Very first in the live broadcast tv series, and Jörn is late and hung over as the night previous was opening of May Month of Performance Art Festival in Berlin. Verb Frau performs live art-aktions, plays her first Berlin video portrait, and finally after the arrival of the apologetic Jörn, settles down to a very hot chat with this wonderful artist about liminal space between performance and theatre.
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Artist Margaret Dragu, aka Verb Woman/Verb Frau, investigates contemporary performance art practice through conversations with international artists, from the new and emerging to the senior and famous. Season 1 is a collection of 15 episodes edited from VERB FRAU Live Streaming TV Broadcasts during her Big European Tour (Berlin and Belgrade), of May 2013.
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Jörn J. Burmester is a performance artist, writer, curator and organizer; he is one of the founding members of Performer Stanntisch. Jorn describes his creative process in the following way. “Once I start thinking about something, I don’t let go easily. I also need others to keep me going. So most of what I do I do in groups and/or serials.”
Margaret Dragu aka Verb Woman, aka Lady Justice, is a renowned interdisciplinary performance artist living and working in Vancouver. She returns to NSL&G to present material from her ongoing How To Be Old How To Guide series, taking on thoughts and issues to do with aging, culture and society. 3 videos will be screened: Get Devices, Get Rolling and Get Group-y.