PERFORMING THE CITY:  AN URBAN PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP

Belfast, August 25-27 2008

G. Douglas Barrett, Francesco Gagliardi

A series of participatory performance programmes engaging the city as site and/or subject.  Presented as part of ICMC “ROOTS/ROUTES”, Belfast, August 24-29 2008.


Works by Ablinger, Barrett, Gagliardi, Lucier, Neuhaus, Ono, So

Monday, August 25, 2008

Mark So - rocks like us (the way back) (2008) - photo
G. Douglas Barrett - A Few Silence (Belfast, August 25, 2008, 3:30PM) (2007) - photo 1,2,3,4
Max Neuhaus - Listen (1966/76) - photo 1,2,3

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Francesco Gagliardi - Alternative Piece, Belfast 2008 (2008) - photo 1,2,3
Peter Ablinger - WEISS / WEISSLICH 36, Kopfhörer (1999) - photo 1,2,3
Alvin Lucier - (Belfast) Memory Space (1970) - photo 1,2,3,4

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

For this programme we will execute a performance in the spirit of a Situationist Dérive.

 [see: Debord's Theory of the Dérive.]

Along with: Yoko Ono - Map Piece.

 

 


Programmes will take place around the city of Belfast. Participants will meet at 3PM in the Peter Froggatt Centre Foyer in the School of Music, Queen's University, on August 25, 26, and 27.  Each programme should last approximately one hour.

Collected documentation from the performances was presented on August 28 at 3:15 PM in the Peter Froggatt Centre as part of Demo Session 3.

Sonic Arts Research Centre
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast BT7 1NN
Northern Ireland
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