LIVE Biennial of Performance Art 2005

LIVE Biennial of Performance Art 2005 Promotion and Publicity
Date:
2005-10-15-2005-11-26
Description:
This collection contains objects of general relevance to the LIVE Biennial of Performance Art 2005, including promotional materials, listings, and articles.
Hans Winkler 'Nova Library'
Date:
2005-10-17-2005-11-26
Genre:
community art
Description:
Named after William Burroughs' novel, Nova Express, the Nova Library attempts to share the creative process with the community and represent the spirit, ideas, and creativity of current and former drug users in the Downtown Eastside. Working with a number of organizations to collect title...
Judy Radul and Geoffrey Farmer 'Set: Room 302'
Date:
2005-10-22-2005-11-26
Genre:
art exhibitions
Description:
Judy Radul and Geoffrey Farmer's collaborative work resulting from their excursions to Vancouver courtrooms. The artists examined the "cultural performance" that takes place within the court of law, a fertile 'stage' because the court (like the theatre with which it has...
Pam Hall and Margaret Dragu, 'Marginalia'
Date:
2005-11-03
Genre:
performance art
Description:
Marginalia is a performance and installation work by Dragu and Hall that began in February-March of 2004 during their Vasistas' residency at Theatre La Chapelle in Montreal. Since then they have been extremely busy exchanging email/snail mail correspondence, collecting video imagery, writing...
Nihilist Spasm Band
Date:
2005-10-18
Genre:
music
Description:
Nihilist Spasm Band has performed with various lineups since their formation in London, Ontario in 1965. Known internationally for their home-made instruments and unconventional approaches to tuning, tempo, and time signature, the Nihilist Spasm Band are considered one of the first noise bands and...
Astrid Hadad y Los Tarzanes
Date:
2005-10-22
Contributors:
Astrid Hadad (peformer), Los Tarzanes (performer)
Genre:
performance art
Description:
Cabaret diva-comedienne and performance artist, Astrid Hadad, already a legend in her native Mexico City and across the world, is known for her ravishing voice and outrageous stage presence. Astrid's show is a fusion of song, theatre and cabaret with gorgeous music from her band "Los...
The Al Neil Project
Date:
2005-10-15-2005-11-25
Genre:
performance art
Description:
In conjunction with the LIVE Biennial of Performance Art 2005, The Al Neil Project presented 4 evenings of interdisciplinary work by, and inspired by, Vancouver innovator Al Neil, a seminal force in the multi-disciplinary practices that have flourished on the West Coast. Al Neil's career as a...