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Esther Planas
Latest works, text, performances

2019_

ESPACIOS LIMINARES #2 L'espai d'aprenentage com a camp d'estudi
14.2.2019

2018_

Performing Otherness: a Postcolonial Approach to Francoist Spain
26 October 2018 9am - 5pm Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh/ EH3 9DFSchool of History of Art, University of Edinburgh,26 October 2018 /

Queer +_ Noise # a psycho-social experiment # Curated by Laura Netz at The Others Wed-5-September -2018

Spectres of Modernism at Raven Row, London, 2 February 2018

2017_


05 October – 10 December,  Spectres of Modernism: Artists Against Overdevelopment

Bowater House, Golden Lane Estate, London EC1Y 0RJ. View from Fann Street, EC1.
Curated by Clare Carolin, Artists: Mark Aerial Waller, Fiona Banner, Deborah Curtis, Adam Dant, Jeremy Deller, Arnaud Desjardin, Margarita Gluzberg, Patrick Goddard, Pippa Henslowe, Stewart Home, Siu Lan Ko, Tom McCarthy, Fraser Muggeridge, Katrina Palmer, Cornelia Parker, Esther Planas, Elizabeth Price, Anjalika Sagar – The Otolith Group, Iain Sinclair, Gavin Turk, Eleanor Vonne Brown.

16 June,  The Rome Process Art. Class. War - Performance Party, curated by Mike Watson

28 April-May, RED MAY SEATLE at INCA plus This Might Not Work Red May
Esther Planas Balduz, Felix Gmelin, Talena Lachelle Queen, Clark Wiegman, RabRab, and Kathleen Skeels INCA: 2 West Roy St. Seattle, WA, 98110
Curated by the Red May Collective

24 March, Publication: “Manifestaciones Públicas de Afecto”, presentación de Florencia Portocarrero (Proyecto AMIL, Lima)
Manifestaciones Públicas de Afecto/ Public Display of Affection es una publicación digital que reúne textos e intervenciones de artistas, curadores e investigadores que entienden el afecto como una categoría de análisis crítico y/o político, planteando reflexiones en torno a sus relaciones con el conocimiento y el poder, pero también sobre sus posibilidades emancipatorias. Participan: BAR project, Valentina Desideri, Andrea Francke, Valeria Graziano, Gelen Jeleton, Mathew de Kersaint Giraudeau, Esther Planas y Florencia Portocarrero.

14 February, Paessagio edition and published text by Eric Baudelaire, David Bernstein, William Kentridge, Adrian Paci, Esther Planas, Olivia Plender, Lina Selander, Haim Steinbach, Mariam Suhail, APICHATPONG Weerasethakul. http://blauerhase.com/index.php/news/
http://blauerhase.com/index.php/textspubli/paesaggio/

2016_

Contingence and praxis/ Becoming Haima: Guest Editor Eme3/ Escuela de Calor at Eme3 Architectural Festival/ COAC Colegio de Arquitectos de Barcelona/ Barcelona http://eme3.org/2016/eme3_2016/escuela-de-calor/

2015_

Participant with Escuela de Calor at Eme3 Architectural Festival, Barcelona
http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/project/escuela-de-calor/, School of Calidity: October's Back to De-schooling, Solo project plus various guest. Symposia on the Threptikon about the soul of Plants and us/ Selected for the ART LICKS FESTIVAL http://threptikon.tumblr.com/

2014_

School of Calidity with Nicola Woodham and guest, Summer Camp, Five Years, London
info: http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/five-years-1/2014-summer-campschool-of-calidity/
Fragments (Arts Council of England Grant) at Five Years/ The Showroom London
info: http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/archive/2014-fragments-at-the-showroom/
http://www.fiveyears.org.uk/archive2/pages/169/169_04.html

2013_

Escuela de Calor beyond de Northern division line, in Bruxelles
info: http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/ongoing/2013-de-la-charge-bruxelles/
http://delacharge.com/, Sometimes We appear (With Tuesday 029, at Donlon Books, secret garden)
http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/five-years-1/2013-garden-project-tuesday-029-/,  Escuela de Calor, Eme3 Architectural Festival, Barcelona info:http://www.eme3.org, Museo MACRO Rome, Joan of Art: Towards a Free Education | workshop, conferenze e installazioni by Mike Watson, with Mark Fisher, David Blacker, Adelita Husney-Bei…
info: http://www.museomacro.org/it/joan-art-towards-free-education-workshop-conferenze-e-installazioni, http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/archive/2013-joan-ofart-museomacrorome/
Intensive care or such urgent times we live! show and live talk at "news of the world gallery", 50 Resolution Way, Deptford, London SE8 4NT info: http://www.thecentreofattention.org/home2.html
http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/projects/2013-urban-interaction-num-5/
Guest for Guiding practice and fusión at La Práctica de PISOproyecto by Noemí Segarra y Félix Rodríguez-Rosa in San Juan Puerto Rico
info: http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/archive/2013-pisoproyectosjuan-pr/
http://piso-esther.tumblr.com/

