Author name: Margaret Dragu

TWEED CURTAIN: making the invisible visible

VIDEO[clickhere] part performance, part walking-tour, part agit-prop, fun/funny with serious intentions. It was about making the invisible visible; creating ephemeral body aktions as traces of embodied mapping. Dancers & performers gave the public TWEED CURTAIN passports, stamps & stickers, and blank postcards (to write folks back home). Performers & public were measured/organized/routed/re-routed and held a …

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LADY JUSTICE & GODDESSES at Vancouver Art Gallery

VIDEO[click here] live performance-transmission by LADY JUSTICE and THE GODDESSES to the right-wing, populist-fascist, anti-immigration, anti-choice leaders of Europe & North America. FUSE evening at The Vancouver Art Gallery in response to BOMBHEAD exhibition curated by John O’Brian; audience participation helped to create documentation of this event; performers — Margaret Dragu, Kate Barry, Kage, Lorna …

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URBAN SKILLS NO. 5: Secretarial

VIDEO[click here] Dragu and Cornelia Wungaarden embody the 70’s secretary and provide cultural commentary from within the era and the office; joined by Western Front-ers of 1979 along with the era’s office technology including a state of the art IBM selectric typewriter.