CCLAP (CROSS-CULTURAL LIVE ART PROJECT)




CCLAP brings together Southeast Asian and UK/European artists for a 2-day symposium, showcasing performances, talks and a screening programme exploring gendered/feminist notions of “rites”. Presented in partnership with SEA ArtsFest, Asian Performing Arts Forum, Live Art Development Agency and Romeet Contemporary Art Space.

CCLAP instigates the sharing of the developments and critical reflections of significant and diverse live art practices in Southeast Asia and the UK, to bring the critical contexts for Southeast Asian live art practice in conversation with developments in the UK/European scenes. The project presents thought-provoking live art performances by Southeast Asian and international practitioners in London, bringing their work to a wider international audience.

The broader aims of the project are to educate and encourage live artists in the UK and Southeast Asia to work with local art centres to archive their work, to prevent irrevocable loss and retain a record of the historic and material development of live art scenes in their local contexts. Via the symposium and digital platform, CCLAP also aims to offer opportunities for artists with shared interests to meet, work together, mutually exchange learning and hopefully, foster relationships for future collaborative projects, extending opportunities for live art in both regions.

Participants:

Bean | Jonathan Coleman | Hunt & Darton | I’m with you | Grace Leong  | Lorena Lo Peña | Hanqing Miao | Kate O’ Hara  | Open Dialogues  | Mary Paterson | Speaking of I.M.E.L.D.A. | Raju Sachi Singh | Dr Tan Kai Syng | Dr Tan Shzr Ee | Nguyễn Thanh Thuy | Helena Walsh

For more information visit: http://something-human.org or contact Alessandra and Annie at somethinghuman.info@gmail.com

Duration 31 October 2014 - 01 November 2014
Times Friday 31st Oct: 11am-9.45pm / Saturday 1st Nov: 10.15am-9.45pm
Cost Free
Venue The Proud Archivist
Address 2-10 Hertford Road London N1 5SH, ,
Contact 07581292643 / somethinghuman.info@gmail.com / something-human.org/2014/09/23/cclap-cross-cultural-live-art-project-31-oct-and-1-nov-2014/

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