Dan Perjovschi la Liverpool
The gallery’s space: Before and After the intervention by Dan and his Liverpool guests.
You can listen to Dan Perjovschi speaking about his Tate Liverpool experience in a short video on the BBC’s pages dedicated to the Liverpool Capital of Culture 2008, at www.bbc.co.uk/liverpool08/video/12/danperjovschi.shtml
While in the UK, Dan has also taken some time to work together with the News Magazine on the BBC’s website, in order to compose a topical cartoon for the Magazine Index. You can read the story here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7787337.stm
Other artists involved in ‘The Fifth Floor’ are: Polish artist Pawel Althamer, Olivier Bardin (France), Rineke Dijkstra (The Netherlands), Liverpool artist Nina Edge, Swedish artist collective International Festival, Peter Liversidge (UK), Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Mexico/Canada), Liverpool artist Paul Rooney, Tino Sehgal (Germany), tenantspin (a Liverpool-based community TV channel), Xijing Men (an artists’ group from China, Japan and South Korea).
The exhibition will be accompanied by a comprehensive publication, edited by Peter Gorschluter (Head of Exhibitions, Tate Liverpool) and published by Liverpool University Press, featuring contributions by participating artists as well as interviews and essays by Lars Bang Larsen, Claire Bishop and Nicolas Bourriaud among others.
Details on www.tate.org.uk/liverpool
More about Dan Perjovschi on his website: www.perjovschi.ro