Archive for July, 2010

Underestimate

Do not underestimate my psychic abilities: arbitrary nondeterministic behavior may result. You have been warned.

Read Full Post »

Bread Piece

This is the first performance work I ever created, while still a student at Brown University. It mystified my fellow students enough that they considered it “art.” Well, why not. Bread Piece Elements: A paper bag with the word “Red” painted in green on one side and the word “green” painted in red on the […]

Read Full Post »

Measuring Piece

Measuring Piece Measure a cord into a number of equal units derived from the human body. Extend the cord over the ground. Record the positions of the cord. Gather the cord together. Paul Hertz, 1976. My exposure to Fluxus through my ethnomusicology teacher Fred Lieberman was undoubtedly instrumental in the creation of this piece. First […]

Read Full Post »

Attention Piece

Attention Piece #1 for Jon Cates Attracting. Standing at. Paying. Dividing. Concentrating. For one or more performers. Jon and I have been discussing attention or “presence,” the capacity to attract attention, for some time. Juan Teodosio Pescador, 2010.

Read Full Post »