Behind the Scenes...

A look behind the scenes of our pilot performance exhibition, February 2020, uniting artists and audience from Seoul, Korea to New York City.

Pilot Exhibition Telematic Embrace (Episodes 1 & 2) Feb. 7-8

On February 7-8, the Telematic Embrace Research team, comprised of translators, programmers, audio-visual technicians, actors,  writers, and directors gatherd locally and online between South Korea, Italy,  and New York to share the first 2 of 8 episodes with  audience in-house at Seoul's Culture Art & Industry  Convergence Center, and remote audiences online around the world. 


Actors: 

Haisol Choi

Young Jun Kang

Dong Kyu Seo

Mijin Won

Shin Yung Yoon

Rui Zhang

Chan Hyo Kim

Harrington McKenna


Assistant Director New York: Ella Stoller
Music by: Lisa Yihwan Lim

Art Design: Han Donghwi
Stage Design: Choi Se Yong
Application: Kim Jae Hyun
Media System: Kim Koeun
Costumes and translation: GiNa

Director of Media: Heo Seong Yong
Sound Design: Lee Hyung Dong
Additional translations by Kim Min Jeong, Choi Haisol

Creative Producers: Kim SeungWoon and Lee ByeongHo
Assistant Producers: Ko Geonwoo, Jung Boojin, Jin Ju


Project supported by ARKO foundation
Managed by Nalda Factory


Produced by Jeonjak and Danjam


Write telembrace@gmail.com to get in on the fun!

Behind the Scenes

Bringing the story to life, one step at a time.

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WORKSHOP IN MAASTRICHT (NL)

MAASTRICHT ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

FEBRUARY 12TH - MARCH 22ND, 2019

Workshop was conducted remotely by Andrea Paciotto. Participants joined

from different locations using their computers and mobile devices. Aim was to explore ways in

which the digital space, connecting remote locations, can become an environment for art creation.


Participants: Eylem Polat, Luisa Sugaipov, Predrag Končar, Veronika Schoberer, Clara Sophia Uerlichs


Guest Artists: Billy Clark, Herman Maat and Karen Lancel, Salvatore Iaconesi and Oriana Persico, Venelin Shurelov, Mia David

WORKSHOP IN SEOUL (KR)

NAMSAN CONVERGENCE CENTER, SEOUL

MAY 11TH - 26TH, 2019 

A workshop about live telematic performance, curated by Andrea Paciotto with the collaboration of Jared McNeill, Billy Clark, and Soh Jaehyun. 


Focus on the ways people use media to connect, live, and create art. Workshop aimed to investigate the potential of telematic performance and explore how the shared digital space can be used as a live stage for contemporary narratives.

WORKSHOP IN SPOLETO (ITA)

Cantiere Oberdan, La MaMa Umbria International, Spoleto

July 23rd - August 3rd, 2019

The workshop in Spoleto gave the opportunity to bring together a core team of collaborators:

Andrea Paciotto , Jared McNeill, Lee ByeongHo, Kim SeungWoon, Kim JinAh, Han DongHwi,

Chae SangMin, Billy Clark.


After the work done in the previous months of reading, researching, interviewing, and collecting people’s experiences, Andrea Paciotto and Jared McNeill prepared a selection of stories, and set about adapting these stories for telematic performance. 

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