What Is Performance Art?
- PUBLISHED: December 2018
- SUBJECT LISTING: Art History / Australian and Oceanic Art
- BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: 432 Pages, 6.75 x 9.75 in, 130 illus.
- ISBN: 9780909952938
- Publisher: Power Publications, Sydney
This new volume looks at the rich history of performance art in Australia through a multitude of perspectives. With this collection's thirty-nine contributions by scholars, curators, and artists covering more than three decades of practice, readers will enjoy both a comprehensive overview of the Australian performance art landscape and a rich trove of personal reflections from some of its pioneers and main proponents.
Scholars: Heather Barker; Charles Green; Brad Buckley; Laini Burton; Rex Butler; John Conomos; Adam Geczy; Mimi Kelly; Anne Marsh; Ian McLean; Sarah Miller; Robert Nelson; Edward Scheer
Curators: Ineke Dane; Janelle Evans; Blair French; Mary Knights; Hannah Mathews; Maurice O’Riordan
Artists: Denis Beaubois; Tess de Quincey; Blak Douglas; Bonita Ely; Deej Fabyc; Michael Goldberg; Agatha Gothe-Snape; Tim Johnson; Peter Kennedy; Sean Lowry; Paul Mumme; S. J. Norman; Jill Orr; Mike Parr; Julie Rrap; Mark Shorter; Jason Sweeney; Ilmar Taimre; Julie Vulcan