30 Apr 2010

INTERVIEW # 6 - FRANCESCO VENTRELLA / april 30th 8.30pm live broadcast on www.performanceseason.com

FRIDAY - APRIL 30th 2010.......................
8.30 PM (GMT + 1)...................................
LIVE BROADCAST ON HTTP://WWW.PERFORMANCESEASON.COM/..

INTERVIEW # 6.........................................
FRANCESCO VENTRELLA.............................
CATEGORY: GENDER PERFORMANCE...............



francesco ventrella is an art historian and independent curator
he is teaching assistant of art history and cultural analysis at the university of leeds (uk) - where he is completing a Ph.D titled 'the body of art history: writing - embodiment - and the connoisseurial imagination'
he has written for 'neromagazine' and 'fash art' - before becoming editor of the academic journal of cultural studies and critical theory 'parallax'
in collaboration with 1:1projects (rome) he designed and curated the performance festival 'no entertainment at all' (2006-2007) and - with cecilia canziani - he directed the workshop 'independence!' (2008)
interviews: live interviews in which curators and artists use the performance season tv channel to experiment their point of view on web performance through the web
during the festival interviews will join the OLP (on-line performance) - the forum and the archive as a mean of deepening and research on performance art
the interview starts from ten questions - their goal is to develop the debate on OLP and performance categories thrown in this festival edition: random performance - theater performance - gender performance and reenactment performance
this 'solo show' will be totally independent in the choice of questions and in the methods of transmission - recorded video will become part of the performance season archive and you can watch them later

performance season/ performance-art didactic festival is a project by the grossi maglioni magic duo in collaboration with vision forum and ksm linköpings universitet - sweden
the festival promotes historical/critical/ methodological research on performance art and the exploration and development of OLP (on-line performances)
performance season will be available on-line - making it possible to participate in the performance program and all festival activities
the program includes performances and curator interviews in streaming - an on-line archive - participating artists’ presentations and discussion forums on performance art themes
curators - artists and users can use the festival web channel for debates and for deepen their thought about on-line performance

No comments:

Post a Comment