PERFORMING SPACE 2022
EPIDAURUS

conference - workshop

Scientific committee 

President: Prof. Aggeliki Spiropoulou. Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου - University of the Peloponnese

Dr Maria Mikedaki, Dr Eftichis Pirovolakis, Dr Ioanna Papadopoulou, Dr Christina Zoniou, Dr Ioanna Tzartzani, Dr Anna Tsichli, Assi Dimitrolopoulou, Dr Antonia Vasilakou, Dr Emmanouela Voyatzaki.  Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου - University of the Peloponnese

Prof. Alberto Morell Sixto, Dr Pablo Berzal Cruz. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Prof. Marisa Mancilla Abril. Universidad de Granada

Prof. Francesco Careri, PhD (c) Alba Balmaseda. Università degli Studi di RomaTre

Dr Andrea Moneta. Nottingham Trent University

 

 

Conference program
Aria Building, University of the Peloponnese, Nafplio

August 27th                    

 

1st session.         Chair: Dr Christina Zoniou. University of the Peloponnese

9:30       Prof Angeliki Spiropoulou

                Head of the Theatre Studies Department. University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                 Welcome Address

10:00     Prof Alberto Morell Sixto                          Online

                Department of Advanced Architectural Design. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain

                 Architecture as a Space of Consciousness

10:45     Assi Dimitrolopoulou                                 Online

                Member of the Specialised Teaching Staff, University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                 Performing Urban/Public Space: Creating a Spatio Trajectory Approach 

11:30     Break

12:00     Caterina Trifirò, Cristiana Minasi        Online

                Researcher in Performing Arts, University of Messina. Italy

                Actress and Phd (c), University of Messina. Italy

                 Performance, Space, City: “Delivery Theatre” in Messina by the Carullo-Minasi Company

12:20     Virna Koutla                                                   Online

                MA in IED (Royal College of Art), BA- MArch (NTUA)- Greece

                 ‘Hybrid Habitat’: Ontological Encounters and Material Dialogues

12:40     Alina Gold                                                         In-person

                M.Sc. Architecture and Urban Planning / University of Stuttgart. Germany

                 Architecture and Movement

13:00     Discussion

13:30     Lunch break

 

2nd session.        Chair: Dr Maria Mikedaki. University of the Peloponnese

15:30     Dr Nikolaos-Ion Terzoglou.                    In-person

                Assistant   Professor, School   of  Architecture, National Technical University of Athens. Greece

                Nietzsche’s Labyrinthine Spatiality: Body, Place, and Stimmung

16:15     Dr Eftichis Pirovolakis                               In-person

                Assistant Professor, Department of Theatre Studies, University of the Peloponnese, Greece

                Vertiginous Performances

17:00     Break

17:30     Evangelia Danadaki                                    Online

                 MA Contemporary Photography; Practices and Philosophies, Central Saint Martins, UAL.

                  Performance as a Political Action: Creating a Public Space

17:50     Lydia Polykandrioti                                    Online

                MA Architecture. Greece

                 Non-performative Space

18:10     Dr Katerina Kosti                                          Online

                Member of the Teaching and Laboratory Staff, University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                 Archaeological Museum as Performing Space for the Elderly

18:30     Discussion

19:00     Break

19:30     Georgina Kakoudaki                                  In-person/ Location: Nafplio city centre

                 Artist, independent researcher

                  Performing Nafplio. New Narratives About the Old Stuff

                 Site specific performative walk. Meeting point in front of Nafplio City Hall

 

August 28th                                                                   

 

3rd session.         Chair: Dr Anna Tsichli. University of the Peloponnese

9:30       Dr Ioanna Papadopoulou                        In-person

                Assistant Professor. University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                 Mythical/Spatial/Performative Lessons from and of Greek Tragedy

10:15     Dr Pablo Berzal Cruz                                   In-person

                Postdoctoral researcher in ritual space. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain

                 The Performativity of Ritual Space

11:00     Dr Andrea Moneta                                        Online

                Senior Lecturer. Nottingham School of Art & Design. United Kingdom

                 Scenarchitecture: A Method for Investigating the Role of Genius Loci in the Reading, Understanding, and Interpretation of                    Architecture and Heritage

11:45     Break

12:00     Dr Thomas Symeonidis                             Online

                Adjunct professor, Athens School of Fine Arts. Department of Theory and History of Art. Greece

                 Performative Design and (Dis)assemblage Aesthetics in Samuel Beckett’s Writing Spaces

12:20     Dr Vasiliki Sirakouli                                     Online

                 PhD, Anthropology of Music, Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Architecture, DUTH

                  When Jan Despo Met Jazz: Space and Music Performances in Cultural Performances 

12:40     Dr Triantafyllos Bostantzis                      Online

                 PhD School of Drama, Faculty of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Greece

                  Delphic Prometheus (1927, 1930): Jesus Christ’s Golgotha Transforms into Neo-Romantic Aesthetics

13:00     Discussion

13:30     Lunch break

 

4th session.       Chair: Dr Ιoanna Papadopoulou. University of the Peloponnese

15:30     Dr Francesco Careri                                    Online

                Professore Associato. Dipartimento di Architettura. Università degli Studi Roma Tre. Italy

                 Walking as an Aesthetic Practice

16:15     PhD (c) Alba Balmaseda Domínguez  In-person

                Assistant Professor in Stuttgart School of Architecture. PhD(c) Roma Tre, Italy. Spain

                 Bodies, Water and the City

17:00     Break

17:30     Yolanda Cerezo de Pedro                         Online

                 Architect, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain 

                  Women Performance Shapes the World

17:50     Dr José Jaraíz Pérez                                   Online

                Architect, Assistant Professor, Department of Advanced Architectural Design.  Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain

                 Collective Consciousness. The Dancer's Perception of Space

 18: 10    PhD (c) Eduardo Pérez Gómez             Online

                 Architect, Assistant Professor, Department of Advanced Architectural Design.  Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain

                    The Eternal Performance

18:30     Discussion

19:00     Closing of the Conference

Experiments in the Environment- Epidaurus. One-day workshop
Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus, Archaeological site     +     Palia Epidaurus

August 29th

              Hats, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended

 

9:30       Meeting point at the box office of the archaeological site of Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus

10:00     Dr Maria Mikedaki

                Assistant Professor. University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                &

               Dr Pablo Berzal

               Postdoctoral researcher in ritual space. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Spain

                Performing Epidaurus. A Performative walk through the Sanctuary

12:00     Dr Antonia Vasilakou

                Member of the Specialised Teaching Staff, University of the Peloponnese. Greece

                 Healing Flavors. 

                Site-specific physical theatre in the Sanctuary

14:30     Lunch break

 

17:00     Meeting point at parking of the Micro Theatro of Palia Epidaurus

17:30     PhD (c) Alba Balmaseda Domínguez 

                Assistant Professor in Stuttgart School of Architecture. PhD(c) Roma Tre, Spain

                Palia Epidaurus

                 Performing Water. Sunk City 

                 Aquatic site-specific performance. Swimsuits and goggles are required, swimming shoes are recommended