The Tetley, Leeds, 5 August 2017

The Tetley Weekender | Day 1

The Tetley Weekender will be the culmination of a week long performance art intensive, taking over our gallery spaces from 31 July – 4 August. The Tetley will function as a laboratory to incubate new works and collaborations with twelve artists, six based in South Asia and six based in the UK an open weekend of performance and talks. Over the weekend, participating artists will be invited to present existing work, and, or, present work resulting from new collaborations. Anaccompanying series of talks and open workshops, will be programmed in discussion with participating artists and leaders exploring performance today in the UK and South Asia, unpicking influences from visual art, theatre and dance.

Saturday 5th August:

11am - 1pm - Live artists performances in the galleries
2pm - 3pm - Live artists performances in the galleries
4pm - 5pm - PERFORMANCE ART INTENSIVE: ARTISTS PANEL DISCUSSION (PART 1)
6.30pm -7.30pm- BODYWORKSHOP: Performance Lecture

Schedule

  • Sun 19 May 2019

    Serpentine Galleries | The Shape of a Circle in the Mind of a Fish with Plants

    Serpentine Galleries present the third instalment of this year-long symposium and research project, presented as part of the General Ecology project. The Shape of a Circle in the Mind of a Fish with Plants brings together scientists, anthropologists, artists and theologians around plant sentience, plant intelligence, communication with the vegetal world and forms of mysticism and healing. Participants include Saelia Aparicio, Antoine Bertin, Vivian Caccuri, Teresa Castro, Amy Hollywood, Kapwani Kiwanga, Natasha Myers, Michael Marder, Tabita Rezaire, Kim Walker, Elvia Wilk and more to be announced. A new commission from Chris Watson will be presented on the night.