Kabir Carter (US)

Kabir Carter (US) Kabir Carter’s work moves between performance and installation, and has been exhibited and featured at Galerija Škuc, Ljubljana (2011); PiST Interdisciplinary Project Space, Istanbul (2011); the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, New York (2011); Inter Arts Center, Malmö (2010); Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen (2010); Diapason Gallery, New York (2005, 2010); the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York (2009); and museums and art spaces throughout the United States and Europe. He has participated in festivals and biennials including CTM (club transmediale) (2011), Full Pull (2010), Performa (2007, 2009), SoundWalk (2006), Subtropics (2004, 2005), and Unsound New York (2010, 2011). He has […]

Alison Knowles (US)

ALISON KNOWLES (US) Alison Knowles (born 1933) is an American visual artist known for her installations, performances, soundworks, and publications. Knowles was a founding member of the Fluxus movement, the experimental avant-garde group formally founded in 1962. For the Live Art for Children 2018, we are recreating a work after a recipe by Alison Knowles. Proposition #2, Make a Salad was performed for the first time in London 1962. Come help us make a salad for the opening of the festival outside Brandts! 100 mennesker blander en salat sammen! Vær med når vi åbner festivalen ”Live Art for Børn” ved at blande en enorm salat sammen på Amfiscenen foran Brandts. Vi […]

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on Kinderhook’s mythology and attempts to construct a fresh overview of local history through the exposition of historical documents, videos, replicas, interpretive research, and collaborations with local students, craftspeople, filmmakers, and other community members.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