Francis Alys, who trained as an architect and has been based in Mexico City for almost two decades, has worked in film, sculpture, and performance since the early 1990s. Performances such as Paradox of Praxis, 1997, for which he pushed a block of ice through the streets of Mexico City until it melted
Jesper Just works primarily in video, focusing on male gender roles, cross-generational relationships between men, and themes of power, redemption, and seduction in works that knowingly mimic Hollywood productions in their aesthetic, dramaturgic, and narrative language. He has had solo shows at Perry
Dieter Appelt Dieter Appelt has been a Professor of Photography, Film and Video at the Hochschule der Kunst in Berlin since 1982. He studied photography at the Academy of Fine Art in Berlin as well as music at Leipzig and Berlin Music Academies.
Appelt's work of the late 70's & 80's was typically
RoseLee Goldberg, art historian, critic, curator and author whose book Performance Art from Futurism to the Present first published in 1979, pioneered the study of performance art. A graduate of the Courtauld Institute of Art (London University), she was director of the Royal College of Art Gallery i