Performance - Extra Muros - Meeting at Ancienne Gare
An investigation takes place on stage. The subject is called ‘Damir Todorović’, born in Vršac, Serbia. Damir wants to confront his past, hooked up to a lie detector machine. Did certain things really happen, or are they just the product of his imagination? More informations.
Eight hundred kilometers upstream from Kinshasa, the Institute for Human Activities mobilizes the modalities of art production and launches a five year Gentrification Program. The program investigates the gap that arises in the transfer from critical art from the locus of its production to the zones of reception – usually museums or biennales, not a bamboo settlement in Congo. Lecture from Renzo Martens followed by a discussion. More informations.
In Kein Applaus für Scheiße Florentina Holzinger and Vincent Riebeek are flirting with the limits of everything that is possible on stage, refering to the canon of 1970s perfor- mance art. The result is a surprising portrait of contemporary pop culture’s rich tapestry: an intangible mixture of dance, trashy pop, theatre, roller skating interludes, acrobatics and performance. More Informations.