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Jimena Bermejo @Vertigo 2015, Waterloo Center for the Arts, IA, USA

  • Waterloo Center for the Arts 225 Commercial Street Waterloo, IA, 50701 United States (map)

Vertigo 2015
Performance Art is live. It is experimental. 

This fascinating and popular series features the work of the world’s preeminent performance artists. These artists will expand the traditional definition of art using sound, video, and the human body. Co-sponsored by the University of Northern Iowa’s Department of Art.

October 9 | 7PM
National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Dan Gable Museum

Jorge Rojas  (Salt Lake City, UT) will step into the ring at Waterloo’s National Wrestling Hall of Fame (303 Jefferson Street). In the guise of Mil Mascaras (A Thousand Masks), Rojas relives an important part of his childhood in Mexico.

October 16 | 7PM
Waterloo Center for the Arts
Sarah Hill (Austin, TX) creates works that examine the physical and psychological dimensions, definitions and transitions of gender and queerness.
Jimena Bermejo (Boston, MA) will explore how the human body and technology can be used to create a physical and emotional relationship with the audience via a live remote performance. 

October 23 | 7PM
Waterloo Center for the Arts
Shannon Cochran (Toronto, Canada) uses humor to strategically urge audiences to consider their own role in the creation of a performance.

All performances are free of charge.

Organized by the UNI Department of Art and Waterloo Center
for the Arts. Support comes from, The Fairy Godfather Fund,UNI College of Humanities & Fine Arts, Friends of the Art Center and
Stella’s Guesthouse.

Waterloo Center for the Arts | 225 Commercial Street Waterloo, IA 50701 | 319-291-4490