ITINERANT Performance Art Festival NYC / Performancy Forum at Panoply Performance LabPANIC becomes us

an exploration of a generative, exhausted body. an anxious body. a politically paranoid body. cyclical actions based on DSM-V diagnostic criteria for PANIC disorder.

May 16 & 18, 2017
performance art

I am a renegade hysteric.

A subversive melancholic.

A revolutionary psychotic.

My executive dysfunction can be a model for a new kind of behavior – a neuroqueer practice which dismantles our society’s toxic ideological obsession with work, productivity, and functionality.

Video by Karolina Kubik

photo by Hector Canonge

photo by Hector Canonge

photo by Hector Canonge

The annual performance art festival, ITINERANT, invited the general public to a week of Live Action Art from May 13-20, 2017. The program was organized and curated independently by interdisciplinary artist Hector Canonge. ITINERANT 2017 featured performance art works by local, national and international artists coming from Europe, Latin America, Asia, and North America. The festival’s featured works that dealt with notions of human displacement, pilgrimage, physical dislocations, psychological migrations, and corporeal transportations.