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Performance

International; late 1960s

Performance has its roots in the staging of deliberately provocative public events by Futurist and Dada artists in the early 20th century. These actions are often regarded as the origins of the Happenings and Fluxus events of the 1950s.

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Marina Abramović, Rhythm 5, 1974 (published 1994)
Marina Abramović, Lips of Thomas, 1975 (published 1994)
Marina Abramović, Rhythm 0, 1975 (published 1994)
Marina Abramović, Cleaning the Mirror #1, 1995
Vito Acconci, Grasp, 1969
Matthew Barney, CREMASTER 1, 1996
Matthew Barney, CREMASTER 5, 1997
Matthew Barney, CREMASTER 2, 1999
Matthew Barney, CREMASTER 3, 2002
Joseph Beuys, Virgin (Jungfrau), April 4, 1979 / June 23, 1979
Joseph Beuys, Virgin (Jungfrau), April 4, 1979
Joseph Beuys, Terremoto, 1981
Sharon Hayes, In the Near Future, 2009
Nikki S. Lee, The Punk Project (#6), 1997
Nikki S. Lee, The Tourists Project (9), 1997
Nikki S. Lee, The Yuppie Project (4), 1998
Nikki S. Lee, The Seniors Project (14), 1999