Video clips of Istvan Kantor performing The Tree of Life Project
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Description
Video clips documenting Istvan Kantor's work, The Tree of Life Project, a site-specific performance/monument dedicated to the late artist David Zack. Kantor, who also curated the exhibition David Zack: Wizard?! Perturber?! Possessed!, performed at a tree located in a southeast Calgary parking lot (1st St SE and 10th Ave SE). The performance occurred from October 13-15, 2008, and was presented by The New Gallery in conjunction with the Mountain Standard Time Performance Festival. The monument remained in place until November 8, 2008.

A full length, high quality video of this performance is available at TNG for viewing.

Id number
V.2008.01
Classification
audio/visual material > video
Year 2008
Coverage (yyyy-mm-dd) October 13 to October 15 2008
Credit line Video from the collection of The New Gallery.
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Related entities
Istvan Kantor, individual (was performed by)
Grant Poier, individual (was filmed by)
 

Related Objects
The Tree of Life Project (2008.10.05.02), is related to the object
David Zack: Wizard?! Perturber?! Possessed! (2008.10.01), is related to the object
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