Life drawing class based on the figure of travesti in theatre. Incorporating costume design, theatre staging and song, the session will explore paradoxes and performativity of gender.
Emiliano Maggi (Italy) is an interdisciplinary artist based in Rome. He uses a diverse practice incorporating craft, sculpture, performance and song to explore themes of mythology and folklore. Recent exhibitions include Museo Civico Castelbuono, Palermo; Cinque Mostre 2017 at the American Academy in Rome; Galleria Lorcan O’Neill and Operativa Arte Contemporanea Gallery, both Rome.
Part of our Queer Futures public programme and exhibition.
Queer Futures is a public programme of events and exhibition exploring narratives for queer resistance, from mythology and folklore to speculative science fiction. The programme will include performances, screenings, discussions and workshops and each event will leave a contribution in the space to form a gradually expanding archive.