Sponsored By Nobody attempts to tackle social issues through an approach that revolves around abstraction, deconstruction, repetition, and splicing/collage techniques, while fusing original writing with source material and found-texts.
Previous performances include Americans n’ Indians, het Geit Festival, Ghent, Belgium, July 2011; Americans n’ Indians, Ice Factory Festival, New York City, July 2011; and ATM or this is [not] new york, The Monty Arts Center, Antwerp, Belgium, November 2010. Previous residencies include Artists in Residence, The Performance Project at University Settlement, New York City, 2010; Artists In Residence, The Watermill Center, Southampton, 2010; and Swing Space, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York City, 2009.
During their Swing Space residency, Sponsored By Nobody will develop THE AЯTS, an original work of interdisciplinary theater that investigates the history of public funding for the arts in the United States through a deconstruction of Congressional transcripts during the 1960s and the 1980s/90s.
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