PERFORMA05 founder RoseLee Goldberg talks with Danish artist Jesper Just about his first-ever opera, True Love Is Yet to Come, which premiered this past spring in New York.
Last November, I visited Brazil for the first the, and only then did I begin to understand the work of artists who had been familiar to me at a distance.
Coco Fusco guides us on a journey into a map of the Americas that we might not have known existed. Full of essays, testimonies and position papers on American artists, Fusco’sCorpus Delecti informs and seduces.
There is something happening: what once was referred to as performance art—a marginal form of theater that had originated with the sound poems and cabaret skits of Dadaism and Futurism—has developed into a cornucopia of themes and mixed media forms.