Wayward Objects Performance Workshop by Rita McKeough

Rita McKeough

Festivals: M:ST 6.5.

February 17 – 21, 2014
University of Lethbridge Art Department $25. per participant (Maximum 15 participants) To register, please contact director@mstfestival.org
M:ST Performative Art Festival is pleased to offer a 6 days intensive performance workshop with Rita McKeough (Calgary, AB) open to performers and artists of all backgrounds. The workshop offers theoretical and practical explorations of perfor- mance art methodologies with a focus on our interactions with everyday objects by integrating sound, images with performative processes.
Presented with the generous support of the Canada Council for the Arts and the University of Lethbridge Art Department.
Rita McKeough
Calgary-based audio, media installation and performance artist Rita McKeough has exhibited extensively in Canada since 1977 and has presented her work internation- ally. She has taught at various art institutions throughout Canada and has been a drummer in various bands. McKeough insists that she has been fortunate to have the support and assistance of her friends and community to produce her work.