3 year funded PAR PhD, Dance and computer science : Gestures as frequencies: somatics and creative coding

 3 year funded PAR PhD, Dance and computer science : Gestures as frequencies: somatics and creative coding The PERFORMANCE LABORATORY @ UGA brings together performing arts, geography-urban studies and computer science communities to produce innovative performance as research PAR. This new interdisciplinary community of 41 academics will allow the development of cutting edge art research, digital documentation, performance literacy…

Call for Contributions – Slowing and stilling: foregrounding process in performance practices

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in partnership with Birmingham International Dance Festival Slowing and stilling: foregrounding process in performance practices   June 11th-12th 2018, Birmingham City University   We come together to consider the ways in which practice and process can be honoured in a time short product obsessed culture. From delicate acts, to ferocious interventions. Drawing on Slow…

Laban Guild Annual Conference

Laban Guild Annual Conference Date/Time Date(s) – 29/04/2018 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Location The Place Laban Guild Annual Conference Laban Lecture to be given by Alison Curtis-Jones: Re-imagining Laban: Traditions and Inventions. Re-staging as creative contemporary practice Workshops led by Alison and Adrian Look In honour of Geraldine Stephenson, an evening performance by Summit Dance…

 Journal of Performance and Mindfulness

the inaugural issue of the Journal of Performance and Mindfulness is available online at: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/journal/pam/ The first issue contains: Deborah Middleton, Franc Chamberlain, Daniel Plá Letter from the Editors Deborah Middleton Mapping Mindfulness-Based Performance Cassiano Sydow Quillici Proposals for a Dialogue between Performative Arts and Contemplative Traditions Candice Salyers Three Insights from Six Reasons: Reflections on a…

9th international interdisciplinary symposium “Education, Research, Creation”

The Ovidius University of Constanţa is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 9th international interdisciplinary symposium “Education, Research, Creation” to be held at the Faculty of Arts, from 29-31 May, 2018. Symposium topics: • Musicology, Composition, Education in music, Ethnomusicology and ethnology, Music Therapy, Stylistic interpretation in music. • Theater and performing arts, Film, Media.…

Issue of Performance Paradigm, focusing on “Performance, Choreography and the Gallery,”

This issue of Performance Paradigm, focusing on “Performance, Choreography and the Gallery,” takes the 2016 Biennale of Sydney (BoS20) as a starting point. The Biennale featured scores of performances that ranged across of a variety of genres (one-to-one, live art, theatre, dance, opera, installations, walks, talks, and tours) and a variety of sites (libraries, galleries, post-industrial halls, inner city streets, and harbour islands). The Biennale’s artistic director Stephanie…

Intellect announce new issue of Virtual Creativity

Intellect is delighted to announce that the new issue of Virtual Creativity is now available. This special issue of VCR gathers articles, art projects and visual essays, presented at ISEA2017 held in Manizales, Columbia, between 11 and 18 June 2017. Articles within this issue include (partial list): On space curves as a substrate for audio-visual…