Eifo at/a / eifo ani — Where are you / where am I

Two live & skype performances in Zürich and Jaffa Tel Aviv & Jerusalem

Friday 22 December at 19:30 CET at Kunstraum Walcheturm Zürich and at HaTeva Theater in Jaffa-Tel Aviv
Saturday 28 December at 19:30 CET at Kunstraum Walcheturm Zürich and at Leo Model in Jerusalem 

Dorothea Rust Performances at Room Dances Festival, Jaffa-Tel Aviv & Jerusalem
Omri Ziegele, Musik-Performances at Kunstraum Walcheturm Zürich
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PANCH als P.A.I.R — Performance Artists in Residence in Nairs
With the Project «Nairs in Movimaint / Nairs in Bewegung» 

SO 26.11.2017 — SO 3.12.2017

Public live performance, with presentation of PANCH and the internet platform at NAIRS Zentrum für Gegenwartskunst, Scuol
Participating artists: Angela Hausheer (ZH/GL) / Ariane Tanner (ZH) / Beat Unternäher (ZG) / Dorothea Rust (ZH) / Heike Fiedler (GE) / Irene Maag (BL) / Judith Huber (LU) / Lara Stanic (ZH) / Leo Bachmann (ZH/GL) / Manuela Imperatori  (BE) / Marion Ritzmann (ZH) / Milenko Lazic (ZH) / Mirzlekid (BS) / Pascal Lampert (GR) / Pascale Grau (BS)
Initiated and organized by Angela Hausheer

Sympodium 'What's wrong with Performance Art'

27—29 October 2017, Corner College Zürich
organized and curated by Dorothea Rust and Dimitrine Sevevo   
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ACT.MOVE.PERFORM. Performance symposium, Dresden 

30. September — 8. Oktober 2017

The symposium ACT.MOVE.PERFORM. performance and performativity in art, education and research will provide an insight into contemporary, artistic and educational approaches to performativity and performance art.

Residency, Bressay Lighthouse Shetland 

3—30 September 2017

«es promeniert» — ein Streifzug durch den KSA-Park

Sunday, 2 July 2017, 11 h, meeting point at building no. 60 at the entrance of the park for pedestrians, Bleichemattstrasse/Herzogstrasse.
The event won't takel place in strong rain (Info: 078 830 33 44) 

With Marie-Anne Lerjen (walking art), Dorothea Rust (artist/dancer), Marco Käppeli (musician, percussionist, improviser)  Flyer/invitationcard 

Wachgeküsst — tours with performative interventions and performances in Kreis 5 Zurich

Tour 1: Saturday June 10, 2017 / 15:00, meeting point at Sihlquai 133 at the entrance of Binz39
Tour 2: Sunday June 11, 2017 / 11:00, meeting point at Sihlquai 133 at the entrance of Binz39

The two tours will start at Sihlquai 133 in the industrial quarter of Kreis 5 Zurich. Six artists from different fields of the arts will focus on specific artworks in public space, establishing a dialogue with the works, finding individual ways of interpretation. They try to enter into a dialogue and contact with each work on equal footing.  
Moderation: Andreas Storm
Artists: Katja Brunner, Zeljka Marusic, Gerhard Meister & Herwig Ursin, Noyau (Yves Nussbaum), Christoph Schreiber, Dorothea Rust
The number of participants for each tour is limited, please register here

ACT Student Performance festival
Hochschule Luzern Design & Kunst in cooperation with École Cantonale d’Art du Valais ECAV
Saturday April 8, 2017 / 14.30—19h, Hochschule Luzern Deign & Kunst HSLU, Bau 742, Viscosistadt, Nylsuisseplatz 1, 6020 Emmenbrücke

Performance Workshop and Lecture in Mysore India

conducted by Dorothea Rust & Irene Müller (Zurich, Switzerland) for students at Chamarajendra College of Visual Art (CAVA), Mysore India
17—20 February 2017


A performance marathon curated by Dorothea Rust and Irene Müller (Zurich, Switzerland), Suresh Kumar & Smitha Cariappa (Bangalore)
14th February, 2017, from 10:00 AM until 9:00 PM
at Venkatappa Art Gallery, for Sambhrama 2017, VAG forum 



Residency, The Booth, Scalloway Shetland 

1—30 September 2016

Performancepreis Schweiz

Award winner: Dorothea Rust «Ritual für den (einen) Mittelpunkt»
Audience award: Garrett Nelson «Their Wedding» 

Performance Art Award Switzerland
20 August 2016, Lupsingen BL
Live Performances of the nominees:
Martin Chramosta (BS)
San Keller (ZH)
Garrett Nelson (BS)
Dorothea Rust (ZH)
Melissa Tun Tun (GE)
ultra (Martin Bieri, Orpheo Carcano, Thomas Köppel, Nina Langensand) (BE/LU/GE)
Urnamo (Ali Al-Fatlawi, Wathiq Al-Ameri) (ZH)

hNC — agency for the new contemporary

low budget community-forming GALA, MANIFESTA 11 parallel events
Saturday, June 18, at 20:00
Impact Hub Zurich, Viaduktstr. 93
rsvp: — a platform through which anyone can order critical performance art
The HnC Team — Martin Schick, Agustina Strüngmann, Marisa König Beatty, in collaboration with: Tamara Alegre, Ali Al-Fatlawil & Wathiq Al-Ameri, Nicole Bachmann, Nino Baumgartner, Søren Berner, Ivan Blagajcevic (Evalyn Eatdith), Anja Braun, Bucci-Moro Entertainment, Catia Costa, Beatrice Fleischlin + Anja Meser, Monica Germann, Kiriakos Hadjioannou, Gregory Hari, Daniel Hellmann, Florence Jung, Ingrid Käser, San Keller, Nils Amadeus Lange, Milenko Lazic, Annina Machaz, Maya Minder, Marc Mouci, Emma Murray, Charlotte Nagel, Neue Dringlichkeit, Katherine Patiño Miranda, Julia Perazzini, Mathias Ringgenberg, Diana Rojas, Oliver Roth, Dorothea Rust, Valerio Scamuffa, Sarina Scheidegger & Ariane Koch, Martin Schick, Vreni Spieser, Veli&Amos, Teresa Vittucci, Peter Voss-Knude, Philippe Wicht

Performance Schreiben

a project by Sibylle Omlin at Kunstraum Kreuzlingen
15 April to 1 May 2016
opening Friday 15 April, 7:30 p.m., Christoph Rütimann performance, Sibylle Omlin introduction
performance Dorothea: Saturday 30 April 5 p.m.

ACT student performance festival
École Cantonale d’Art du Valais ECAV in collaboration with Lucerne School for Art & Design
Saturday 9 April, 2:30 to 7 p.m., Halles USEGO, Rue du Stade 17, 3960 Sierre

Null Komma

a performance by Dorothea Rust and Andrea Saemann, outdoors
Friday, 11 March, 6:30 p.m., on occasion of Kaskadenkondensator presents: bei STAMPA, Spalenberg 2, 4051 Basel 

is melting

9-minute performance at performance relay, Saturday 27 February at Corner College Zürich

LEGS Zürich 2016

coordiantion and organisation of performance relay, Saturday 27 February from 11 a.m. ongoing during 8 1/2 hours, with 57 invited artists/performers from the Zürich area, at Corner College Zürich, contact: Dorothea Rust 

PANCH Launching of the Internetplatform in Zürich

Friday 26 February, 6:30 p.m., PANCH Performance Art Netzwork Switzerland and Corner Colllege present the launching of the internetplatform with the 'LUPE' on Zürich at Corner College Zürich, contact: Dorothea Rust