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Live Arts Week VII starts this month

Italian festival features Mark Fell, Filippo Cecconi, Hannah Sawtell and others

Live Arts Week returns to Ex GAM, the former Gallery of Modern Art in Bologna, this month.

“An intense aesthetic and ecstatic crossing, a liberating flight from and of the body, following an artistic research that moves between obstinacy and displacement,” declares Xing, the cultural organisation who host the event.

Accompanied by Gianni Peng, a name that we are told is a “phenomenon, not a person: a new identity, unlikely but real, to be treated as an abstract concept”, the program features a selection of live works, performances, concerts, and film.

On the line up are: Krõõt Juurak, NO-PA PA-ON, Luciano Maggiore, Louie Rice, Julian Weber, Paolo Bufalini, Filippo Cecconi, Mark Fell, Drumming, Justin F Kennedy, Goodiepal & Pals, Antonia Baehr, Latifa Laâbissi, Nadia Lauro, Mette Edvardsen, Liliana Moro, Leandro Nerefuh, Libidiunga Cardoso, Cecilia Lisa Eliceche, Caetano, Rodrigo Sobarzo de Larraechea, David Wampach, Rian Treanor, and Hannah Sawtell.

Live Arts Week VII / Gianni Peng runs between 18–21 April. Watch a clip of Rodrigo Sobarzo A P N E A.