Performance art
In art, performance art is a performance presented to an audience, traditionally interdisciplinary. Performance may be either scripted or unscripted, random or carefully orchestrated; spontaneous or o...
The shocking Marina Abramovich
There aren't many artists who are actually prepared to die for their trade. Marina Abramovich is one of them. She has been stripped, burnt and stabbed in the...
Art Marina Abramović Rhythm 0
VIDEO OF THE ARTIST .....MARINA ABRAMOVIC RHYTHM 0...1974
William Blake: The Tyger
Mark West of AnimaCrackers created this beautiful animated interpretation of the William Blake poem, read by Kristin Hughes. Bach's Cello Suite No. 5 in C mi...
Miyoko Shida Rigolo
Awesome Video...
Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania
Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theater left in Europe
Coral Jade: LED Hula Hoop Street Performance
LED hula hoop performance for Redbull TV in Southbank, Melbourne - a few months ago I did some filming for Redbull TV along with a bunch of other talented st...
Kreëmart at the MoCA Annual Gala 11/12/11 with Marina Abramovic and Deborah Harry on Vimeo
This is "Kreëmart at the MoCA Annual Gala 11/12/11 with Marina Abramovic and Deborah Harry" by Raphael Castoriano on Vimeo
Bob Dylan wins Nobel prize in literature
The Swedish Academy has announced that this year's Nobel Prize in Literature goes to Bob Dylan. Bob Dylan is best known for having created new p...
The REAL Lord of the Ring - Mesmerizing Street Performer!
Taiwan's famous street performer Isaac Hou blows our minds with his amazing cyr wheel performance.
The Conditioned
Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho was homeless in São Paulo, Brazil, for nearly 35 years, and became locally known for sitting in the same spot and writing every day.…
The Longest Poem Ever Written: Shahnameh – The Epic Book Of Kings
In 977 AD, a Persian poet named Ferdowsi began on a grandiose poetic journey that would take him 33 years to complete. He used ancient Persian tales which had been told from generation to generation f...
Moon Ribas - The woman cyborg who can feel every earthquake in the world
When Moon Ribas performs, anticipation hangs heavy throughout the space. Dressed in all white, Ribas stands motionless with eyes closed as Brian Eno’s Lux fills the air. Suddenly, she gasps and convul...
Carmen at Masada
In the heart of the Judean Desert, at the foot of Masada, one of the most familiar and beloved operas of all times is coming to life - Carmen, by French composer Georges Bizet.
Live painting
Live painting is a form of visual performance art, in which artists complete a visual art piece in a public performance, often at a bar, music concert, wedding reception, or public event, accompanied ...
Living statue
The term living statue refers to a street artist who poses like a statue or mannequin, usually with realistic statue-like makeup, sometimes for hours at a time.Living statue performers can fool passer...
Open mic
An open mic or open mike is a live show where audience members may perform at the microphone. Usually, the performers sign up in advance for a time slot with the host or master of ceremonies. These ev...
Performance poetry
Performance poetry is poetry that is specifically composed for or during a performance before an audience. During the 1980s, the term came into popular usage to describe poetry written or composed for...
Rock balancing
Rock balancing is an art, discipline, or hobby (depending upon the intent of the practitioner) in which rocks are balanced on top of one another in various positions. There are no tricks involved to a...
Sand animation
Sand animation, also known as sand art, is a term which has two meanings. It is the name given to a style of live performance art and to a type of animation. In the former, an artist creates a series ...
Spoken word
Spoken word involves performance-based poetry that focuses on the aesthetics of word play and story-telling. It often includes collaboration and experimentation with other art forms such as music, the...
Street performance
Street performance or busking is the practice of performing in public places, for gratuities. In many countries the rewards are generally in the form of money but other gratuities such as food, drink ...
Street theatre
Street theatre is a form of theatrical performance and presentation in outdoor public spaces without a specific paying audience. These spaces can be anywhere, including shopping centres, car parks, re...
Joseph Beuys
Joseph Beuys ([ˈjoːzɛf ˈbɔʏs]; 12 May 1921 – 23 January 1986) was a German Fluxus, happening and performance artist as well as a sculptor, installation artist, graphic artist, art theorist and pedagog...
Carolee Schneemann
Carolee Schneemann (born October 12, 1939) is an American visual artist, known for her discourses on the body, sexuality and gender. She received a B.A. from Bard College and a Master of Fine Arts fr...
Stelarc
Stelarc (born Stelios Arcadiou in Limassol in 1946, but legally changed his name in 1972) is a Cyprus-born performance artist raised in the Melbourne suburb of Sunshine, whose works focuses heavily on...
Marina Abramović
Marina Abramović (Serbian Cyrillic: Марина Абрамовић; born November 30, 1946) is a Serbian and former Yugoslav artist based in New York, a performance artist who began her career in the early 1970s....