ICA Live Weekend 1 – Performance etc 6-9 May 2010 Produced by: David Gryn


Featuring artists: David Blandy, Tai Shani, boyleANDshaw, Brian Catling, Terry Smith, Aura Satz
ICA London – 6-9 May 2010. For the first in a series of three Live Weekend programmes – David Gryn, director of Artprojx is producing several artist days of live art, expanded theatre, performance related artist’s events, screenings and music.

Each day will feature live art projects throughout the day and evening:
David Blandy (Thurs 6 May), Tai Shani (Fri 7 May), boyleANDshaw (Sat 8 May), Brian Catling, Terry Smith and Aura Satz (Sun 9 May)

Artprojx will also be presenting films and videos by:
Ashish Avikunthak, Shoja Azari, David Blandy, Brian Catling & Tony Grisoni, Mark Leckey, Lynne Marsh, Jo Mitchell, Damon Packard, Francesco Stocchi & Nadine Dogliani, Matt Stokes (on 6 & 9 May)
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This is an opportunity for artist experimentation, taking risk and trying out the unexpected. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE


Thurs 6 May
David Blandy’s “Choose Your Character” will celebrate a variety of different fan-behaviours and sub-cultural obsessions that reflect the artist’s own passions. Including rooms featuring a Street Fighter IV tournament and Turntablist DJing, alongside a record market and Cosplayers. Features live music from Infinite Livez, King Cannibal, turntablists DJ Phaze, DJ Shorty, DJ CutWild, g-man and Priority Deluxe, Funki Porcini and pop-up music stalls from Ninja Tunes, Rough Trade, Soul & Dance Exchange and Flashback, hardcore fighting game tournament organisers Neo Empire and cosplayers the Rebel Legion and Heroes Alliance UK. More Info

Fri 7 May
Tai Shani’s performance: ‘Screentest: R-R-Rhine Peacetime 82’
and films selected by Tai Shani include: William Greaves, Jacques Rivette, Cartune Xprez, Jen Wu, Damon Packard, Jim Hollands with live Music DJ – Owen Hills (of Wooden Spoon and Dollboy). More Info


Sat 8 May
boyleANDshaw with David Gothard present The Scuttler in collaboration with Sam Belinfante, Patrick Coyle, Adam James, JocJonJosch, Plastique Fantastique, Harold Offeh, Malin Ståhl, Malachy Orozco, Michelle Butterly, Keeley Forsyth and Max Reinhardt. More Info

Sun 9 May
Performances by:Terry Smith’s The Foundling – Drunk and Disorderly (featuring: Linda Hirst, Miguel Tantos, Oliver Coates and Danny Standing) Aura Satz’s Turntable Tableau,Brian Catling’s Mr Rapehead
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The ICA bar will be open at all times. www.ica.org.uk/

DAVID GRYN ARTPROJX 07711127848 events@artprojx.com
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