Lectures And Presentations


Master Class With Tamar Raban



The following options are available for meetings with the artist Tamar Raban

at the Performance Art Platform at the new Tel Aviv central bus station.

Every meeting includes a short discussion with the students, 
and the opportunity to ask questions and respond. 
The duration of each meeting is approximately 1 ½ hours. 
A combined programme can be held over two meetings.

1. Sources of Performance Art in the 20th Century : 
   A survey using slides and video clips of performances and 
   interdisciplinary works that broke with tradition and carved the 
   way for art on the 20th century. 
   The survey is not chronological, but outlines subjects in art 
   such as body, sound, audience, surroundings, and action. 
   This survey covers artistic movements and trends such as 
   Dada, Futurism, Bauhaus, Surrealism, happenings, Fluxus, 
   Conceptual art, post-modernism; and artists such as Marcel 
   Duchamp, John Cage, Laurie Anderson, Dennis Oppenheim,

   Vitto Acconci, Cindy Sherman, Marina Abramowitz, Joseph Beuys,

   and others.

2. Selected Works by the Artist : A presentation of the performance

    art of Tamar Raban via slides and video documentation.

3. Short Performance : by Tamar Raban and/or ShaharMarcus, member

   of Ensemble 209 with explanations, discussion, and conversation.

Performance Art Platform