Performance for Festival Island #1, Cneai, Chatou, 29 September, with SWA, dancers from Centre national de danse contemporain d’Angers (CNDC), Aurélie Goddard and Ludovic Austry. Live publication made in situ by SWA, Speech and What Archive Part 3, newspaper printed in an edition of 100 copies.
Speech and What Archive (SWA) is a gang of young and experienced art professionals who seek to make speech material together. By proposing the event and exhibition What the monkey says no one pays attention to, SWA members Marie Gautier and Clémence de Montgolfier want to address the issues of absurd imitation, bodily embarrassment, disregarded discourses, and to [...]
Speech and What Archive Medicine Show, performance organized within the exhibition by A Constructed World, Based on a true story, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, The University of Melbourne, 22.11.12
A Constructed World Medicine Show, performance at the Festival Reims Scènes d’Europe, Frac Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, 08.12.12
Social Practice Workshop, California College the Arts, San Francisco, November 2009, with Speech and What Archive and ACW. The group attempts to receive telepathic messages from Veronica Kent and Sean Peoples in Melbourne. « What if received messages were more interesting than sent messages? Why should telepathy follow the model of a classic discussion? Maybe the [...]
Workshop on La Maison Flottante, Cneai, Chatou, September 2009.
Y3K Gallery, Melbourne, 10 April – 8 May Speech and What Archive began on a floating house on a river in Chatou, France, at the invitation of A Constructed World. In Melbourne Flottante, we continue to consider what is kept and why it is kept, how things may be mapped, traced or stored, the possible [...]
Speech and What Archive performed, read, spoke and sang in the Speakeasy Medicine Show, an ACW event, at the Biennale de Belleville on 9 October 2010, Paris. A Floating Conversation Performance #31 & 32, Adam & Eve COLD Trailer Vespétro The Gift of Nothing Lenny Bruce Monologue The Nice Choir
Paola Pivi’s, GRRR JAMMING SQUEEK, Rotterdam, February 2011 Performance by Speech and What Archive and special guests Steve Piccolo and Michele Robecchi Medicine_Show_INVITATION
A Micro Medecine Show, in La Ronde, Ferme du Buisson, Noisiel, 2011 video of avant-spectacle
Café Pompier, Evento, Bordeaux, 2011 Pour Eyjafjoll, Speech and What Archive propose « A Love Medicine Show », un événement musical et dansant qui invite a repenser les usages de l’amour. Say you, say me. I love you for sentimental reasons. How deep is your love ? Let’s talk about love. watch the [...]