Christopher Kline (US)

Christopher Kline Christopher Kline presented the musical “O.K. – The Musical (Run-Through)” at Live Art for Børn 2 O.K. is an ongoing project based around the history and lore of Klines hometown Kinderhook, New York. O.K. synthesizes and expands on Kinderhook’s mythology and attempts to construct a fresh overview of local history through the exposition of historical documents, videos, replicas, interpretive research, and collaborations with local students, craftspeople, filmmakers, and other community members. Central to the overall project is the creation of a community theatre musical which develops and expands through various exhibitions, performances and workshops internationally. The format of a theatre musical was chosen as an effective model for […]

Elke Mark (DE)

Elke Mark Elke Mark was born and raised in Germany. She received a Diploma in audiovisual media from the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne in 2008 after studying in Kassel, Madrid, Amsterdam and in Switzerland. In 2005 she has been master student of Professor Dorothee von Windheim at the Art Academy of Kassel. Besides exhibiting within Europe she is researching „Sensous Knowledge“ and the OpenSession format in Performance Art since 2010. She received various residencies and scholarships and is teaching Performance Art at the University of Flensburg. Elke Mark is mainly working in performance art, textile and video-installation focusing on communication and process. At Live Art for Børn 2 […]

Marita Bullmann (DE)

Marita Bullmann Marita Bullmann is a performance, installation and photography artist. Lives and works in Essen, Germany. Within my work I examine situations that are present in our everyday life but not perceived consciously. Small, delicate moments illustrate how I detect the world around me. Materials are decontextualized from their original use and provided with new different characteristics. I explore moments in which the intrinsic context is transferred which communicates a gaze, an opinion as well as values, tempers and peculiarities. My intention is to affect normal visual and perceptual mechanisms far away from their cultural coinages and to create a new ‘space’ that reminds us of how different we perceive […]

Nicolas Puyjalon (FR)

Nicolas Puyjalon Born in 1983 in France, Nicolas Puyjalon lives and works in Berlin. At Live Art for Børn 2 he presented three works Using the theatrical language, he emphasizes the meditative properties of sound and of images and brings the artist closer to the audience. His works are plunging the spectators in a contemplative environment and give them the sensation of being suspended in an unknown reality.   http://cargocollective.com/nicolaspuyjalon

Forschungstheater (DE)

Forschungstheater Kids are explorers of the everyday. For them to light a match can be something extraordinary that needs focus and time and creates an experience. The same is true for everyone who practices Live Art. For us kids are perfect accomplices. And in return Live Art can provide something that is essential to all of us, but especially to kids and their wellbeing: the acknowledgement of their action and their thinking, the reassurance that everything counts, that everything can make a difference, the frame of beauty and reflection and the experience that we can set it up anytime and anywhere we want. As a part of Horsens Happening we established the […]

Lotte Kaiser (DE)

Lotte Kaiser Lotte Kaiser (b.2000) is a former student of Johannes Deimling, now a performance artist herself. Together with BBB Johannes Deimling, she performed “It won’t always grow back “: From minute 26 and 17 second you can also see the PAS youth Studies: FREEDOM

BBB Johannes Deimling (DE)

BBB Johannes Deimling For over 15 years BBB Johannes Deimling invests much of his artistic research into the teaching and learning of performative processes. in 2008 he founded the independent educational and artistic project pas | performance art studies, holding festivals, studies and events on performance globally. since 2012 he holds the position associate professor for performance art at nta – norwegian theatre academy at the østfold university college. Together wit Lotte Kaiser he performed “It won’t always grow back ” From minute 26 and 17 second you can also see the PAS youth Studies: FREEDOM http://www.bbbjohannesdeimling.de/

Marco Teubner (DE)

Marco Teubner Formed with Helge Meyer the Performance Art Group System HM2T in 1998. Meyer performed in festivals like Exit in Finland, in Italy, at Aozora Art in Japan, Open Art festival in China, PiPaf in the Philippines and intensively in Canada and the USA. Helge Meyer works parallel with Black Market, System HM2T and solo. He owns a diploma in Cultural Studies (University of Hildesheim, Germany). He is a writer for art magazines like Inter (Canada) and teaches performance art workshops and theoretical classes. As a researcher he is interested in questions of pain, duo work, cooperation and the history of images. In 2007 he finished a doctoral thesis about […]

Boris Nieslony (DE)

Boris Nieslony During his career as a performance artist Boris Nieslony has also taken the role of event organiser and researcher, going this three activities very much together in its essence. He has been always politically and social compromised and his whole life has been, and actually is, really devoted to this artistic manifestation. He was co-founder of the Kunstlerhaus Hamburg in 1977 and in 1978 of the Kleinen Ausstellungsraum, which was developed as a space to continually show installation and performance art in Germany. In 1981 he created numerous live art situations such as “Das Konzil”, were 70 people were confronted with each other in a performance event, sitting […]

Jürgen Fritz (DE)

Jürgen Fritz Jürgen Fritz is co-founder of Black Market International, since the beginning of this international Cooperation of Performance Artists with whom he works since 1985. He showed his performances in all countries of Europe, the USA, Canada, Mexico Asia and Australia. Since 2012 he lives as free lance artist in Hanau, Germany. He is co- founder of the International Performance Association (IPAH, registered association) and artistic director of the festival of performance art ZOOM!, co-founder and co-organizer of the Platform for Young Performance Artists and the IPA Summer. Since 1995 he is a lecturer in performance art at different Universities in Germany. At Kulstof 15 he showed the performance […]