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Three Scenes from In Memory of Johnny B. Goode: World Tour (2014–2017)

S Lowry, I Taimre

Contemporary Art Tasmania (CAT) | Published : 2018

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Post-conceptual art is not necessarily tied to a singular object, image, location or event. Instead, it might be accessed by its audience in numerous ways or as an aggregate of medial elements. “The Ghosts of Nothing – In Memory of Johnny B. Goode” is a radically intermedial artistic project developed by Sean Lowry and Ilmar Taimre across multiple forms and locations, nationally and internationally. Evolving from an original “rock opera” that was translated into a “radio play” and then remediated as a “world tour” of performance-based works presented in conjunction with exhibited material images, texts and artefacts, it epitomises the continuous and continually-evolving nature of..

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