Accessing Performance

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 10:00 to 21:00
Research Pavilion
Seminar, Workshop, Performances
Free entry
May 17-18, 2017

A workshop, a seminar, performances and screenings addressing accessibility and performance, performing materiality past and present, as well as technology and mediation of performance. Organised by the Academy of Finland funded research project “How to do things with performance?" with Tero Nauha, Pilvi Porkola, Hanna Järvinen, and Annette Arlander.

Wed 17.5.2017

10-12 Open Workshop
Two presenters, Hanna Järvinen and Pilvi Porkola, who have prepared explorative tasks for the participants, lead the workshop. At the beginning of the workshop, the presenters frame their explorative tasks. Participants then explore the task and write something about what they explored in a manner outlined by the leader of that workshop. After both tasks have been concluded, those who so desire can share what they wrote, but this is not obligatory.

14-16 Seminar, part 1
Annette Arlander: How to do things with performance?
Hanna Järvinen: From Document to Performance to Document to Performance to -- What?
Tero Nauha: Superposition of performance?
Pilvi Porkola: The Library Essays - between different spaces Discussion

18-21 Performances and screenings
Tero Nauha: A thought of performance?
Pilvi Porkola: Fragments of Library Essays
Annette Arlander: Animal Years I (2003-2009)

Thu 18.5.2017

10-12 Open Workshop
Two presenters, Annette Arlander and Tero Nauha, who have prepared explorative tasks for the participants, lead the workshop. At the beginning of the workshop, the presenters frame their explorative tasks. Participants then explore the task and write something about what they explored in a manner outlined by the leader of that workshop. After both tasks have been concluded, those who so desire can share what they wrote, but this is not obligatory.

14-16 Seminar, part 2
Annette Arlander: How to do things with documentation?
Hanna Järvinen: From Document to Performance to Document to Performance to -- What? (a re-performance of yesterday’s performance)
Tero Nauha: Performance thinking.
Pilvi Porkola: Presentation of the online magazine ICE HOLE – Live Art Journal
Discussion

18-21 Performances and screenings
Tero Nauha: A thought of performance?
Pilvi Porkola: Fragments of Library Essays
Annette Arlander: Animal Years II (2010-2014)