Performance Art Week Aotearoa Blog

WHO GOT THE POWER
August 26, 2019
Ethan Morse on Rewa Fowles
December 10, 2018
Frances Pavletich on X:NNN
December 2, 2018
PAWA Opening Night 2018
November 28, 2018
Return to the Void
January 22, 2018
The Thread of Tension
December 6, 2017
It’s Not Uncivilised!
November 23, 2017
NO/I/SE(LF): An Inventory.
November 21, 2017
PLEASE! EXPLAIN!
November 18, 2017

A poetic response to Anna Berndtson’s workshop “Art needs time and we need art.”

Back Blog Random Home A poetic response to Anna Berndtson’s workshop “Art needs time and we need art.” By Ethan Morse sideofhotsoy.wordpress.com I shall start at the end I like to …

WHO GOT THE POWER

Back Blog Random Home WHOS GOT THE POWER By Frances Pavletich ‘POWER’ was a new performance work created by Sara Cowdell and was performed for two weeks in July at Basement Theatre in Auckland and …

Sasha Francis and Tom Danby on Mark Harvey: My own resistance / An Afternoon in the Sun

Back Blog Random Home Sasha Francis and Tom Danby on Mark Harvey: My own resistance / An Afternoon in the Sun Sasha Francis and Tom Danby The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a …

Jazmine Phillips/Him on Zahra: When the soft yells.

Back Blog Random Home Jazmine Phillips/Him on Zahra: When the soft yells Jazmine Phillips The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival …

Saoirse Chapman on Caitlyn Cook: Visual response

Back Blog Random Home Saoirse Chapman on Caitlyn Cook: Visual response Saoirse Chapman The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival …

Cris Cucerzan and Sasha Francis on Binge Culture Collective: Two responses in poetry and prose

Back Blog Random Home Two responses in poetry and prose Cris Cucerzan and Sasha Francis on Binge Culture Collective The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and …

Jazmine Phillips and Charlotte Forrester on Josie Archer: Responses in poetry and prose

The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival performances.  In this post, Jazmine and Charlotte respond to Josie Archer’s …

Saoirse and Chloe on Louie Neale: Two visual responses

Back Blog Random Home Saoirse and Chloe on Louie Neale: Two visual responses Saoirse Chapman and Chloe Palmer The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written …

Ethan Morse on Rewa Fowles

Back Blog Random Home Ethan Morse on Rewa Fowles Ethan Morse The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival performances. Ethan Morse is …

Sinead Overbye on Virginia Kennard: the girl & the girl & the ghost

Back Blog Random Home Sinead Overbye on Virginia Kennard: the girl & the girl & the ghost Sinead Overbye The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and …

Cris Cucerzan on An Artist Relay: Lunchtime Discussion #1

Back Blog Random Home Cris Cucerzan on An Artist Relay: Lunchtime Discussion #1 Cris Cucerzan The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to …

Sasha Francis on Victoria Abbott: Sea-change

Back Blog Random Home Sasha Francis on Victoria Abbott: Sea-change Sasha Francis The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival …

Kate Aschoff on Alexa Wilson: Call it Art

Back Blog Random Home Kate Aschoff on Alexa Wilson: Call it Art Kate Aschoff The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival performances. …

Frances Pavletich on X:NNN

Back Blog Random Home Frances Pavletich on X:NNN Frances Pavletich The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival performances. Frances …

Sasha Francis on RV Sanchez: decomposition in PARADISE

Back Blog Random Home Sasha Francis on RV Sanchez: decomposition in PARADISE Sasha Francis The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival …

PAWA Opening Night 2018

Back Blog Random Home PAWA Opening Night 2018 The cross-pollination series continues in 2018, with a number of creative and written responses to festival performances. As the first of this series, …

Queerness // Performance: Ivan Lupi, Louie Neale

Back Blog Random Home Queerness // Performance: Ivan Lupi, Louie Neale Curated by Sasha Francis This is the first of two series of interviews held with artists in the lead up to Performance Art Week …

Space between // land beneath: Six responses

Back Blog Random Home Space between // land beneath: Six responses Curated by Sasha Francis This is the second of two series of interviews held with artists in the lead up to Performance Art Week …

FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview D.

