Vancouver’s International Performance Art Celebration

Artist Lunchtime  Talks Artist Lunchtime  Talks

October 3-5 1-3PM daily lunch Time Talk by Participating artists, moderated by LIVE Board of Directors. Venue : Pats Pub Everyone Welcome Detail Info coming soon.

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Artist Lunchtime  Talks

Do Not Disturb Workshop Do Not Disturb Workshop

DO NOT DISTURB For LIVE! 2019 (September 28 – October 6), Christine Bouvier and Rochdy Laribi, from the acclaimed French performance art group RedPlexus Ornic’art, and directors of the Marseille festival Préavis de Désordre Urbain, are invited as artists-in-residence...

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ADRIANA DISMAN ADRIANA DISMAN

ADRIANA DISMAN Canada “Questions without answers must be asked very slowly.” -Anne Michaels The most ambitious ambition of my work is to create moments of livability. I understand the world-at-hand (“world” being a description of all matters affecting each...

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ADRIANA DISMAN

CARMEN PAPALIA CARMEN PAPALIA

Carmen Papalia Canada Carmen Papalia is a social practice artist who uses organizing strategies and improvisation to address his access to public space, the art institution, and visual culture. His work, which takes forms ranging from collaborative performance to...

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CARMEN PAPALIA

CHEYENNE RAIN LEGRANDE CHEYENNE RAIN LEGRANDE

Canada ᒥᐊᐧᐣ Cheyenne Rain LeGrande is a Nehiyaw Isko artist. Nanâskotam wikih the territories of the Musquem,Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh nations. Cheyenne is a part of the Skwachays Lodge artist residency program and has recently graduated from Emily Carr University...

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CHEYENNE RAIN LEGRANDE

ROCHDY LARIBI & CHRISTINE BOUVIER ROCHDY LARIBI & CHRISTINE BOUVIER

ROCHDY LARIBI & CHRISTINE BOUVIER France DO NOT DISTURB “If ‘Luck smiles on the daring’ as the poet Virgil suggested, then why not emerge yourself to experience a unique immersive collective artistic experience. Dreaming of love in a hotel...

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ROCHDY LARIBI &  CHRISTINE BOUVIER

FATIMA JAWDAT FATIMA JAWDAT

Fatimah Jowdat Iraq Fatima Jawdat is a young artist living in Diwaniya, Al Qadisiyah, Iraq.  Her education and background is in theatre and fine art. Her performative pictures relay a profound sensitivity through visual metaphores to discuss feminist and...

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FATIMA JAWDAT

JON SASAKI JON SASAKI

Jon Sasaki Canada On July 28, standing in the Fraser River delta, Waist-deep in water and equipped with rudimentary materials, basic hand tools, and negligible skills, Sasaki attempted to build a functioning boat that would allow him to extricate...

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JON SASAKI

KAMIKAZE NURSE KAMIKAZE NURSE

Kamikaze Nurse Canada Kamikaze Nurse is a rock band featuring KC Wei, Ethan Reyes, Sonya Eui, and John Brennan.  Named after Simone Weil’s unfulfilled humanitarian death wish, the band formed in Spring 2018, and have released their debut LP,...

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KAMIKAZE NURSE

LEE WEN TRIBUTE LEE WEN TRIBUTE

Lee Wen Tribute Singapore Lee Wen went on his last journey… into the stars and into eternity on March 3. In tribute Snežana Golubović has collected one-minute videos dedicated to him. You profoundly touched so many everywhere I remember...

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LEE WEN TRIBUTE

LUKAS AVENDANO LUKAS AVENDANO

Lukas Avendaño Mexico In a contingency my mother gave me birth in a land surrounded by mosques in Tehuantepec, the midwife put a machete to heat the fire and when a red reed was already red, I cut my...

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LUKAS AVENDANO

VERB FRAU TV VERB FRAU TV

VERB FRAU TV VERB FRAU TV SEASON 8: With Sophia Wolfe & Margaret Dragu SUPPORT-ing an intimate & live-streamed (almost) daily morning self-care practice for artists, culture workers, and friends-of-same With movement + no movement chair yoga + mindfulness...

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VERB FRAU TV

PREACH R SUN PREACH R SUN

Preach R Sun USA Preach R Sun is a U.S. based conjurer and ‘fugitivist’ — “implementing social issues and political activism as performance matters”. Sun, working at the interface of art and activism, essentially describes himself as an activist...

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PREACH R SUN

RAVEN DAVIS RAVEN DAVIS

Raven Davis Canada My practice has no boundaries; I renounce institutional limitations of eurocentric pedagogy and accreditation and honour Indigenous theory, methodology and practice. I am a nomadic creator and maker of art, examining topics through installation, visual, sculpture...

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RAVEN DAVIS

TARI ITO TARI ITO

Tari Ito Japan Before the 37 Trillion Pieces Get to Sleep You have a motor neuron disease leading to muscle atrophy. Today, you despond of what you become unable to do any more, which you were able to do...

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TARI ITO

THIRZA JEAN CUTHAND THIRZA JEAN CUTHAND

Thirza Jean Cuthand Canada The Future Is So Bright Cuthand’s work often deals with issues related to Indigiqueer/2 Spirit love, communities, and sexuality. She is currently grappling with larger issues of imminent climate change and it’s effects on multiply...

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THIRZA JEAN CUTHAND

Opening Soiree – October 1 – Tue Opening Soiree – October 1 – Tue

Time: 7:00PM Venue: Pat’s Pub

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Opening Soiree – October 1 – Tue