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In Performance: “Expanded Performance” at Stroom (The Hague, Netherlands)

Expanded Performance 30 September–16 December 2012 Stroom Hogewal 1-9, The Hague (Netherlands) For a period of three months this fall the program of Stroom Den Haag will be dedicated to performance art, in the broadest sense of the word. We will explore the practice of ‘expanded’ performance, breaking through the boundaries of the exhibition space and actively engaging the audience. Exploring the practice of ‘expanded’ performance, this program questions the role of the exhibition space and actively engages the audience. Expanded Performance presents art works that evolve or change from week to week through activities and visitor participation rather than an exhibition in its finished form. Follow the development of the project on www.stroom.nl and via the expanded-...

Featured: Photographs of a Dance Movement – Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Salzburg, Austria)

Photographs of a Dance Movement Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria 27.7. -11.11.2012   The American Merce Cunningham (1919-2009), one of the most significant and influential choreographers of the 20th century, and his artistic work revolutionized the dance and theater world. Considered one of the best dancers at his time, he received numerous awards and honors for his stunning movement vocabulary. Cunningham’s innovative approach  through his  interdisciplinary collaborations with musicians and visual artist, like his life partner John Cage, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, David Tudor, Christian Wolff among others, had a tremendous impact on Performance and Theater. He created more than 200 dance pieces performed by the New York City Ballet, American Ballet, Rambert Dance C...