Static Gallery: Torque #2 Performance

Unknown copy21 January 2015

8 – 10pm

Entry £3

Including new works by Tim Etchells, James Wilkes and Anna Barnham.

This performance event includes three brand new creative provocations challenging us to rethink ‘the act of reading’, from the perspectives of contemporary finance, technology and performance.

The Torque #2 symposium and performance day marks the start of a 6-month programme of work on The Act of Reading, which will also include a 2-day booksprint at Tate Liverpool  7-8 February, an exhibition at Furtherfield during March-April, and a new publication of essays and writing-on-reading. Follow torquetorque.tumblr.com to stay up to date

Torque #2 is funded by an Arts Council England Grants for the Arts and delivered in partnership with FACT and Tate Liverpool

Torque is a project by artists Nathan Jones and Sam Skinner. The first Torque project “Brain, Language, Technology” can be experienced via a pdf ebook published by Link Editions, here: linkeditions.tumblr.com/torque1

This event follows a symposium at FACT. Book tickets: www.artinliverpool.com/?p=55185