Black box or white cube?
For ten days the Performatik festival turns the spotlight on contemporary performance art or live art. For the second time we are cooperating with a great many Brussels partners. In this way we view this art form not only from the angle of theatre and dance, but also that of visual art, where performance art once flourished and is now coming to the fore once again. In The Other Tradition, for example, Wiels is introducing a generation of artists which, by means of ‘actions’, are examining what art can do rather than what it can depict. Mette Edvardsen also leaves aside the visible art object in a performanc...Read more