PSPACE JOINS ADAM CONSORTIUM AS INTERNATIONAL PARTNER

Performance Space becomes International Consortium Partner for the Asia Discovers Asia Meeting for Contemporary Performance (ADAM)
15 August – 2 September 2018

Initiated in 2017 by Taipei Arts Centre the Asia Discovers Asia Meeting brings together West Kowloon Cultural District (HK), Performance Space (AU), Esplanade-Theatres on the Bay (SG) and Creative New Zealand to form a new network for artistic development and international collaboration in contemporary performance.

The initiative consists of an Artist Lab, which brings together 10 practitioners from across the region to participate in a two-week program in Taipei facilitated by Ding-Yun Huang (Taipei) and Henry Tan (Bangkok) and an Annual Meeting. The discursive and studio-based Artist Lab will encourage artists to work together and aims to pave the way for future partnerships. Performance Space is supporting Sydney-based artist Justin Shoulder to participate and begin the development of a new performance project. Australian choreographer Angela Goh will also attend the Lab, supported by ADAM.

 The fortnight will culminate in the ADAM Annual Meeting, a four-day program of public events bringing together all consortium partners, as well as independent producers and artists from across the region. This platform will include performances, work-in-progress showings by Lab artists, as well as roundtable discussions, keynote lectures and a screening programme designed to explore and discuss the pressing socio-political issues facing contemporary performance in Asia. As part of the ADAM Annual Meeting, Performance Space Artistic Director Jeff Khan will be hosting a roundtable on ‘Feminist and Queer Conversations in Contemporary Asia-Pacific Performance.

The ADAM Annual Meeting runs from 30 August to 2 September and is open for anyone to attend, register your interest today and we’ll see you in Tapei!

https://adam.tpac-taipei.org

 

ALSO...

LIVEWORKS 2017 | 7 WAYS

WED 25 OCT, 7:30PM THURS 26 OCT, 7:30PM     Where lies the boundary between the body and… Read More

Performance Space x West Kowloon Cultural District Exchange Residency announced

Performance Space are pleased to announce Perth-based performance artist Chris Williams as the inaugural recipient of the Performance… Read More

28.10.2018  - 28.10.2018

2018 DAY FOR NIGHT

  SAT 27 OCT, 12PM – LATE   This year’s Day for Night tells the story of the successive generations… Read More

LIVEWORKS 2017 | THE FUTURE LEAKS OUT

THURS 19 OCT – SUN 29 OCT, 10AM-6PM   “When you cut into the present the future leaks… Read More

LIVEWORKS 2017 | CORPONOMY

SUN 22 OCT, 5:30PM     Eisa Jocson (Philippines) returns to Liveworks, after wowing audiences with her trilogy of… Read More

24.10.2018  - 27.10.2018

HIGH PERFORMANCE PACKING TAPE

  WED 24 OCT, 7PM THURS 25 OCT, 7PM FRI 26 OCT, 7PM SAT 27 OCT, 3PM &… Read More

LIVEWORKS 2017 | LET’S MAKE LOVE

THURS 19 OCT, 6:30PM-10:30PM FRI 20 OCT, 6:30PM-10:30PM SAT 21 OCT, 6:30PM-10:30PM SUN 22 OCT, 4:30PM-8:30PM WED 25 OCT, 6:30PM-10:30PM THURS… Read More

28.10.2018  - 28.10.2018

KEYNOTE LECTURE: CURATING CONTEXTS

  SUN 28 OCT, 4 – 6PM   Performance Space is thrilled to welcome the visionary artist, curator… Read More

LIVEWORKS 2017 | TREE OF KNOWLEDGE

THURS 19 OCT, 7:30PM FRI 20 OCT, 7:30PM SAT 21 OCT, 2PM & 7:30PM SUN 22 OCT, 5:30PM   Acclaimed… Read More

LIVEWORKS LAB

Performance Space presents the Liveworks Lab, an opportunity for artists from across Australia and the Asia Pacific to… Read More

24.10.2018  - 26.10.2018

INFINITY MINUS ONE

WED 24 OCT, 8.30PM THURS 25 OCT, 8.30PM FRI 26 OCT, 8.30PM   Against a backdrop of pulsing… Read More

20.10.2018  - 20.10.2018

FEMPRE$$: WISHWITCH

SAT 20 OCT, 9PM – LATE   Witness the power of a visionary future with Hannah Brontë’s WISHWITCH:… Read More