2012_

guest at The Harbour, Beta Local, San Juan Puerto Rico
info: http://www.estherplanas.com/index.php?/ongoing/2013-beta-local-edc-explained/

Lectures, Conversations

2018_

Performing Otherness: a Postcolonial Approach to Francoist Spain
26 October 2018 9am - 5pm Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh/ EH3 9DF

2015_

Aformal Academy: DIGITAL DIALOGUE – Alternative educational practices, with: Esther Planas – Escuela de Calor, Shiri Shalmy – Antiuniversity of East London,The Public School for Architecture Brussels //// https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVXgvMjaKzI

A Nuestros Amigos, El Comité Invisible, Esther Planas Conversa Canibal, La Canibal, Barcelona.

Escuela de Calor, VOLUME with Nick Axel < presentation of projects at Eme3 School of Calidity, Threptikon
Lecture Performance about the soul of Plants and us/ Five Years, London.

2014_

Secret Garden, Conversations and Encounters at Donlon Books, London

2013_

Escuela de Calor: Joan of Art, Macro Museo,Roma curated by Mike Watson May

2010_

Interconnected Echoes: Speaker at The Great British Art Debate 25 July 2010 at 14:00
Clore Auditorium, Tate Britain, curated by Cedar Lewishon at Tate Britain, London 2011

2008_ Performance Symposium at Yes I know Free School curated by Edward Dorrian, Five Years London

Selected Shows

Solo:
2015_
School of Calidity, Back to De-Schooling, Five Years, London
2014_
School of Calidity, Summer Camp, Five Years, London
2013_
Escuela de Calor au Belgique, De La Charge ( Bruselas)
2012_
See Me/ Feel Me / Hear Me, PAMM a project by Guillermos Espinosa, Madrid ( off Arco)
2011_
Rojo: Eventos y Apariciones + Encuentros del Tercer Tipo en Ultravioleta/ Proyectos Ultravioleta Guatemala info: http://encuentrosultravioleta.blogspot.co.uk/
Gipsy Dance Rock Mix, La Loseta, (project by Radames Juni Figueroa) San Juan Puerto Rico
info: http://gipsydancerockmix.blogspot.co.uk/
2010_
The BCN PSYCHO TROPIC WORKSHOPS, Antigua Casa Haiku Project by Alex Brahim Barcelona
2009_
Drinking at the Fountain of Art, White Cubicle, London
2007_
All Cats Are Grey, Spai Ubu, Barcelona
PychogeometryV, Five Years, London
2006_
El Diablo en la Pintura, Club der Polnischen Versager, Berlín (with Marc Hulson and Tuesday029)

2002_
DS number 4, Five Years/ London

Collective:

