Performing installations: towards an understanding of choreography and performativity in interactive installations

Rubidge, S. F. (2009) Performing installations: towards an understanding of choreography and performativity in interactive installations. In: Contemporary Choreography: A Critical Reader. Routledge, London, pp. 596-623. ISBN 9780415490870

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Abstract

This article explores the notion that many, but not all, choreographic installations generate the conditions for performative events. It discusses choreographic installations in the context of performative installations from the visual arts and dance. In examining different forms of choreographic installation, it explores different meanings of the term 'performativity', proposing 'strong' and 'weak' usages in the context of the term 'performative installation'.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Hardback ISBN: 9780415490863. Show details: http://eprints.chi.ac.uk/110/
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure > GV1580 Dance > GV1782.5 Choreography
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure > GV1580 Dance
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR > N6494.V53 Video art
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Academic Areas > Department of Dance
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Depositing User: Sarah Rubidge
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2013 12:40
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2021 08:22
URI: https://eprints.chi.ac.uk/id/eprint/1022

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