Bill Balaskas

Bill Balaskas is a London-based artist working across different media. His works have been widely exhibited internationally, in more than one hundred solo and group exhibitions in the last decade. He has received nominations for several awards, including the AUDI Art Award for the most innovative young artist in 2013. In 2012, he represented the UK in the London Cultural Olympiad and in Maribor, t...

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affiliation

Royal College of Art, London, UK, and Leonardo Electronic Almanac, the MIT Press, Berkeley, US

email

bill.balaskas [AT] gmail.com

web

billbalaskas.com

presentations

Blindness
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: body without organs, capitalism, lecture-performance

Silvia Balestreri

Silvia Balestreri is Professor at the Departamento de Arte Dramática and Programa de Pós-graduação em Artes Cênicas (Performing Arts Department and Performing Arts Post-Graduate Programme) at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul), Porto Alegre, Brazil. From 1986 to 1992 she worked with Augusto Boal at the Center of Theater of the Oppressed in...

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affiliation

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, BR

email

silvia [AT] bnunes.com.br

presentations

Stuttering Machine, War Machine, Actorial Machine Carmelo Bene
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: A Thousand Plateaus, Carmelo Bene, Gilles Deleuze from A to Z, stuttering, theatre

Séverine Ballon

Séverine Ballon’s work as a performer focuses on regular performance of key works of the cello repertoire and numerous direct collaborations with composers. Her research as an improviser has helped her to extend the sonic and technical resources of her instrument. She has worked with such composers as Helmut Lachenmann, Liza Lim, Mauro Lanza, and Rebecca Saunders. Her work crosses the centuries...

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affiliation

Cellist

web

severineballon.com

email

severine [AT] severineballon.com

presentations

Proto-Objects
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: epistemic things, graphematic space, installation, technical objects, virtual/virtuality

Jūratė Baranova

Jūratė Baranova is a professor in the Department of Philosophy, faculty of History, at Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences. Her publications in Lithuanian include: 20th Century Moral Philosophy: Conversation with Kant (2004), Philosophy and Literature: Contradictions, Parallels and Intersections (2006), Nietzsche and Postmodernism (2007), Cinema and Philo...

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affiliation

Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Vilnius, LT

email

jurabara [AT] gmail.com

web

leu.lt

presentations

Heterogeneity of The Word and The Image: What Is the Possible Dark Precursor?
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: Cinema 2, Francis Bacon, heterogeneity, Jurga Ivanauskaitė, Michel Foucault, René Magritte

A Double Capture of Body and Life: Deleuze, Bacon, Sauka
(in DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials )
keywords: athleticism, Francis Bacon, Šarūnas Sauka, schizophrenia