Opportunities: Online Course “Performing the Memory” (online) Deadline – October 2nd, 2020

This practice-based online course focuses on the concept of memory as immediate inspiration and tool for creating performance art. Through joint analysis of historic and contemporary examples by artists such as Franko B., La Pocha Nostra, Kimsooja, Preach R Sun, Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow, or Miao Jiaxin, participants will approach different forms of memory such as personal vs. collective, and the discourses connected with them: from emotion such as love and loss, to issues of identity, gender, and race, or experiences of migration, displacement, and diaspora.

Opportunities: Online Course “Performing for the Camera” (online) Deadline – October 2nd, 2020

"Performance for Camera" course is designed to support the creative and intellectual growth of students. We will examine works by cutting-edge artists and consider the conceptual and technical aspects of new media and performance artwork.

In Performance: Continuum Live Art Series, AvantGarden (Houston, TX, USA) NSFW

Continuum Live Art Series will take place at AvantGarden from November 2012 to April 2013. The series will include evenings of performance events and evenings of workshops. The first workshop will be Sunday, November 5 at 8pm. The opening night of performances will be on Friday, November 30 beginning at 7:30pm. This is Continuum’s first artist residency. For the November 30 opening night event, there will be performances by Black Magic Marker, Koomah, Jonatan Lopez , Chus Martinez, Evan McCarley, Tina McPherson, Jessica Mendez, Zubi Puente, Raindawg, Hilary Scullane, Militia “Malice” Tiamat, Y.E. Torres, Unna Bettie, Julia Wallace, Jana Whatley and more. Through the Continuum Live Art Series, the group plans to continue their goal of encouraging local emerging performance artists by provid...