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Art Performance and Conceptual

Photos of Ever After Exhibition Closing @ Chapel of the Chimes

In early October, I wrote a Shotgun Review for Art Practical on the opening of the Ever After exhibition at the Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland. Over the weekend, I attended the closing exhibition, which included some wonderful performance pieces. Admittedly, I’m not the biggest fan of performance art but when it’s done well, […]

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Art Culture Criticism Observations Performance and Conceptual Photography

Walking through the NYC Metro ~ The Fulton Street Station

In Imponderabilia (1977, reenacted in 2010) two performers, both completely nude, stand in a doorway. The public must squeeze between them in order to pass, and in doing so choose which one of them to face. ~ Source: Wikipedia page for Marina Abramovic Walking through the William and Fulton Street Stop in the NYC metro reminded me […]

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Conceptual Performance and Conceptual Photography

Photos from The People – SF @ Z Space

   

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Art and Technology Culture Criticism Performance and Conceptual Social Networking Theory

[Virtual] Relational Aesthetics

The days of happenings and Fluxus signaled a pivotal transition and a prophetic glimpse into Post (Post) Modern art. Such progression into participant based art within art history entailed the coining of Relational Aesthetics. The times when artists sat around and drank beer ushered its way into the cannon of conceptual fine art. Also known as relational art, relational […]

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Art Art Theory and Movements Conceptual Performance and Conceptual

Micromanagement Deadline scheduled for 30-Jul-2011

If you’re a performance and/or sound artist, please download the PDF of the Micromanagement Deadline Memo here.

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Art Art Vocabulary Conceptual Performance and Conceptual Social Networking

US Show at Fivepoints Arthouse

Basically, relational aesthetics is when someone with an MFA wants to meet new people but because they spent all that time pursuing an MFA, they don’t know how to talk to people normally and they got really poor social skills. Umm, and they can’t find no other way to meet new people other than forcing […]