FADO presents Things I’ve Forgotten by Cindy Baker in the context of –I (2022), curated and organized by Christof Migone.
Each year the event moves through each word of the 12-word phrase “you and I are water earth fire air of life and death” and activates the word of the year in a myriad of ways. This year the word is ‘I’, consequently the focus is on selfless selves, linked Is, and not-Is.
On the Table Off the Table
Aspiring to aesthetic neutrality or demanding attention as a chosen object, the table reappears throughout the history of performance, at times taking center stage, at other times hiding in plain sight.
Joe Culpepper (USA)
Claudia Edwards (Toronto)
Vanessa Dion Fletcher (Toronto)
Nadège Grebmeier Forget (MTL)
Marcin Kedzior (Toronto)
Mathieu Lacroix (MTL)
Mani Mazinani (Toronto)
Sue Murad (USA)
Jehan Roberson (USA)
Cara Spooner (Toronto)
M. Gros [Mr. Big] by Geneviève et Matthieu
Do you have a special relationship with your sculptures? What if they were the ones performing? How would they do it? FADO presents M. Gros in the context of the 7a*11d International Festival of Performane Art.
we imitate sleep to dream of dissent by Emily DiCarlo
Guided by five themed prompts, each dreamer-participant engaged at their own pace with short readings, various media and creative exercises that steered their performative responses.
Performance Home: An Archive by Louise Liliefeldt
In Louise Liliefeldt’s Performance Home project, the artist takes a deep dive through her personal archive of materials, photos and videos documenting her performance practice over the last 20 plus years.