Back Blog Random Home FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview D. By Sara Codwell http://www.saracowdell.com This is the final of a four part series of interviews with female performance artists about …

FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview C.

Back Blog Random Home FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview C. Interview by Sara Cowdell http://www.saracowdell.com This is the third of a four part series of interviews with female performance artists …

FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview B.

Back Blog Random Home FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview B. Interview by Sara Cowdell http://www.saracowdell.com This is the second of a four part series of interviews with female performance …

FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview A.

Back Blog Random Home FEMINIZE ((Process-ing)) Interview A. Interview by Sara Cowdell http://www.saracowdell.com This is the first of a four part series of interviews with female performance artists …

‘Kinetic Orality’ held by Vicky Kapo

Back Blog Random Home ‘Kinetic Orality’ held by Vicky Kapo A workshop hosted by Performance Art Week Aotearoa in Auckland, over the weekend of 28th/29th April. It was said;  “A new sense of …

Return to the Void

Back Blog Random Home Return to the Void Written Jack Foster  Return to the void is the seventh in our Cross-pollination series, where writers respond creatively to performance. Jack Foster studies …

The Thread of Tension

Back Blog Random Home The Thread of Tension Written by Henrietta Bollinger Edited by Jess Holly Bates The thread of tension is the fifth in our Cross-pollination series, where writers respond …

Emblazoned with ‘The Spirit’

Back Blog Random Home Emblazoned with ‘The Spirit’ Written by Zoe Crook Edited by Jess Holly Bates Emblazoned with ‘the Spirit’ is the sixth in our Cross-pollination series which invites …

It’s Not Uncivilised!

Back Blog Random Home It’s Not Uncivilised! Writer: Claire O’LoughlinEditor: Jess Holly Bates “it’s not uncivilised” is the fourth in our CrossPollination series where writers respond creatively to …

NO/I/SE(LF): An Inventory.

Back Blog Random Home NO/I/SE(LF): An Inventory. Written by Henrietta Bollinger Edited by Jess Holly Bates No/i/se(lf): an inventory is the third in our CrossPollination series of creative response …

PLEASE! EXPLAIN!

Back Blog Random Home PLEASE! EXPLAIN! Writer: Mia Gaudin Editor: Jess Holly Bates PLEASE! EXPLAIN! is the first in our CrossPollination series of creative response writings from the performances …

It Can Get Bloody Claustrophobic

Back Blog Random Home It Can Get Bloody Claustrophobic Interview with Holly Bates Virginia is a live artist and director who most recently made and performed a thing called THE PLASTIC ORGASM.  She …

More Potlucks, Less Sad Frozen Instant Meals

Back Blog Random Home More Potlucks, Less Sad Frozen Instant Meals Interview with Jess Holly Bates VCrof is a Chinese/European artist based in Auckland, whose practice spans the boundaries of …

Something You Always Knew; Something You Were Fearful To Face

Back Blog Random Home Something You Always Knew; Something You Were Fearful To Face Interview with Jess Holly Bates Robyn is an Auckland-based performance artist and film-maker born …

“Feeling” has a Bad Rep Right Now

Back Blog Random Home “Feeling” has a Bad Rep Right Now Interview with Jess Holly Bates Kyah  is a nomadic performance artist who view her art as a means of passage through which activism, healing …

An Alertness in Space In-Between the Atoms

Back Blog Random Home An Alertness in Space In-Between the Atoms Interview with Jess Holly Bates Vicky Kapo (Te AtiAwa, Ngāti Raukawa) is a multifaceted artist, self-proclaimed bone-keeper …

The Blurring of Artist, Objects and Audience into a Harmonious Confluence

Back Blog Random Home The Blurring of Artist, Objects and Audience into a Harmonious Confluence Interview with Jess Holly Bates Louis is a ex-advertising mogul rediscovering his passion for the arts …