200 Words is one of two short texts in the book of ideas by performance and endurance artist John Court published in 'an idea of performance a idea of art: By John Court' (Frame Contemporary Art, Finland 2017). This is a large collation of many notebooks which contain John Courts drawings, notes, sketches and ideas for drawing based performances, spanning a period of five years. Other contributing authors include Márcio Carvalho, Phil Sawdon, Sandra Johnston, Victoria Gray, Jonas Stampe, Yingmei Duan, Deborah Harty, Nathan Walker, Shannon Cochrane and Dider Morelli
By invitation from John Court, 200 Words is one of two texts that respond to John Courts endurance drawing practice. 200 Words was submitted as a new and original language based art work as a kind of aleatoric antiphon to his visceral practice and performance notes.
Citation : Clarke, L. (2017) 200 Words. in: Court, J. An idea of performance a idea of art. (Section 2014.08).
ISBN : 97vw52-93-8547-8
Research Group : Fine Art Practices
Research Institute : Institute of Art and Design
Peer Reviewed : Yes
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