Tania Bruguera: Residency

The following text is taken from Front Magazine, vol. VIII, no. 4, p. 12, March/April 1997: Performance Saturday March 22nd, 10:30pm Cuban performance artist, Tania Bruguera, born

 

Aktion 58

Video produced by Image Bank. Nitsch’s use of blood, animal entrails and nude bodies in his performance works prompted a horrified response in the Vancouver

 

Mz. Frankenstein

Artist in residence. A video production adapted from Mars’ Ms. Frankenstein performance. It takes the form of an imagistic narrative presented in the classic “infomercial” style.

 

Mounted Propaganda

Artist-in-residence. Special production. Co-sponsored by Goethe Institute. “Through my strong appreciation of the feminist movement I find it necessary to try a new approach towards

 

Mandala ’82

Artist-in-residence. Special production. “This tape concerns the Mandala, which is a symbol of states of consciousness in esoteric Buddhism. All beings arise from the sands