Nanxi and Rokko starts their collaboration since 2015. They have performed together in India, China, Philippines, Slovakia, Hungary and also co-facilitated performance art workshops focusing on performance in public space. Their performance were based on confrontation between private experiences and social issues, and researching on political body in social context. Recently they are working on Transart Communication 30 anniversary project in Central/East Europe (Rokko) and a whole year project in Hong Kong 2018: Drifting Borders — An Art Project about Nation, Identity and the Individual (Nanxi). To learn and unlearn from the past and the present, they rethink their role of art-practitioner in daily life struggles and social situations.
Rokko Juhász (1963), Visual artists, Organizer. Director of Kassák Centre for Intermedia Creativity and curator of Transart Communication festival. He involved in visual art performance scene since 1986. His main activities are public space performances, performance interventions and performance projects. From 2009 he runs performance art workshops and university courses worldwide. Juhász lives and works in Budapest.
Nanxi Liu (1989) performance researcher, artist and organizer, based in China and Hong Kong. Liu was a project officer of Centre for Community Cultural Development (2013 - 2015) in Hong Kong, during which she has been coordinating performance art festivals, workshops and events in Hong Kong and China. She also works as a researcher and writer on performance and socially engaged art in Hong Kong.
19.03 - 23.03.2018
Performance workshop and tutorials
19.03.2018 / 18:00 / Berlinka - SNG / Public lecture
The project was supported by the Ministry of Education of the Slovak Republic as part of the program KEGA (no.005VŠVU-4/2016).