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Online Course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – August 28, 2020

Opportunity: Online course “Performance Art Archives and Documentation
Where: online
When: Sept 1-22, 2020, Tuesdays 6-8pm CET
Deadline: August 28, 2020
Online Application: yes
Fee to Participate or Apply: EUR 175

Description Of Opportunity:

This online course examines how the time-and site-specific experience of performance art is translated into physical material with sustainability. It investigates into the relation of physical remains to ephemeral artistic practice, their meaning for the inscription into history, and ways of use for artists, scholars, and curators.

The course will present various theories related to the concept of the archive, modes of documentation ranging from traditional to contemporary, as well as examples of use of archival material in artistic and exhibition practice. Students will consider how documenting strategies are changing in relation to new technologies and media and what the implications are for the concept of the “archive”. For more info please visit our website at:

How To Apply:

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