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Guerilla Guide to Performance Art : How to Make a Living as an Artist - Leslie Hill

Guerilla Guide to Performance Art

How to Make a Living as an Artist

Paperback Published: 1st May 2004
ISBN: 9780826473981
Number Of Pages: 331

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The Guerilla Guide to Performance Art is the ultimate guide for artists, at all stages of their careers, who are engaged in creating original performance and multimedia work, including hybrids of theater, visual art, installation, physical theater, dance, CD-ROM and web design. It covers all aspects of artist support including starting up a company, funding, multimedia tools, and documentation and marketing, and incorporates a useful Yellow Pages section with contact information for production, funding, venues, galleries, publications, festivals, printers, equipment hire, technical support, artists organizations, performance archives, copyright offices and software support. The book is lavishly illustrated and includes interviews with major artists and directors of some of the leading artist support groups in the UK and US. There are also illuminating case studies address practical questions and offer indispensable insights into how to succeed in the performance arts.

Introductionp. 1
Artists in Profilep. 3
Bobby Bakerp. 4
Johannes Birringerp. 10
Laurie Beth Clarkep. 18
Toni Dovep. 25
Leslie Hillp. 33
Hsin-Chien Huangp. 40
Joe Lawlor, desperate optimistsp. 43
Tim Millerp. 50
Helen Parisp. 58
Guillermo Gomez-Penap. 64
Nancy Reilly McVitiep. 69
Vanessa Richards, Mannafestp. 76
Rachel Rosenthalp. 81
Stelarcp. 84
Julie Tolentinop. 88
Lois Weaverp. 95
James Yarker, Stan's Cafep. 105
Organizations in Profilep. 109
Introductionp. 110
Judith Knight & Gill Lloyd, Artsadminp. 111
Sara Diamond, The Banff Centrep. 114
Thomas Mulready, Cleveland Performance Art Festivalp. 120
Barry Smith, Performance Arts Digital Research Unitp. 131
Paul Couillard, FADOp. 136
Martha Wilson, Franklin Furnacep. 147
Lizbeth Goodman, INMPRp. 156
Sophie Cameron, New York Networkp. 160
Kathy McArdle, Project Arts Centrep. 165
Tanja Farman, queerupnorthp. 170
Fundingp. 177
Introductionp. 178
Daniel Brine, Live Art Development Agencyp. 183
Paula Brown, London Artsp. 185
Helen Cole, Arnolfinip. 189
Mark Dey, WestMidlands Artsp. 193
Manick Govinda, Artsadminp. 196
Lois Keidan, Live Art Development Agencyp. 200
Richard Loveless, ISAp. 204
Mark Waugh, Arts Council of Englandp. 206
Productionp. 209
Introductionp. 210
Emma Wilson, Lighting Designerp. 213
Zara Waldebeck, Film & Video Productionp. 225
Ian Grant, Digital Productionp. 236
Documentation & Marketingp. 247
Introductionp. 248
Chris Lord, Marketing & PRp. 249
Frances McMahon Ward, Demo Tapesp. 257
Tony Nandi, Photography & Digital Imagingp. 262
Stay Out of Jailp. 265
Introductionp. 266
Steve Ehrlicher, Accountantp. 267
Charlotte Jones, Director of ITCp. 287
Ursula Smartt, Performance, Multimedia & Copyright Lawsp. 290
Contactsp. 305
Contributorsp. 318
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ISBN: 9780826473981
ISBN-10: 0826473989
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 331
Published: 1st May 2004
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.73 x 15.95  x 2.74
Weight (kg): 0.46
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition