W.O.R.K.S Among the Easels

Paul Woodrow, Clive Robertson, Johanna Householder, Matt Rogalsky, Terrance Houle

Festivals: M:ST 6 Biennial | October 15 - 27, 2012.

W.O.R.K.S — WE.OURSELVES.ROUGHLY.KNOW.SOMETHING was an international performance art festival and publishing collective based in Calgary from 1972 –5. Their historically-acclaimed curatorial performance, audio and artist television projects include: First World Festival of W.O.R.K.S (1972); A Conceptographic Reading of World Thermometer, a six one-hour artist television series on performance (1973); LIVE LICE — satire Cable TV community news program (1974); VOICESPONDENCE — an audio art cassette magazine (1974);W.O.R.K.S. Plays Cricket (1975); and w.o.r.k.s.c.o.r.e.p.o.r.t (Beau Geste Press, 1975).