance Art East, Northeast, West" will explore the development of performance art in Eastern Europe, North America, and the Northeast of Scotland, highlighting connections between artists that occurred along the way. The conference will feature a roster of researchers who specialise in the performance art, as well as performances by artists from Eastern Europe.

Friday, October 30, 2015
Linklater Rooms, King’s college

9:00 Arrival/coffee

9:30-9:45 Amy Bryzgel: Welcome

9:45-10:05 Luchezar Boyadjiev, Video screening: Deep Europe Visa Department

10:05-11:00 Luchezar Boyadjiev, Talk: “The Appeal of the Performative Lecture, Photograph and Installation”

11:00-11:30 coffee break

11:30-12:30 Branko Milisković [Бранко Милисковић], Performance: The Speech

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:30 Catherine Spencer, Talk: “Politics,Pedagogy and International Exchange: Allan Kaprow in Europe”

Saturday, October 31, 2015
Craig Suite, 7th Floor, Sir Duncan Rice Library

9:00 Arrival/coffee

9:30-10:30 Jana Písaříková, Talk: “Art is Here”

10:45-11:45 Božidar Jurjević, Performance: Art

11:45-12:30 Lunch

12:30-2:30 Round Table Discussion: What is Performance? Performance Art Viewed Though Theatre, Visual Arts, Dance and Literature

2:30 Amy Bryzgel: Closing Statements

It is free and open to the public, but registration is essential. Book your place here: 
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/performance-art-east-northeast-west-tickets-18422205312

More information on the conference is available on the conference website: https://performancenortheastwest.wordpress.com

Contact:
Dr. Amy Bryzgel
a.bryzgel@abdn.ac.uk
Tel: 01224 272 852

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