Action Script: Symposium on Performance Art Practice and Documentation in Asia

Last month in Hong Kong, Action Script: Symposium on Performance Art Practice and Documentation in Asia.

A roundtable, including Martha Wilson,¬†Paul Clarke, Farah Wardani, Thomas Berguis, Ray Langenbach, Wen Lau, Debra Wacks, Ko Siu-lan, and Seiji Shimoda, covered¬†“topics such as the festival as a platform for performance art, challenges faced by artists in the region, technical complexities of documentation, and the philosophical dilemmas of archiving/historicizing art creations that are inherently impermanent.”