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Open call for participation in the performance “Walk, Hand, Eyes (a city)”

Open call for participation

in the performance “Walk, Hand, Eyes (a city)” by Myriam Lefkowitz in the framework of the open workshop “We are all vulnerable: Inventing and sharing practices of care and attention” with students from the Research Methodology seminar “The disavowed spectator”, supervised by Christina Sgouromiti, Athens School of Fine Arts and from the master’s seminar “Ways of doing, modes of acting” conducted by Vanessa Theodoropoulou at the School of Fine arts of Angers (Ecole supérieure d’art et design TALM-Angers, France)

Saturday 12, May, from 5pm to 6 pm & Sunday 13 May, from 4pm to 5pm

10 performers=10 persons

CACT, Warehouse B1, Thessaloniki port area

Once a day, the group will propose to the public to experience «Walk, Hand, Eyes (a city)», by French based artist Myriam Lefkowitz, an one hour silent walk through the city, during which each spectator will be guided with his eyes closed through a subtle touch by one “guide”.

Coordination: Christina Sgouromiti, Vanessa Theodoropoulou

Invited artist: Myriam Lefkowitz*

Students: Beth Gordon, Lila Retif, Cathie Bagoris, Joanna Rouillon-Delecroix,  Tiffany Le-devore,  Anastasia Simonnin (Angers), Eliza Krikoni, Konstantinos Mouchtaridis, Marianna Stefanitsi, Angeliki Tourkochoriti, Christina Zacharaki (ASFA)

*Myriam Lefkowitz is a performance artist, based in Paris. Since 2010, her research has focused on questions of attention and perception, through different immersive devices involving one spectator and one performer. Her work has been presented at the Venice Biennal, at Le Nouveau festival in Pompidou Center (Paris), at the Public Art Agency (Sweden), at the Center for Contemporary Art (Vilnius), at the Buenos Aires dance festival, among others.

To participate, please, call

2310593270 (Ms Eleni Stergiou, CACT) between 11:00 & 16:00

Participation is free of cost