Author: Chad Dembski (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)

Best of 2012

1. These Associations [Tate modern/London, UK/Tino Seghal + many performers] An astounding live performance of a large group of strangers (friends probably by the time it was completed in October) who travel together in turbine Hall of the Tate Modern. They swarm, walk slowly, look around, tell personal stories, sing a gorgeous choral piece while all the lights go out and blend into the audience. ...

First Person: Tino Seghal’s These associations At The Tate Modern (UK)

Expectation was a curiosity as I read a few reviews but seen none of the video’s or photo’s related to the latest Turbine Hall commision by Tino Seghal. All of the video’s and photo’s posted are all by audience members as Tino refuses to let any photo’s, video or documentation at all be professionally released for profit. Still I had experienced some previous works of...

Opportunities: Open Call for OFFTA Festival 2013 (Montreal, QC, Canada )

This is an open call looking for performance projects in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  The festival just finished up it’s 6th edition and is often considered an extremely well curated and exciting festival.  It runs concurrently with the Festival Trans Ameriques which is larger but does not have an open call and often programs established material from anyway other then Quebec. CALL FOR PROJECT...