UC San Diego
Nothing to amplify : : towards a conceptual framework for the performance of the absent body
- Author(s): Santos, Vabianna Daria
- et al.
This text will examine the lineage of performance art and its relationship to the bodies of both the performer and viewer in order to define an alternative to dominant modes of performance art production, which utilize the Explicit Body and the Mediated Body. The essential qualities of the Absent Body are defined in conjunction with a series of sculptural works with sonic and kinetic elements, Nothing to Amplify, that comprise the physical element of the thesis in Visual Arts