Canadian performance artist Jess Dobkin presents her recent work, with a focus on affect and abjection as they relate to her creative practice. The presentation is part performance, part lecture and includes various formats that document Dobkin's recent performances including The Lactation Station Breast Milk Bar, Fee for Service and Everything I’ve Got. She always invites audience engagement by encouraging questions and conversation at both the beginning and end of the presentation. Free admission.
About Jess Dobkin
Touring internationally, Jess Dobkin has performed, lectured and conducted performance art workshops in the US, Canada, Germany, Belgium, and the UK. Her performances have been presented at renowned avant-garde venues in New York including P.S.122, The Kitchen, LaMama, Dixon Place, the Joyce SoHo and the WOW Cafe.
In Toronto, her work has been presented at The Power Plant, The Ontario College of Art & Design Professional Gallery, YYZ Artists’ Outlet, the WARC Gallery, SPIN Gallery, Buddies In Bad Times Theatre, the Inside/Out Festival, and other venues.
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