Moving Bodies Butoh & Live Art Festival 2015: Dublin and Torino 15 artists in two cities!

Curatorial notes and programmes for Dublin 27-30 May and 15-20 June/Giugno Torino La nota curatoriale ed il programma sono scritti in italiano a seguito di quella scritta in inglese 2015 theme is “receptacle” The theme/concept of “receptacle”. There are quite a few interpretations and meanings to it, mostly it indicates a “container of different entities”, the capacity to “hold”, “absorb”, “retain”; in Botany, a receptacle … Continue reading Moving Bodies Butoh & Live Art Festival 2015: Dublin and Torino 15 artists in two cities!

Fergus Byrne

Fergus Byrne will present his work at Moving Bodies Festival both in Dublin and in Torino. Artist’s Statement MART Gallery Fergus Byrne is a multidisciplinary artist working in performance, sculpture, drawing, writing and event curation. He is based in Dublin, Ireland. Underpinning all the performance work is a visual art practice in which the observation of the figure is fundamental. He tests the materiality of … Continue reading Fergus Byrne

Moving Bodies Festival 2015 – Artists and Workshops Mart Gallery

Moving Bodies Festival will be in MART Gallery – Rathmines, Dublin. http://www.mart.ie/ Artists: Artists: Yumiko Yoshioka (Japan/Berlin, Germany) Ken Mai (Helsinki, Finland) Natsuko Kono (Japan/Europe) Fergus Byrne (Dublin, Ireland) Rachel Sweeney (UK Ireland) Deirdre Murphy (Ireland) Eleanor Lawler (Ireland) Antje O’Toole (Ireland) Choko-thursday butoh group: Michela Orlandi (Italy Ireland), Adrienne Wilson (Ireland), Trevor McCann (Ireland), Edegar Starke (Brazil Ireland), Jessica Cotte (UK Ireland), Hiroyuki Kawamichi (Ireland Japan), Jack Beglin ( … Continue reading Moving Bodies Festival 2015 – Artists and Workshops Mart Gallery

MOVING BODIES FESTIVAL – BUTOH AND LIVE ART ESPACE TEATRO – TORINO 15-20 Giugno 2015

Moving Bodies 2015 “Receptacle/Recipiente Quest’anno il festival vuole dare spazio al Butoh ed alla Performance Art. L’urgenza artistica di questa seconda edizione sta nell’affiancare altre arti performative alla filosofia del Butoh per creare un dialogo attraverso la contaminazione e il ritrovarsi in uno spazio che parla di trasmutazioni e nuove contaminazioni al fine di continuare tradizioni e dialoghi in modo tangibile in una realtà sempre … Continue reading MOVING BODIES FESTIVAL – BUTOH AND LIVE ART ESPACE TEATRO – TORINO 15-20 Giugno 2015