Site Specific Art
Performance, Place, and Documentation
By (author) Nick Kaye
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Site Specific Art by Nick Kaye
Book DescriptionSite-Specific Art charts the development of an experimental art form in an experimental way. Nick Kaye traces the fascinating historical antecedents of today's installation and performance art, while also assembling a unique documentation of contemporary practice around the world. The book is divided into individual analyses of the themes of space, materials, site, and frames. These are interspersed by specially commissioned documentary artwork from some of the world's foremost practitioners and artists working today. This interweaving of critique and creativity has never been achieved on this scale before. Site-Specific Art investigates the relationship of architectural theory to an understanding of contemporary site related art and performance, and rigorously questions how such works can be documented. The artistic processes involved are demonstrated through entirely new primary articles from: * Meredith Monk * Station House Opera * Brith Gof * Forced Entertainment. This volume is an astonishing contribution to debates around experimental cross-arts practice.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415185592
(246mm x 174mm x 19mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Jun-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Nick Kaye
Denis Oppenheim, Hardback (November 2016)
Dennis Oppenheim was a pioneer in the fields of earthworks, conceptual art, body art, and performance. This title follows the studio practice, public performance works, and gallery and museum shows that took place between 1969-1973 in which documentation of conceptual performance works in slide, film, video, and photographic form were exhibited.
Performing Presence, Hardback (May 2011)» View all books by Nick Kaye
*Performing Presence: Between the Live and the Simulated* proposes that the advent of new media forms, and the increasing integration of contemporary performance and media has generated new engagements, practices and understandings of presence.
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Author Biography - Nick Kaye
Nick Kaye is Professor and Chair of Drama at the University of Manchester. His publications include Postmodernism and Performance (1994) and Art into Theatre (1996). He is Contributing Editor for Performance Research and has edited special issues of Performance Research and Contemporary Theatre Review as well as contributing articles to numerous art and theatre journals.
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