The exploits and musings of an artist-acupuncturist, lecturer and researcher at CoDE, Cambridge School of Art, Cambridge, UK.

Fluxing the Manifesto! Re-working the Artist/Audience Divide. See: http://visualisecambridge.org/?p=490

In January I was very kindly asked to take part in an event called ‘Future Fluxus’, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Fluxus, by organiser, curator and director of Cambridge’s Visualise public art program Bronac Ferran.

Conducting my performance as research, I asked members of the audience to re-work and rethink George Manciuna’s fluxus manifesto. Below is my ‘instruction piece’ and the audience responses which together recreated and documented a contemporary interpretation of Fluxus:

Here is George Manciuna’s original:      Here is my instruction piece for Fluxus participants:

   

Below (and the one displayed at the top of this post) is the body of work not only ‘completed’ as per instruction but recreated and reinterpreted by the Future Fluxus ‘audience’ –

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here is a link to the event:

http://visualisecambridge.org/?author=1

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