Prêt-à-Médiatiser by House of POLLYFIBRE
Ellison, C. (2012) Prêt-à-Médiatiser by House of POLLYFIBRE. [Video]
Official URL: http://rapidpulsechicago.com/video-series
Prêt-à-Médiatiser by House of POLLYFIBRE is a film made from diverse footage of a performance. The live event takes the fashion show catwalk as a site for exploration, with a focus on the dialogue between liveness and mediatisation. The audience and press are invited to document the event and the subsequent film is made using footage collated from the crew, the audience and the official press. RAPID PULSE International Performance Festival presents international, national, and local artists who were invited or selected from an international call for proposals. The curatorial committee consisted of Julie Laffin, Steven Bridges, Giana Gambino, And Joseph Ravens. The festival includes live gallery performances, public performances, a video series, social events, artist talks and panel discussions.