Archive for the ‘Performance’ Category

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Performance Art Action Floating/Drowning @ Beach

Floating/Drowning, a collective performance art action by Monica Jahan Bose with One Billion Rising and many others December 2, 2016, 1-3 pm, Satellite Art Show @ Parisian Hotel, 1510 Collins Ave and the beach, Miami Beach, Florida খরবায়ু বয় বেগে, চারি দিক ছায় মেঘে, ওগো...

by Monica Bose on December 12th, 2016
Comments Off on Performance Art Action Floating/Drowning @ Beach  climate change, Events, Exhibition, Performance

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DARCHIRA RIVER Performance in Katakhali Village

DARCHIRA RIVER a performance/installation by Monica Jahan Bose in collaboration with the women of the Katakhali Cooperative January 2, 2016 duration: 2 hours. location: banks of Darchira River, Katakhali Village, Rangabali Union, Patuakhali District, Bangladesh On January 2, 2016, I created a new performance piece...

by Monica Bose on January 23rd, 2016
Comments Off on DARCHIRA RIVER Performance in Katakhali Village  climate change, Performance

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INUNDATION for Nuit Blanche DC

INUNDATION at the Dupont Circle Fountain was an intense and fitting culmination to the series of climate pledge workshops that were organized in DC over the past year. It was an hour-long performance and included more than 20 performers, including several dancers from Mayur Dance...

by Monica Bose on October 22nd, 2015
93 Comments   Performance, Uncategorized

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Whirlwind visit to Simpson College, Iowa

I am still processing my fantastic two-day visit to Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, near Des Moines. What a pleasure it was to meet Judy Walden, chair of Gender and Women’s Studies, who invited me to Simpson to deliver their 2015 Women in America Lecture....

by Monica Bose on March 24th, 2015
Comments Off on Whirlwind visit to Simpson College, Iowa  climate change, Events, Performance, Uncategorized

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JALOBAYU during Art Basel-Miami Beach

December 5, 2014 at 4 pm, Select Art Fair, Miami Beach. JALOBAYU জলবায়ু (Climate.Water.Wind.) Click for Press Release. Wrapping and unwrapping, leaning on others, moving out of SELECT onto Miami Beach. Wind lashing a 216-foot sari. Linked with strong women. And their beautiful children. Sand...

by Monica Bose on December 12th, 2014
Comments Off on JALOBAYU during Art Basel-Miami Beach  climate change, Performance

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WATER Performance in Brooklyn

I am back in DC after a whirlwind trip to Brooklyn, NY for a new performance called “Water,” which was presented at Grace Exhibition Space as part of a summit and performances to mark the launch of Incidence magazine, focusing on performance art. Four artists...

by Monica Bose on April 27th, 2014
1,515 Comments   Performance, Uncategorized

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Unwrapping Unwrapped in Art See

Thanks to Art See for this blog article about UNWRAPPED: A Post Performance Dialogue and Dinner. Click here for the link to the article.

by Monica Bose on December 3rd, 2013
1,685 Comments   Performance, Press, Uncategorized

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In Berlin Press!

Berlin Art Link’s review of the (e)merge art fair says: “DC-based, Bangladeshi-American artist-activist, Monica Jahan Bose performed Unwrapped. With a 216-foot sari—covered with writing from the women of Bose’s ancestral island village in Southwestern Bangladesh as part of a storytelling and eco-empowerment project—Bose wrapped and...

by Monica Bose on October 28th, 2013
1,480 Comments   Performance, Press

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Cover story in Brooklyn Paper!

The Sublime Virtue Performance was on the cover of the Brooklyn Paper. Here is the article.

by Monica Bose on October 23rd, 2013
1,487 Comments   Performance, Press, Updates

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Sublime Virtue in NY Press!!

This article came out about the performance at the DUMBO Arts Festival right after the fair! Epoch Times Article here.

by Monica Bose on October 21st, 2013
1,670 Comments   Performance, Press, Updates