Performance
A performance, in performing arts, generally comprises an event in which a performer or group of performers behave in a particular way for another group of people, the audience. Choral music and balle...
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Hydro sapiens
Hydro Sapiens is an art performance performed by The Lunatics from The Netherlands. It premiered in Singapore at Bedok Reservoir on 20 June 2008. It was the official closing performance for the Singa...
How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare
How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare (German: ''wie man dem toten Hasen die Bilder erklärt'') was a performance piece enacted by the German artist Joseph Beuys on 26 November 1965 at the Galerie...
Seedbed (performance piece)
Seedbed is a performance piece first performed by Vito Acconci on 15–29 January 1972 at Sonnabend Gallery in New York.In the piece, there is a low wooden ramp merging with the floor. The ramp extends ...
Body Pressure
Body Pressure is a 1974 performance piece by American artist Bruce Nauman. The performer is instructed to press himself against a pane of glass in various positions; Nauman says that it "may become a ...
TASK party
The TASK parties are a series of improvisational events in cities throughout the world organized by New York-based artist Oliver Herring.Herring held the first event in London in 2002. Subsequent eve...
Marionette (show)
Marionette is a 90-minutes non-verbal breakdancing performance, created and performed by a South Korean breakdancing group Expression. The name Marionette comes from the French word marionette, a type...
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Id identity of the soul
id - Identity of the Soul is a work of performance art produced by Martine Rød and directed by Thomas Hoegh. The first version of this work, Terje, was performed in Yokohama, Japan in 2006 with Paal R...
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Exploding Plastic Inevitable
The Exploding Plastic Inevitable, sometimes simply called Plastic Inevitable or EPI, was a series of multimedia events organized by Andy Warhol between 1966 and 1967, featuring musical performances by...
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Emergency Room (art)
Emergency Room is an art exhibition format devised by Thierry Geoffroy for artists with desire to engage quickly in the current debate. Artists are invited to contribute with art works that are produc...
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Zone de Sensibilité Picturale Immatérielle
Zone de Sensibilité Picturale Immatérielle (Zone of immaterial pictorial sensibility) is an artist's book and performance by the French artist Yves Klein. The work involved the sale of documentation o...
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La Princesse
La Princesse is a 15-metre (50-foot) mechanical spider designed and operated by French performance art company La Machine. The spider was showcased in Liverpool, England, as part of the 2008 European ...
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Madwoman: A Contemporary Opera
Madwoman: A Contemporary Opera (also known as Madwoman) is an opera - performance art work created by the American performance artist and composer Mem Nahadr (also known as M). It depicts a series of ...
Madwoman: A Contemporary Opera - Wikipedia
Smoking concert
Smoking concerts were live performances, usually of music, before an audience of men only; popular during the Victorian era. These social occasions were instrumental in introducing new musical forms ...
Seven Easy Pieces
Seven Easy Pieces was a series of performances given by artist Marina Abramović in New York City at the Guggenheim Museum in November 2005.Although the performance art world traditionally frowns on re...
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The School of Panamerican Unrest
The School of Panamerican Unrest (La Escuela Panamericana del Desasosiego) is a conceptual art project led by Mexican artist Pablo Helguera. The project involves a series of performances, discussions ...
One & Other
1 (one; /ˈwʌn/ or /ˈwɒn/, also called "unit", "unity", and "(multiplicative) identity") is a number, a numeral, and the name of the glyph representing that number. It represents a single entity, the ...
The Bristol Art Library
The Bristol Art Library (TBAL) is an art performance project created in 1998 by British artist Annabel Other. It consists of handmade books in a library the size of a suitcase.
The project was dev...
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Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore!
Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore! (or B!D!F!W!) is an internationally-toured show by performer Penny Arcade. Like many of her shows, it combines erotic dancing, improvisation, comedy, audience participation...
Fuck for the heir Puppy Bear!
Fuck for the heir Puppy Bear! is an action play, it staged by Russian performance group Voina at the Timiryazev State Biological Museum in Moscow, in February 2008.
As a prelude to the event, on F...
Playing for Change
Playing for Change is a multimedia music project, created by the American producer and sound engineer Mark Johnson with his Timeless Media Group, that seeks to inspire, connect, and bring peace to the...