DE GRACIA, Silvio
2016 11th 7a*11d Festival
Silvio De Gracia, Sin Descanso [interferencia 10], 40 AÑOS/SUR: EL GOLPE Réplicas resistencias y memorias en diálogo [1973-2013] Concepción, Chile 2013 PHOTO Miguel Godoy
Les Daré Lo Que Quieren (I will give them what they want)
Friday October 14 7:30 pm
Taking an ironic sentence as a premise for this action, I explore my fragile and wild condition as a human being. I use my body in ways that border on self-aggression, trying to construct images that encourage viewers to consider their own bodies in unusual emotional states beyond the ﬁeld of their everyday experience.
Silvio De Gracia is an interdisciplinary artist and independent curator. He lives and works in Junín, Buenos Aires, Argentina. De Gracia has presented his performances, conferences, and public art projects in Canada, Italy, Serbia, United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal and Latin America. He is an organizer, theorist, and a researcher of performance art. In 2015, he organized PARTICIPACIÓN – Encuentro Latinoamericano de Performance in Argentina. He directs the Videoplay project, an international platform devoted to diffusion of video performance.