Miami Performance Int’l Festival ’19
The 8th Edition of “Miami Performance Festival International ’19” (M/P ’19) will take place from June 21-22, 2019. M/P ’19 will be staged at Edge Zones space in Allapattah Miami and at Lummus Park, South Beach with different countries represented and a host of local talent . The festival will show a variety of works and will encourage viewers to investigate performance art, spoken word poetry and Noise artistic influence and contributions to our visual and sound culture and will provide the viewer with a unique performance and sound experience beyond the realm of traditional art. A 2-days long interdisciplinary complex multileveled platform which will include videos of performances, live performances, noise, experimental sound art audience participation, publications, artist talks and visual art exhibitions, demonstrates the commitment by Edge Zones to the professional development of South Florida artists in national and international forum.
Eliu Almonte | Greg Alvarez | Simon Bolivar De Los Santos |Calnepuelcom|Jose Fermin Ceballos | Jessica Fairfax | Jose Hernandez Sanchez| Fsik Huvnx |Jose Garza |Bobb Hatt | Jan & Dave |Janet (St. Louis, Mo) |Joko Oso |Kunstwaffen (Pip & Duane) |Male Model | Charo Oquet | Sandra Portal |Psyche Electro-Acoustic Opera (Liza Seigido) |Punto – Experimental Music Ensemble – Gustavo Matamoros, Armando Rodriguez| Julio Roloff | David Rohn | Robert Rudas | Gerardo Segarra | Street Rat | Three Brained Robot (New Orleans) | T’Re Tabu |Two Coin | Bernard | Richard Vergez
M/P ’19 is a stage for both young and emerging artists, curators, critics, and scholars to present their latest work. This world-class performing arts festival will provide the opportunity for our live audience of approximately 2,000 to engage deeply with the ideas emerging from these provocative works.
Miami Performance International Festival (M/P’19) seeks to continue to expand and provide a platform for South Florida-based performance and sound artists to create new work in Miami. This “challenge”, also bringing professionals together for the sake of a common goal: pushing the boundaries of their practice and making that same work accessible to a wider audience.
About Edge Zones
Edge Zones has a 22-year history of supporting artistic practices in the public domain. EZ produces events located specifically and contextually in Miami and the Caribbean region through participatory processes. With Miami Performance International Festival, EZ will seek to establish a new network of public engagement in Miami and Miami Beach.
EZ is a platform for cultural production, artists and volunteer-run contemporary arts non-profit dedicated to the research, conceptualization and execution of events that strengthen the contemporary art environment in Miami. EZ seeks to make contemporary art accessible, to engage audiences and to create a focal point for international research and awareness.
The principal sponsors for the Miami Performance International Festival ‘19are: Edge Zones Project, Florida, USA, Miami Dade County-Cultural Affairs Council, Florida State Cultural Affairs Council and Peroni Beer.