Hand Held Lava

Andrew Patrizio (Performer), Ilana Halperin (Performer), Karen Holmberg (Performer)

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Abstract / Description of output

An original 1-hour performance and film work, using found amateur footage from sources such as Pathe and YouTube, on volcanic eruptions. The script was written collectively by Patrizio, Ilana Halperin and US-based vulcanologist Karen Holmberg. It won a competitive commission award run by Triple Canopy in Brooklyn, NY. It was first performed there then subsequently re-performed at Cell Projects, London; Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow (Dec, 2010); Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent (May 2011); Schering Foundation, Berlin (March 2012). There are future presentations possible.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationVarious
PublisherTriple Canopy
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2010


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