and new tecnologies
Centre Cívic Sant Agustí
Telephone 93 310 3732
Since the beginning of the seventies performance mediates the presence
of the primordial medium, the body, through the electronic technology.
Thus from the 1970's onwards we had videoperformance and from the 1980's
and onwards: multimedia performance with the later integration of digital
technology in the 1990's. Nowadays with the emergent environment of
Internet, we can conceive ways of performing 'online', live and in real
time, thanks to the possibilities that are brought with recent developments
in streaming media. What are the new creative doors that these possibilities
The basic objective of this seminar is to experiment and think about
1- To know the basic technological principles of livestream and its
2- To experiment with the medium: livestream videoperformance via Internet.
3- To reflect and to imagine on the different levels and implications
of the media involved in the creative process.
The seminar will be conducted by Maria de Marias and Andrew Colquhoun