Nocturnal Creatures: Laure Prouvost

it's a tragedy

  • Frieze Art Fair 2018. London. .Photo by Linda Nylind.

    Laure Prouvost, It’s a Tragedy, 2017. Performance, duration variable. Performed by Marie Vasconi© Laure Prouvost; Courtesy Lisson Gallery.

Past Event


This event was on Sat 20 Jul 2019, 7-10pm

Fragments of overheard personal conversations are sung live by opera singer Marie Vasconi, in a performance by Laure Prouvost that plays with our perception of privacy. First performed at Frieze Art Fair 2018 and now relocated to a local pub famous for its East End artist patrons, the piece humorously trespasses in the social contexts of art. Drop in between 7-10pm and you could hear your chat interpreted into spontaneous opera.

Part of Nocturnal Creatures, our free late night arts festival in the East End

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