Event Anastasia Booth

Anastasia Booth

First Thursdays

01 November 2018
7pm–10pm

  • Event Cost:
    Free

The IMA will be transformed into a one-night-only club by artist Anastasia Booth in this First Thursdays event not-to-be-missed.

Preaching to the Perverted: Club Issue is the collision of Booth’s interests in fetish culture, Freudian psychoanalysis, and classical ideas of desire. Booth will make over the IMA Screening Room as a dungeon-like venue, bathed in red light, for performance, music, and subversive self-expression. Embrace your alter-ego with costumes crafted by Booth in latex, leather, and rope (or bring your own). With new performances by Booth throughout the evening, Shibari rope tying demonstrations, and a DJ spinning tunes to get you in the mood.

Guest Info
  • Anastasia Booth

    Anastasia Booth works across sculpture, moving image, photography and installation. She interrogates spaces of female desire in cultural production and symbolic discourse by employing strategies of mimicry, humour and appropriation. Booth holds a Doctorate of Philosophy from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane. She has exhibited nationally at the University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane; Australian Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; Screen Space, Melbourne; and Boxcopy, Brisbane. Booth was artist in residence at Metro Arts in 2017. She received the Dorothy Birt Memorial Prize in 2016 and an Australian Postgraduate Award in 2014.

Similar Events

20 November 201420 Nov 2014

Record Label Symposium

04 May 201704 May 2017

Hannah Brontë

First Thursdays

11 September 201411 Sep 2014

Ulanda Blair

IMA Talk

18 June 201518 Jun 2015

Bruce McLean with Vernon Ah Kee

In Conversation

01 March 201801 Mar 2018

Warraba Weatherall

First Thursdays

25 October 201525 Oct 2015

Slavs and Tatars: The Tranny Tease

Lecture Performance

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands where the IMA now stands. We pay our respect to Elders past, present, and emerging.

0