9/11/2018 AT 19.00
NOVA AKADEMIJSKA SCENA F22, TRG REPUBLIKE HRVATSKE 5, ZAGREB
A body is dissected into distinct parts, as in an anatomical study. Each part, limb, muscle, or organ becomes the medium of an action.
Pierre Bal-Blanc’s intensive investigated and initiated performative exercises inspired by his ongoing project Collective Exhibition for a Single Body conceived in collaboration with the Greek choreographer Kostas Tsioukas, and performers and dancers Myrto Kontoni and Tassos Koukoutas in 2017 for documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel. In collaboration with them and with participation of selected artists of documenta 14 Bal Blanc translated proposed gestures into scores that were performed by three dancers among the visitors to the archeological museum of Pireous in Athens.
Following that structure, a conclusion of his two-week intensive for WHW Akademija, Pierre Bal Blanc in collaboration with choreographer Manuel Pelmuş and participants of WHW Akademija have created a public performance Collective Exhibition for a Single Body/ WHW Akademija Score - Zagreb 2018 with scores performed by participants, professors and audience.