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Studies in Games and Performance

Archive for March 2012

Editorializing on Stelarc’s “Suspensions” Exhibition, March 2012, Melbourne AU

March 27, 2012

For the uninitiated, Stelarc is a Cypriot-Australian performance artist whose work focuses on the relationship between the body and self. In a similar vein to Donna Haraway, Stelarc’s works, involving suspensions, prostheses (most famously, his Extra Ear, which is grown out of his adult stem cells and implanted in his arm) and robotics, address the […]