The Disabled Avant-Garde (aka DAG) is a satirical organisation formed by the artists Katherine Araniello and Aaron Williamson. They create video and performance art to cause confusion and provoke debate by subverting society's perceptions and expectations of disabled people.
The DAG follow the social model of disability and their work fits the category of 'crip humour', being both pitch-black and self-knowing.
The 17 short films on this DVD cover a six year period between 2006 and 2012 and are made up of performances for camera, and documentation of live performances including invited commissions and uninvited interventions.
Thirteen videos of creative actions, interventions, tactical media, pranks and other activities that fall between the spaces of culture and politics, resistance and creativity. The Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination is...
Limited Edition Exhibition Catalogue from the first edition of the VENICE INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE ART WEEK Hybrid Body – Poetic Body, which took place in December 2012 at Palazzo Bembo, Italy...