Information kindly provided by the gallery.
Bluecoat Arts Centre presents
CHINA LIVE: PRESENTATIONS OF
ACTIONS AND FILMS
22 OCTOBER 2005
China Live offers audiences a rare opportunity to experience a selection
of visceral and challenging performance work being created by the current
generation of Chinese artists.
The programme involves intimate audience interactions in He Chengyao’s Kiss,
live paintings with blood and ink of UK daily life in Chinese Red by Yang Zhichao,
critiques of historical and contemporary trade relations in Wang Chuyu’sMaterial files of Sino-British Cooperation, contemplative but extreme physical
actions performed within a giant balloon by Zhu Ming, and conversations about
modern China conducted under the shadow of a huge Chinese Communist Party flag
in Shu Yang’s Dialogue in Chinese Style. A film programme includes documentation
of remarkable site specific performance work by Zhu Ming, Yang Zhichao,
Dai Guangyu, He Yunchang and Li Menguang.
Venue and programme details
The programme of events will begin at
the RENEW rooms.
information will be available from 1-7pm at this venue.
2.00pm He Chengyao Kiss RENEW Rooms
3.00pm Yang Zhichao Chinese Red St Peter’s Square
3.40pm Shu Yang Presentation on RENEW Rooms
Art And Dialogue in
5.30-6.30pm Film Programme The Box at FACT
7.30-8.00pm Zhu Ming untitled Hope University
8.00-8.20pm He Chengyao Illusion Hope University
8.20-9.20pm Michael Mayhew Virgin F***er Hope University
9.20-10.00pm Wang Chuyu Material files Hope University
of Sino- British
* Renew Rooms, The Tea Factory, 82 Wood Street, Liverpool, L1 4DQ
* St Peter’s Square, Fleet Street, (behind the FACT Centre)
* FACT, 88 Wood Street, Liverpool L1 4DQ
* Liverpool Hope University, The Cornerstone Hope at Everton
Haigh Street Liverpool L3 8QB (Transport will be available
from Liverpool City Centre to Hope University and back, booking essential)
All events are free but booking is essential. It is possible to
attend all or part of the programme of work.
For further information or to book a place please contact Bluecoat on
0151 709 5297 or email firstname.lastname@example.org