Nosaj Thing

Nosaj Thing Nosaj Thing (born Jason Chung) is an American record producer based in Los Angeles, California. He has produced tracks for artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Kid Cudi, Busdriver, and most recently, Chance the Rapper. Ha played at Hitparaden 1

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expands on Kinderhook’s mythology and attempts to construct a fresh overview of local history through the exposition of historical documents, videos, replicas, interpretive research, and collaborations with local students, craftspeople, filmmakers, and other community members.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 […]

Panoply Performance Laboratory (US)

Panoply Performance Laboratory Panoply Performance Laboratory performed “ANY SIZE MIRROR IS A DICTATOR” at Hitparaden 1 Panoply Performance Laboratory (PPL) is Esther Neff and Brian McCorkle working with collaborators such as (in this instance and quite often) the performance artist, writer, and cellist Valerie Kuehne. PPL combines conceptual music, sculpture, and performance art. Each site-and-context-specific performance theorizes compositional and constructive systems, ideological structures, modes of production, and epistemic geneologies via precise, viscereal actions.  Often participatory and created in the moment with a collaborating audience, PPL performances swing violently between the hyper-structural and the indeterminate, dealing with causation, reaction, conception, cognition, and active human practices of construction and reality-projection. In addition […]

Thomas Altheimer (DK)

Thomas Altheimer Thomas Altheimer (also known as Tom Dane, born Thomas Skade-Rasmussen Strøbech; 1972) is a filmmaker, activist, comedian, conceptual and performance artist. He is an alumnus of the now defunct London Consortium (Birkbeck College) and holds a PhD in art practice from Goldsmiths College. He was awarded his doctorate in 2012 for the thesis “Fictioneering Rogues, or, The End of the Artist”. Altheimer is known for using his identity as a site for political experimentation and exploration. This work has led to a series of projects — so-called “parallel actions” — which seek to blur the boundaries between art and life. During the Presidency of George W. Bush, his work would […]

Robin Deacon (UK/US)

Robin Deacon Robin Deacon “The Argument against the Body” at Samtalekøkkenet Warehouse 9 Copenhagen February 2011. At Hitparaden 2 he performed “WHITE BALANCE: A HISTORY OF VIDEO”, which is a performance by artist, writer and filmmaker Robin Deacon. The title White Balance refers to the process by which a camera is adjusted to account for differences in light, changing the relative strengths of colors to reach a truer sense of what is being seen. From the evolution of the video camera to meditations on discarded and forgotten videotape formats, the performance uses a series of outmoded vintage video cameras to explore how our ways of seeing and ways of remembering may […]

Richard Foreman (US)

Richard Foreman Gritt Uldall-Jessen and Henrik Vestergaard Friis organized  Richard Foreman “Hotel Fuck” i Copenhagen i 1999. Including  seminar. In 2007 they established the Open Source Theater and had Richard Foreman and Sophie Haviland (The Bridge Project) in Denmark to do a long intense workshop at Odsherred Theater. Not really a liveart.dk production, but it could have been! http://www.ontological.com/

Plan B (UK)

Plan B Made “A Bicycle made for You” at Berliner Luft 4 18.-19. APRIL 2009 “The spectator is greeted by one of us and led onto the tandem that is held stationary in a bike stand. The other performer is already on the front seat of the tandem, ready to go. Hanging on their back is a small screen. Our famous Ruby Headphones are given to the spectator and the film performance begins..”    

Open Source Food

Open Source Food Open Source Food was initiated by André Amtoft (DK/US) and Arendse Krabbe (DK/FR) in 2010. Both work within various collaborative and interdisciplinary constellations. They engage a wide variety of media and often take a conceptual and educational approach to sociologically informed themes. For Samtalekøkkenet, April 2011, they presented their work and served a meal: http://opensourcefood.info/

On Air (US/DE)

On Air On Air performed “HOTEL RADIO” 19.May 2007 at Berliner Luft 3 In a certain hotel plans were made to broadcast, from a tower on the roof of the hotel. Radio broadcasts. The name of this hotel was the Hotel Radio. Richard Foremann http://www.onairproductions.info