Category Archives: PERFORMANCE

Une Petite Mort (1999)

Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
Sophia Kosmaoglou Une Petite Mort (A rite of passage), 1999. Performance and multi-channel sound installation, Fleisherei Blasse, Weimar. Video, mini DV/VHS, duration 11 min
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On 4 December 1999, the citizens of Weimar were invited to celebrate the occasion of my initiation into the society of the carnivores. The event is a celebration and commemoration of the deliberate transgression of a personal taboo effective since my childhood. The transgression is the culmination of a personal history, an allegory for human moral evolution, from an … Continue Reading ››

The Posers (2005)

Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Greg McLaren)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Greg McLaren and Jaleh Alp)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jaleh Alp)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jaleh Alp)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Helen Cerina and Brendan Stapleton)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Helen Cerina and Brendan Stapleton)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Sophia Kosmaoglou)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Gabriella Daris)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jochelle Perena, Maria Kosmaoglou and Bill Aitchison)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jochelle Perena and Bill Aitchison)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jochelle Perena and Maria Kosmaoglou)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Jochelle Perena)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Bill Aitchison and Jochelle Perena)
Sophia Kosmaoglou The Posers, 2005. Performance, 45min, video [Mini DV/DVD], 18min (Gabriella Daris)
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The tableaux vivant was a 19th-century form of entertainment, typically involving the staging of scenes derived from popular paintings and sculpture, or moral and literary themes. In these elaborate stagings, the participants held their postures and expressions for up to twenty minutes. The tableau vivant can be traced to Emma Hamilton’s performances in Italy at the end of the … Continue Reading ››