Amelia Beavis-HarrisonArtist, Curator, Writer
Amelia Beavis-Harrison is an artist and curator currently based between the UK and Norway. Amelia’s practice is rooted within performance which is used as a way of interpreting situations and re-defining histories. Part of her practice explores the role of costume within performance questioning its role as an additional part and considering it as a central component that can begin a visual dialogue read full statement
|Activities||Lecturing, Residencies, Participatory projects, Public art, Curating|
|Artforms / type of project||Curatorial project, Installation, Live Art, Performance, Sculpture|
|Tags||costume, narrative, situation, performance, history|
News & Events
Startpoint Art Prize
29/09/2015 – 01/11/2015
Prague National Gallery
I am participating in this years Startpoint Art Prize in Prague. The exhibition is held in Prague National Gallery in the Trade Fair Palace and brings together different MA works from Europe.
Sluice Art Fair
16/10/2015 – 18/10/2015
Sluice Art Fair
Working with newspapers as a form of script, four slam poets and rappers will take on each other and the news. They will battle against one another whilst representing papers and their agendas.
Theater and Politics
10/11/2015 – 15/12/2015
I will be making a new performance in Article Gallery based on a play by Mayakovsky, it will make a commentary on the economic banking 'crisis' and the current Conservative government.
The Russian poet Vladimir Mayakovsky asked of his future peers to make contemporary his work, so that is relevant in the future. This irresistible challenge will see me re-make all 5 of his plays.