May 07, 2013
Re.act.feminism #2 - a performing archive / The archive as an event

This article focuses on the documentary archivere.act.feminism #2 a performing archive, an unprecedented project created in the Academy of Arts in Berlin in 2008. An archive documentary based on feminist performative practices of the 60s and 70s to today by artists from Eastern and Western Europe, the Mediterranean, the Arab world, the U.S. and Latin American countries. An archive that according to Dr. Maia Creus does not insist on the quality of documentary repertoire available to us to string together a timeline of feminist performance art, in contrast, places the file architecture ─ physical and spatial complex for ─ information arising as a venue for an event within space-time coordinates of the phenomenon exhibition. Read the full version, here.