Play List

Playlist 1: Playing Up Symposium

The launch of PLAYING UP was marked with a major symposium with leading thinkers and practitioners in the field of Live Art and kids.
The symposium took place on 4 April 2016 in the Starr Auditorium, Tate Modern, London.
Watch videos from all of the panels below.

Dare and Danger

Out and About

Body and Perception

Beings and Things

Memories and Collections

Science and Tinkering

Playlist 2: Source Materials

Learn more about some of the artists and artworks referenced in PLAYING UP.

Santiago Sierra’s Person Saying a Phrase


Mammalian Diving Reflex – Haircuts by Children


Guerrilla Girls


Marina Abramovic’s Freeing the Voice


Dennis Oppenheim’s Two Stage Transfer Drawing


Marcel Duchamp’s Rrose Sélavy,


Curious’s On The Scent


Aaron Williamson’s Barrierman,


Marcia Farquhar’s Acts of Clothing,


Jeremy Deller’s The Battle of Orgreave


Forced Entertainment, ‘Tomorrow’s Parties’


Lone Twin’s Beastie


Yoko Ono & John Lennon’s Bagism


David Weber-Krebs & Maximilian Haas’s Balthazar


VALIE EXPORT & Peter Weibel’s From The Portfolio Of Doggedness


‪Drip Music – George Brecht

Martha Rosler: “Semiotics of the Kitchen”


Peter Fischli & David Weiss’s The Way Things Go.

LADA Study Room books:

Access all Areas: Live Art and Disability
Live Art Development Agency

Barby’s Karaoke
Barby Asante

Bitches, Bimbos and Ballbreakers
The Guerrilla Girls

Bobby Baker: Redeeming Features of Daily Life
Eds. Michelle Barrett and Bobby Baker

Chris Burden
Chris Burden

Decoys and Disruptions: Selected Writings, 1975-2001
Martha Rosler

Documenting Live
Eds. David A Bailey, Lois Keidan and Rajni Shah

Double Exposures
Manuel Vason

Fischli and Weiss, The Way Things Go
Jeremy Millar

Good Luck Everybody. Lone Twin Journeys Performances Conversations
David Williams and Carl Lavery

Guy Debord and the Situationist International
Ed. Tom McDonough

In Comes I – Performance, Memory and Landscape
Mike Pearson

Joy in People
Jeremy Deller

Live: Art and Performance
Ed. Adrian Heathfiel

Mad For Real
Cai Yuan and JJ Xi

Marcel Duchamp: Artist of the Century
Eds. Rudolf E. Kuenzli and Francis M. Nauman

Marcia Farquhar 12 Shooters
Ed. J. Maizlis

Marina Abramovic Artist Body: Performances 1969 – 1998
Eds. Toni Stoos

Not Even a Game Anymore – The Theatre of Forced Entertainment
Eds.  Judith Helmer and Florian Malzacher

Out of Now – The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh
Adrian Heathfield and Tehching Hsieh

Perform Every Day
Joshua Sofaer

Performance / Video / Collaboration
Aaron Williamson

Performing Proximity Curious Intimacies
Leslie Hill and Helen Paris

re.act.feminism #2 – a performing archive
Eds. Bettina Knaup and Beatrice Ellen Stammer

Renegotiating the Body: Feminist Art in 1970s London
Kathy Battista

Santiago Sierra Works 2002 – 1990
Ed. Katya Garcia

Stephen Cripps: Pyrotechnic Sculptor
Stephen Cripps

Eds. Anne Bean, Robin Klassnik and Richard Wilson

The Many Headed Monster: The audience of contemporary performance
Joshua Sofaer

Valie Export: Archiv
Ed. Yilmaz Dziewior

Vito Acconci: Writings, Works, Projects
Gloria Moure

Yes – Yoko Ono
Yoko Ono