Curatorial Projects, Programme Partnerships and Screening Programmes: 2016
LADA works on its own curatorial projects, on programming partnerships with other organisations, and curates screening programmes for a range of events and festivals.
Please contact LADA if you would like to discuss a programme partnership or hosting a screening programme.
2016 curatorial projects:
LADA’s curatorial projects vary in scale and theme and are approached as strategic interventions to raise the profile of Live Art within a diversity of contexts and its role in exploring a range of political, social and cultural issues.
RRR is an ongoing series mapping underrepresented artists, practices and histories.
Four week-long artist residencies in the Wellcome Collection’s Reading Room, London.
An artwork by Sibylle Peters, exploring the potential of Live Art to bridge generations. Play-Ins took place throughout the UK.
A new, online Study Room Guide on Performance in the UK in the 1970s.
2016 programme partnerships:
LADA’s programme partnerships vary in scale and theme and are approached as opportunities to develop new contexts, discourses, and audiences for Live Art.
A transnational partnership on collaborative arts, including workshops, residencies and commissions.
Placing women at the centre of discussions and debates about walking and art.
An international festival of Live Art, Activism and Performance hosted in Ipswich.
The fourth iteration of international arts festival curated by Kontejner, Croatia
2016 screening programmes:
LADA curates screening programmes for a range of events and festivals in the UK and internationally. Drawing on materials from LADA’s Study Room, screening programmes are developed in dialogue with project partners and are either themed around specific issues, such as the performance of gender (Girls on Film), pain and performance (Ouch), the body in performance (Bodily Functions), or focus on Live Art histories and representations of the diversity of Live Art practices and approaches in the UK (Live Art &…).
'Ouch’: documentation and artists’ films looking at pain and performance.
A presentation of short films on the performance of identity.
Documentation and artists’ films looking at pain and performance.