Performance is a leading field ion art that permits the expression of artistic ideas and messages in a living manner, through the body,action, and the use of various unusual materials and props. Aims: experience in artistic creation without the barrier of external objects: the artist as artistic creation; art-life relations; testing the borders of art; time as a creative dimension. Description: guided practical work and exposure to documentary andtheoretical material on performance art and its history. During theworkshop the participants will work on independent exercises aroundwhich group discussions will be held in order to develop experience,expressive ability, formulation, and critical tools. The exercises will bebased on examining different aspects of the Performance, discoveringthe personal materials of each of the participants and developing apersonal language. In addition, within the framework of the workshop there are classes in performance technique, skill, and theory. List of example topics: body, space, action, costume, light, text, sound,time, rhythm, ritual, and various genres. In addition Within the framework of the workshop master classes willbe held with visiting performance artists. Each participant is responsible for the props needed for his/her work.
Performance Art Platform will provide technical equipment (basic lighting, sound, video, etc.) for the participants.Workshop graduates will be able to submit candidateship for Ensemble 209 (interdisciplinary creators group working at Performance Art Platform). Workshop participants are given a discount on all Performance Art Platform activities, workshops, and performances.