Framed. Activities for the Camera

Timothy Persons (Curator)

    Research output: Artistic and non-textual formExhibitionArt in coproduction

    Abstract

    Grey Crawford | Hilla Kurki | KwieKulik | Józef Robakowski

    Activities for the Camera, focusing on the correlation between performance and photography. Performance as an art form, beginning in the mid-20th century, has been used and developed by contemporary artists through their use of photography as their primary tool for recording their ideas and actions. Understandably, performance art needs photography to be able to last. Yet, photography plays an even more important role, not only as a means for the documentation but especially when the performance is staged solely for the camera. This exhibition presents a selection of artists who recorded their actions specifically for this reason.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationBerlin
    Publication statusPublished - 2021
    MoE publication typeF2 Public partial realisation of a work of art
    EventFramed. Activities for the Camera - Persons Projects, Berlin, Germany
    Duration: 29 Oct 202115 Jan 2022
    https://www.personsprojects.com/exhibitions/framed-activities-for-the-camera

    Field of art

    • Contemporary art

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