2014_
*sekw- Gallery Cian, Barcelona Curated by Alex Brahim
Amerika ( GIG Munich ) Germany /(Camberwell University) London
2013_
Fragments ( Five Years ) Arts Council London Grant/ The Showroom events/publication launch
Intensive Care ( news of the world curatorial studio by The Centre of Attention), London
2012_
8FESTIVAL DE PERFORMANCE, Cali, Colombia ( Helena Producciones, Visible, Fondazione Pistoletto)
PABD, Publish and Be Damned, by Kit Hammonds ( ICA , London)
2011_
THEMAGICSEXYTEMPLELOCHOFWONDERSPIRIT,Wonderloch Kellerland Berlin
PABD(activities as part of Pioneers of the Downtown Scene, New York 1970) by Kit Hammonds
The Barbican,London
2010_
BCN PRODUCCIO\'10 La Capella, Barcelona
East End Promises ,London Newcastle Project Space, London
Transzendenz, Autocenter, Berlin
2009_
JTP, James Tailor Gallery,London
2008_
It Aint Fair, OHWOW Gallery Art Basel, Miami
/Maskwork , Five Years Gallery, London
2007_
Rock My Illusion,Fundacion Boti,Granada
The Weasel Pop Music and Contemporary Art, by Kit Hammonds, South London Gallery, London
2006_
Frenzie,Lart Decorative D’ajourduy,Metropol Galleries, Folkestone
2005_
Kunstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral vs Mainstream + Spor Klubu, Zweiter Berliner Kunstsalon, Berlin
Not Yet Night, Studio Voltaire, London
2004_
Publish and be Damned, Cubitt, London
AXXXPRESSSUNIZM, Vilma Gold, London
Sunrise/Sunset, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York
Black, Galerie Nikki Diana Marquardt, Paris
2003_
Snow, Transition, London
Love is in the Air, Museum of Contemporary Art, Ibiza (and touring)
Science Fiction Double Feature, U.C.E, Birmingham
Tender Prey, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam
Frozen Tears, Cabinet Gallery, London
2002_
Je T’aime.... Moi non plus, Kunstmuseum,Thun ( and touring ; Kunsthalle, Bergen; Kunsthalle,Wilhemshaven; Het Domein Sittard , Metronom, Fundacio Rafael Tous D’art Contemporani)
De la representation a l’action ( with Pablo Leon de la Barra) Le Plateaux, Paris
Silence and Darkness, Outline, Amsterdam
Cinematheque, Five Years, London
2001_
The Difference Between You and Us, Five Years, London
Xmas,Outline,Amsterdam
Sous -titre X, Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
Skank, Plus Ultra , New York
Drop Out, Five Years, London
Hit and Run UK, Old Seager Distillery, London
2000_
Attraction, Metronom, Fundacio d’art Contemporani Rafael Tous, Barcelona
Filles Modernes, ESAP, Perpignan
The Redroom, Five Years, London
There is Plenty of Sunshine in Summer, Outline, Amsterdam
Dark Pop, Five Years, London

Selected Live Performances

Threptikon with Human and Devorama E1 device, Action # 2 Five Years /Artlicks Festival/ 2015
Improvising for Mark Peter Wright series of curated events at IMT gallery on 21 of November/2015
See me Hear me, PAMM, Madrid, 2012 ( off-Arco)
Proyecto Cubo (Naves del Español, Matadero, Madrid 2010) Club Esther (Antigua Casa Haiku, Barcelona,2010 )
Winter Rites,(Five Years, London 2009 )Rock My Illusion,(Fundación Boti, Granada 2007)
The Weasel Pop Music and Contemporary Art, (South London Gallery 2007)
London The Mother of all Parties (Beaconsfield, London 2005)

Live Performances, Recordings:

Dirty Snow, live performances as singer and lyricist with support from various artist /musician collaborators at The Mother of all Parties (Beaconsfield, London 2005), Club for Losers (Gossips, London 2004), City of Libertines (supporting The Libertines at The Rythm Factory, London, 2003), on tour with Selfish Cunt (Manchester Dry Bar, Wigan, Southampton, Birmingham, 2004), Club Esther(On the Rocks, London 2003 - 2005); and at Outline, Amsterdam; Galerie Nikki Diana Marquardt, Paris; and at the Clinic, 291 Gallery, Hackney Empire, Skint and Minted (supporting the Libertines at Filthy McNasty’s), Old Seager Distillery, Five Years Gallery and 30 Underwood St Gallery , London 1999 -2005
_Club Esther, On the Rocks, London, May 2002, February 2004, June 2004, February 2005; Pan Ams, Barcelona 2003; Firanka, Berlin 2005 _The Morality of Movement (guest performer). show by Theo Cowley.White chapel project space Jan 2006 _El Enemigo Interior (guest performer in the exhibition by Joan Morey), Galeria Sa Nostra, Ibiza and Palma de Mallorca, 2005/06
_Lightning’s Girl, performance by Dirty Snow of the song by Nancy Sinatra in the film “love in a cold Climate “ by Michael Curran (funded by the Arts Council, screened at Smart Pro-jects Amsterdam,NFT, London) 2003 _Princess Dream -track (recorded under the name Dirty Snow) on Underwood Audio compilation CDs , released September 2002
_DS 4 - Limited 12inch vinyl edition –100 - produced by Dirty Snow, June 2002 _Martin’s head (rhythm section) - Sound Check - Pop song , video pieces by Pete Lloyd Lewis, 2002 _Song Poems, video performance under the name Dirty Snow / collaboration with Peter Lloyd Lewis and Mark Harris, exhibited as part of the group show ‘Song Poems’, Cohan Leslie and Brown, New York + 2 songs included on CD compilation released 2001
_Lost Rabbit, video broadcast on Metropolis, TVE channel, Spain, May 2001
_Sweet Snow White, track (recorded under the name Dirty Snow) on Evensong Recordings compilation CD, released
February 2001 _Redrum - limited edition CD, Plastikiller video - music produced with Luis Carbonell, Barcelona 1999 Esther Planas