28 Big Bang artists presented films, installations, performances, poetry, and talks over 28 days at the Venice Biennale 2019, many of them world premiers.
ALIVE in the UNIVERSE presented 28 artists over 28 days at the Venice Biennale from May 8 – June 4th. These international and emerging artists expressed how it feels to be alive in the universe through video, performance and installation. Plus, over 200 one minute art-films from around the world added instant moments of life in the universe.
Friday 10 May
Tuesday 14 May
10.00 - 12.00 Issam Kourbaj: Strike film, installation Dark Water, Burning World Live performance Life On Hold
12.00 - 14.00 Judy Goldhill and Steven Fogel, Raki’a Two screen video work
14.00 - 16.00 Ruth Philo, and Stuart Bowditch films
16.00 - 16.30 Felicity Faulkner Two screen video work
16.30 - 18.00 Jeremy Kidd, Saddleback Sublime - Ruby City One screen video work
Friday 17 May
WORD A day of poetry, haiku and films
10.00- 14.30 Nigel Hall RA Here and Now and Alive in the Universe Haiku film including reading of Wave by Maria Isakova Bennett
15:00 to 16:00 Caroline Gay Way, Dancing Light film and haiku performance
16:00 - 18.00 Nigel Hall RA Here and Now and Alive in the Universe Haiku film
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Saturday 18 May
10.00 - 11.00 Andrew Hewish Omphalos Two screen video work
15.00 - 16.00 Symposium on Time; Caroline Wiseman and Prof. David Berman, with Andrew Hewish
16.00 - 18.00 Andrew Hewish “Omphalos” Two screen video work
The film “Time” featuring Professor Berman and Caroline Wiseman, filmed on 18th May by Eileen Haring Woods will be uploaded here shortly.
Meanwhile it may be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/352300678
Tuesday 4 June
13.00 - 16.15 mmmmm collective
13:00 The Humming Loom of Time - single screen video work
14.15 The Weight of Things - single screen video work
15:00 Thoughts as Orbits - a live performance by Adrian Fisher, Luna Montenegro, Ginés Olivares. Inspired by ‘A point beats in space. Listen’ - Edmond Jabès, The Book of Questions, Volume II.1967.
16.30 - 18.00 Eileen Haring Woods, Alive in Venice a single video work