rethinking why performance matters through the matter of performance
Performing Idea

Below is the archive of News items that appeared during Performing Idea (2009/2010).


22 November 2010

Performing Idea contributors' books for sale on Unbound

Books and dvds by Performance Matters contributors available to purchase on Unbound. read more »

29 September 2010

Announcing the Performing Idea archive of Performance Lectures

A sound and video archive of Performance Lectures will be installed at Whitechapel Gallery, 2nd-9th October. read more »

27 September 2010

Unbound - Performing Idea specials

Unbound, the Live Art Development Agency’s online shop for Live Art, will feature a special selection of titles including works by Performing Idea contributors and featured artists. read more »

3 September 2010

Bookings open for the Performing Idea public programme

We are delighted to announce that bookings are now open for all the events taking place at the Performing Idea public programme, 2-9 October 2010. read more »

6 August 2010

Creative Spaces: Call for Workshop Participants

Practical workshops taking place in October 2010, led by the internationally renowned artists Janine Antoni, Ong Keng Sen and Julie Tolentino. read more »

6 August 2010

Announcing the Performing Idea week of events

Taking place at Whitechapel Gallery and Toynbee Studios between the 2nd - 9th October, Performing Idea is a set of events and creative research processes... read more »

16 July 2010

Announcing a new Project Manager

Performance Matters is delighted to welcome Cally Spooner as Project Manager read more »

7 July 2010

Performing Idea, 2nd to 9th October 2010

Save the dates for a public programme of workshops, performance lectures, discussions and screenings taking place in East London from 2 to 9 October read more »

1 July 2010

Whitechapel Gallery Salon: Matter Matters II

A talk on the relation between performance and its archiving in art history, featuring Lois Keidan, Gavin Butt and Adrian Heathfield read more »

19 April 2010

Announcing the launch of Performance Matters

On Friday 30 April 2010, Performance Matters launches at at Club Row Gallery... read more »

23 November 2009

The Performance Matters website is launched in November 2009

This website carries information about the Performance Matters collaborators and events... read more »

3 November 2009

Joe Kelleher investigates the possibilities of the theatrical

Author: Joe Kelleher

Joe Kelleher has started work on Promises investigating the possibilities of the theatrical with various artists, curators, arts... read more »

30 October 2009

Jonathan Burrows and Adrian Heathfield begin a creative dialogue

Jonathan Burrows and Adrian Heathfield have started work on a creative dialogue exploring the relations between movement... read more »

11 October 2009

Tim Etchells begins In Silence

Author: Tim Etchells

Etchells’ research project In Silence convenes a series of encounters with experts and professionals whose daily work and life... read more »