Selected performance art projects in video documentation

 

Hugs

 

Six-hour action by Tomasz Szram at the Entropia Gallery in Wrocław on May 14, 2022.
The performance was part of my solo art exhibition "Postcards send on the move"


The video was recorded and edited by Mariusz Jodko.

 

entropia.art.pl

 

A Few Minor Space-Times

 

Celebration of 40 years of the international Performance Art Archive BLACK KIT/ DIE SCHWARZE LADE with one month of experimental work in Cologne, Germany 2021

Performance during the first visiting artists group on 10.10.2021

With support from the Finnish Cultural Foundation SKR (artist grant 2021) 

 

Camera: Constantin Leonhard & Liane Ditzer
Editing: Evamaria Schaller
2021 © BLACK KIT

 

blackkit.org

Interview and excerpts from performance at

RAVY Biennale in Cameroon 

A modest interview and excerpts from performance "Above and Under the Chair" during the 10th RAVY Biennale curated by Serge Olivier Fokoua in Yaounde, Cameroon 2018

 

With support from Frame Contemporary Art Finland (travel grant)

Interview, camera and editing: Video: Yvon Ngassam

 

ravybiennale.net

Walk

The Performance consists of several difficult steps with the help of spectators. Performed at New Performance Turku curated by Leena Kela, Finland 2017

 

With support from the Kone Foundation (artist grant 2017)

 

Video: Christopher Hewitt

newperformance.fi

 

Sad Heaven Hell Sinking

 

Performance at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía,
Acción!MAD Festival curated by Nieves Correa. Madrid, Spain 2015

 

With support from Frame Contemporary Art Finland (travel grant)

 

Camera: Yolanda Pérez Herreras

accionmad.org

Black Knight

Performance recorded during Streetlevel Festival - Performance Art in Public Space curated by Roi Vaara, Katri Kainulainen in Helsinki, Finland 2015

Camera and editing by Maximilian Latva

Suicide Attempt Doomed To Failure

Performance filmed during CREATurE Live Art festival Daina Pupkevičiūtė & Vaida Tamoševičiūtė in Kaunas, Lithuania 2014

Camera: Akvilė Matulaitytė and Lukas Motiejūnas
Editing: Lukas Motiejūnas

creatureliveart.lt

Introduced Species

Performance recorded during Mother's Tongue festival curated by Willem Wilhelmus in Universum Theatre, Helsinki 2014


Cameras: Issa Tuoma, Marcio Carvalho and Frida Stenbäck
Editing: Tomasz Szrama

motherstongue.net

Blind Date

Performance filmed during Live action Gothenburg curated by Jonas Stampe, Sweden 2013

liveaction.se

Untitled (On the Inclined Plane)

Performance filmed at Viva!Art Action, Montreal 2013
 

Video recorded by John Boyle Singfield

 

vivamontreal.org

Ode to Joy

Performance recorded and edited in camera by Erkki Pirtola during the 2nd Là-Bas Live Action Biennale curated by Irma Optimisti, Helsinki, Finland 2012

www.kaapeli.fi/~labas/2012

 

Three Nails

Performance during GUANGZHOU LIVE 3 Festival curated by Jonas Stampe in Guangzhou, China 2012

guangzhoulive.info

 

Three Hundred Times A Fallen Angel

Performance for camera recorded at home, office and various public spaces in Helsinki, Finland 2009

 

Video by Tomasz Szrama. 
Camera: Tomasz Szrama, Maria Kuusniemi-Szrama

Total Solar Eclipse

"I naively believe, that anyone anywhere can create a phenomenon on a cosmic scale"

Outdoor performance by Tomasz Szrama in Helsinki, Finland 2006

 

Video by Tomasz Szrama. 

Camera by Maria Szrama and Jari-Petri Mattila.

Sound created during the live show by Jaap Klevering and Hepa Halme.

Even Worse Taste of Now

Stop motion video documentation of four day long participatory performance at EXIT Festival curated by Roi Vaara in Helsinki, Finland 2001
 

Thanks to Marek Pluciennik for the camera and Marcus Lerviks for editing assistance.