Performance Art

Videos

Daily VICE
4:18

Catching Up with the European Artists Who Perform for Pets

VICE reconnected with Krõõt Juurak and Alex Bailey, a duo staging performance art shows for pets in museums, galleries, and living rooms across Europe.
NSFW Female Gaze / Clip
0:59

Maidenfed

This video for NSFW: The Female Gaze features the artist Maidenfed, who combines photography, self-portrait and collage to create confrontational images that draw on fetish, s&m, and medical imagery, and explore the boundaries of female sexuality.
Daily VICE
2:41

Meet the European Artists Performing for Pets

For more than a year, performance artists Krõõt Juurak and Alex Bailey have been wiggling, sniffing, and crawling around living rooms in Europe in an effort to introduce the animal world to performance art.
Creators Shorties
3:29

David Henry Nobody Jr. at Spring Break Art Show

At the 2017 SPRING/ BREAK Art Show, artist David Henry Jr. created a culinary "tableau vivant," using his body and face as a canvas for exploratory food art.
Creators Shorties
3:33

Orbit at The Whitney

In February, The Whitney Museum of American Art presented Red In View (Orbit), a 10 day continuous performance art piece by artists MPA, Amapola Prada, and Elizabeth Marcus-Sonenberg.
Like Art
5:12

Alexandra Marzella's Unapologetic Nude Self-Portraits

Alexandra Marzella investigates the notions of truth, beauty, and sexuality through the medium of Instagram.
Creators
2:42

Cyborg Performance Art

The Creators Project visits the Konvent, a monastery-turned-avant-garde art space in Spain, to meet two artist cyborgs.
Creators Meets
3:25

Transcendence Through Comedy + Makeup | TCP Meets Miz Cracker

In Harlem, we visit drag performer Miz Cracker, who manages to make the subversion of gender and sexuality a truly entertaining and engaging endeavor.
VICE Meets
12:14

Marina Abramovic Still Doesn't Give a Fuck

We talk with Marina Abramović about her journey from an unhappy upbringing in the former Communist Yugoslavia to the pinnacle of the international art world.
Creators
6:05

Desus & Mero Do PULSE Contemporary Art Fair

The Creators Project's Emerson Rosenthal meets up with VICELAND stars Desus & Mero to show them around the PULSE Contemporary Art Fair at Art Basel Miami 2016.
Creators Meets
2:50

A Fiery Attack on Gender Norms

We meet with personal trainer-turned-performance artist Cassils, who uses the body as a form of social sculpture, examining strength, violence, power, and vulnerability by testing the limits of endurance and empathy.
Art Histories
4:32

Art Histories: Stalking Donald Trump

We explore an extreme version of art predicting life, as David Henry Brown Jr details his performance advocating for the presidency of Donald Trump back in 1999.
Creators
5:22

Satanic Art: A Fight for Freedom

The Creators Project spends the day with some members of The Satanic Temple as they unveil their newest sculpture of Baphomet at their Salem Gallery.
Culture Beat
6:16

Surreal Masks, An Irreverent Half-Time Dance Squad, and Infinity Burial Suits

In this episode, we visit performance artist Henry David Nobody Jr.'s studio to see his provocative and transformative self-portrait masks, meet the LA City Municipal Dance Squad, and face mortality with Jae Rhim Lee's infinity burial suits.
Culture Beat
5:39

Geological Sports, the GoatMan, and South African Photo-Therapy

From NYC to South Africa, we explore the best in art on Culture Beat.
Creators
5:49

Thousands of Electric Pigeons Light Up the Brooklyn Sky | Animal Art

As artist Duke Riley proves in 'Fly by Night,' LED-equipped pigeons are the new performance art.
Creators
4:20

Modern vs. Contemporary Art at the Armory

With host Kathleen Flood, The Creators Project heads to The 2016 Armory Show to check out a series of special exhibitions.
Broadly Specials
7:39

Meet London's Female Drag Queens

Female-identified performers are dressing up in feminine drag and claiming a place in the drag community.