Bean is the founder of ]performance s p a c e [. Since establishing the space in 2010 she has overseen all programming, co-curated numerous performance platforms and managed 2 artist residency programmes (most recently Martin O’Brien’s Regimes of Hardship: Illness & The Enduring body). As an independent artist she has recently had work published in Repeat Rewind Rephrase (Latymer Projects), performed at Bone Festival (Switzerland), Grace Exhibition Space (New York) and SPILL: Festival of Performance (Ipswich).
Benjamin Sebastian is co-director of ]performance s p a c e [. He joined the space in January 2011 and since has overseen all programming, co-curated numerous performance platforms (including A Queer (dis)Position) and co-managed the summer residency programme. As an independent artist he has recently had work published by Stand (an (in)Xclusion festival publication, 2012), LABOUR (exhibition catalogue with essays, 2012) & performed at CREATurE live art festival(lithuania) and The School of Queer Home Economics, The Hayward Gallery(London). 2013 sees his first solo exhibition at Bruno Glint Gallery in August.
Bean and Benjamin Sebastian were awarded the Artists’ International Development Fund (British Council and Arts Council England), to develop personal performance and curatorial practices in New York, 2012.
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