ICE Public Event: 26th November 2016

See how Judo influenced
movement and colour in Yves Klein’s work

Martial Art videoSee how Judo influenced movement and colour in Yves Klein’s work.  Watch a live-animated performance from judo experts influenced by current Tate Liverpool exhibition, Yves Klein.

Using video capture and animation to record judo forms, this performance will explore the use of movement, balance and colour found in Klein’s artwork.  Yves Klein was a master in judo with his performances influenced by the equilibrium, balance and poise techniques used in martial art.

This event, organised by Alex Jukes, Senior Lecturer in Animation, and Programme Leader for Animation Programmes at Edge Hill University, will take place at Tate Liverpool.

Read more here: Edge Hill Animation

Martial art

Date: Saturday 26th November 2016

Programme:  10.00am – 4.00pm

Venue: Tate Liverpool (Directions)

Registration:  is closed.


ICE EVENT: In Conversation about Yves Klein
Wednesday 22nd February 2017, 6.30pm
Tate Liverpool and Edge Hill University’s Institute for Creative Enterprise (ICE) present a public event to discuss the Tate exhibition ‘YVES KLEIN‘, with guest speaker Darren Pih, curator at Tate Liverpool. Yves Klein is considered a major figure in post-war European art. He was the leading member of the French artistic movement of Nouveau réalisme founded in 1960 by art critic Pierre Restany. Klein was a pioneer in the development of performance art, and is seen as an inspiration to, and as a forerunner of, Minimal art, as well as Pop art. The event will take place at Edge Hill University’s Ormskirk Campus.  More Information

21 OCTOBER 2016 – 5 MARCH 2017
A major figure of post war art, Yves Klein (1928–1962) is renowned for his dazzling monochrome paintings and for pioneering new attitudes on the relationship between art and life.  This will be the first UK exhibition in over twenty years, exploring in-depth the full range of his work.
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TATE EXCHANGE: In Conversation with Elena Paulumbo-Mosca
Saturday 26th November 2016, 10.00am
Join Elena Palumbo-Mosca as she talks about her involvement in Klein’s experiments with the expressive potential of the body as manifested in his Anthropometries. These paintings, created by the artist choreographed nude models as living paint brushes to transfer blue pigment onto canvas, whilst accompanied by a live orchestra playing his ‘monotone symphony’.  This event will take place at Tate Liverpool.  More Information

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