Lectures

Instructions for Use: an internal survey of 40 years of improvisational dance, with Lisa Nelson, Jan.14

Instructions for Use: an internal survey of 40 years of improvisational dance, with Lisa Nelson, Jan.14

 

Choreographer, performer, videographer, and coeditor of Contact Quarterly dance and improvisation journal, Lisa Nelson will talk about how her personal history in dance evolves from a need to learn how to see. During this talk, she will show excerpts of videos of her work and collaborations with various artists.

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Conversation with Wen Hui, Nov. 23

Conversation with Wen Hui, Nov. 23

On November the 23rd Wen Hui will meet with our current cohort of students to present and talk about her work. Would you like to participate, please let us know at j.dasilva@artez.nl

Living Dance Studio/Wen Hui

Mixture of Chinese texts, films and dance

Through a mixture of dance, texts and film material Living Dance Studio tries to give us an idea of life in contemporary China and China in the past.

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Georges Bataille // Walking the Limit, with Laurens ten Kate, Nov.12

Georges Bataille // Walking the Limit, with Laurens ten Kate, Nov.12

Was Georges Bataille (1897-1962) a hero of transgression? There is quite a persistent tendency in the last decades to describe Bataille’s work and his life as one of the key examples of the strive for a certain relentless liberation and excess typical of 20th century culture and politics.

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Emiliy Roysdon, 'Untitled' (from Sense to Sense). Installation View /  Documentation
by Morris Lum. Photo from http://gallerytpw.ca/exhibitions/socialchoreography/

Composition // Aesthetics and Social Experience, Erasmus Intensive Helsinki Oct 28-Nov. 10

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Focusing in a specific area of composition and investigating the role of the artist in society, the Erasmus Intensive (IP) 2012 carries the subheading ‘Composition: Aesthetics and Social Experience’. It builds on the partner experience and outcomes of the ‘Practicing Composition: Making Practice’ (IP 2011) and continues to provide a framework for the interactive sharing, discussion and analysis of dramaturgical, compositional and choreographic approaches to the making and composition of physically-based performance that are currently in use in a number of practice-led graduate dance and choreographic programmes and in the professional field in Europe.

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Redance Project // Oct. 15-19

Redance Project // Oct. 15-19

reDANCE Residency @ ArtEZ, October 15-19, 2012

“reDANCE is a conceptual platform for performances, workshops and conversations organized by Sara Wookey and produced by Wookey Works Studio. reDANCE focuses on the art of choreography and body-to-body transfer of dance as a fine art and a form of knowledge.

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The Conscious Body //an interdisciplinary dialogue, Oct. 5-7

The conscious body: an interdisciplinary dialogue. Paris 8, 5-7 October 2012

Emilie Gallier and Konstantina Georgelou will be participating in this very exciting and timely event. For information about the event and the abstracts of Emilie’s and Konstantina’s contribution please refer to this website.

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