Mobilise/Demobiliseis an artistic response to a world of increasing conflict, crisis and emergency. Human mobility and the impact of mobile technologies are explored through a series of networked performances, as Covid19 lockdowns and travel restrictions force us to live more and more of our lives online.
This is a work-in-progress presentation. Mobilise/Demobilise wlil present a series of cyberforamnces in October as part of the launch of the rebuilt UpStage platform.
Mobilise/Demobilise is an international collaboration between UpStage, the online cyberformance venue, Teater InterAkt (Malmö, Sweden) and Schaumbad – Freies Atelierhaus Graz (Austria), funded by Creative Europe.
Participating artists include: UpStage: Helen Varley Jamieson, Vicki Smith Teater InterAkt: Sara Larsdotter Hallqvist, Cecilia Nkolina, Jesper Miikman Schaumbad: Eva Ursprung, Anita Hofer and Cym.
UpStage is an online venue for cyberformance, first developed by the globally distributed cyberformance troupe Avatar Body Collision in 2003. It is currently being completely rebuilt to bring it up to date with the latest internet technologies, and the new platform will be launched in October 2021. For more information about the rebuild, which is part of the Creative Europe-funded project Mobilise/Demobilise, please visit https://mobilise-demobilise.eu/