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LAVA

LAVA starts where the crack opens wide, to drip drops of a liquid future. Reminding us of the forces of nature and its inherent movements of transformation. The real witches of daily life, besides fighting for their existence, are taking care of a large number of people. So does Earth to us. LAVA sheds light …

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A.I.R _ Absolut in Ruhe

by Tizo All “My artistic practice is a place of encounter and collision between the individual and the collective. My awareness is where the intangible is present. The senses are awakened and a process of transformation can start, because the trigger is the body in its multiple and amplified forms.”    The space and the …

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SALTO

SALTO is a shimmering slow-motion 10-min-rollercoaster of frictions between rocks, skin, saltwater, wind, feathers, fur, moss and concrete. A single panning movement of the camera circumscribes the dramatically contrasting landscapes of Madeira Island, Portugal. When a human body emerges from the ground in a single dance move, time is removed for a moment before everything …

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AJIMA

AJIMA

The performance AJIMA stages a character that oscillates between real and fake, private and public, quotidien and theatrical. Throughout the piece, the ambiguity of our wavering identities and roles, our assumptions on others in social interactions become a life exhibition, are cast a spotlight on, and are processed in a collective ritual. The self-referential character …

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Danse Macabre & The Burning of the Bugs

Work in Progress: STAGE 2 photos: Zee Hartmann CONCEPT / CREATION Joni Barnard PERFORMANCE Joni Barnard, Liselotte Singer & Marc Philipp Gabriel COSTUMES Tizo All & Team VIDEO ADVICE & DOCUMENTATION Elisa Purfürst NOV 2021 / Uferstudios Berlin / Residency Programme In the frame of the Berlin Residency “TRIALS AND REVISITING”, Joni Barnard continued working …

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X Fastidiosa

a short film by by Tizo All & Marc Philipp Gabriel In the pandemic-stricken olive groves of Puglia, Southern Italy, two human bodies emerge from the trees for a dance of death. The film is an artistic response to the rapid spread of the xylella fastidiosa bacteria in Southern Italy as a result of lacking …

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Drag in Japan – AJIMA

Shot at locations in Japan, April 2019 CONCEPT Marc Philipp Gabriel & Maija KarhunenPERFORMANCE AJIMAMAKE-UP Marc Philipp Gabriel COSTUMES Maija KarhunenPHOTOGRAPHY Marc Philipp Gabriel “Drag in Japan – AJIMA” is a performative photo project that extends the notion of drag from gender performance on stage to identity performance in public. It is the second series …

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WHERE WE ARE NOW

Lilo & Marc keep on living an everyday passive activism: a being together that regards mutual responsibility and care as radically indispensable. Since some years we have found a performativity in our dance practice that lies between intimacy, distance, closeness, anaesthesia of the sexual body, humor, frustration, excitement and boredom that has gained a new …

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Drag in Japan – TASO

Shot at locations in Japan, April 2018 CONCEPT Marc Philipp Gabriel & Asaf Aharonson PERFORMANCE / CO-CREATION TASO MAKE-UP and COSTUMES Asaf Aharonson PHOTOGRAPHY Marc Philipp Gabriel Supported by SEIUNKAN AIR Artist-in-Residence programme, Komoro, Japan The character TASO (performed by Asaf Aharonson) moves between modes of transness, starting from the act of drag as a …

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Pina Bausch Fellowship 2019

Marc Philipp Gabriel is a Berlin based performance artist working with body, voice, installation, video and architecture from the perspective of dance and movement. His fellowship partner is Dançando com a Diferença dance company (Portugal), who work with physically and mentally differently abled people of all ages. Marc will learn about their understanding of dance …

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