La Pocha Nostra : Workshop

Exercises for Rebel Artists

March 20-24, 2017 MAI Center intercultural.

I participated in a five-day intensive workshop on performance art facilitated by La Pocha Nostra members, Guillermo Gomez Peña, Balitronica Gomez & Saul Garcia Lopez at MAI Centre intercultural in Montréal.

Exerciseswith focused on the human body as a site for creation, reinvention, memory and activism and borrowed from multiple traditions including performance art, experimental theater and dance, the Suzuki method, ritual shamanism, performance games and live jam sessions.

Participating artists: Tatiana Koroleva, Santiago Tamayo Soler, Lizzy Yoselevitz, Speranza Spy, Holly Timperer, Shahir Qrishnaswamy, Stephen Lawson, Alexis O’Hara, Natalie Liconti, Charles Koroneho, Enok Ripley, Sylvie Tourangeau.