PERFORMART '15 / II. Performing Art Conference

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PERFORMART '15 / II. Performing Art Conference
PERFORMART '15 / II. Performing Art Conference, coordinated by İstanbul Bilgi University, Management of Performing Arts Department and DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center), and organized by BİLSAS (Science Art, Sport Productions) will take place on December 19-20, 2015.

All submitted papers are subject to double blind peer review. Conference proceedings are going to be available on DVD as e-book and DAKAM's digital library with an ISBN number before the conference and will be sent to be reviewed for inclusion in the "Thomson & Reuters Web of Science's Conference Proceedings Citation Index" (CPCI) and Google Scholars.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: Oct 11, 2015
Deadline for registration: Nov 6, 2015
Deadline for full papers submission: Nov 13, 2015
Current trends and practices
- Current trends and practices, locally and internationally
- Perspectives on a future performing art
- Globalism and Theatre
- Public Space and Performance
- Multi-platform and evolving choreographic practices in the 21st century
- Creativity and innovation: Case Studies
- Social activism and history of politics on stage

People and Institutions
- Choreographer and director
- Acting and Actors in modern society
- The role of funding bodies, service organisations, curators, producers and agents including the business, marketing and distribution
- Performing arts management

Interdisciplinary Issues
- Popular culture, TV and stage
- Approaches to performing art education and training
- Democratisation of theatre, dance and live music through social media
- Interactive performances – 2D and 3D mediating technologies in creating, experiencing and distributing
- Magic, circus arts, carnivals and culture

Architecture and Performing Arts
- Architecture of stage and theatre
- Stage Design
- Topographies, sites, landscapes

Modern Dance and stage
- Contemporary trends in modern dance
- Meaning and movement
- Stage-centred concepts of the body
- The place of dance and theatre in the society

Music and Sound
- Experimentalism, digital age and musical performance
- Improvisation
- Concerts, festivals, live music
- New instruments and digital tools of sound
Academic Advisors
Asst. Prof. Burcu Yasemin Şeyben - Istanbul Bilgi University
Instructor Aylin Kalem - Istanbul Bilgi University

Scientific Committee
Assoc. Prof. Ayrin Ersöz - Yıldız Technical University
Assoc. Prof. Asu Aksoy - Istanbul Bilgi University
Instructor Beliz Demircioğlu Cihandide - Istanbul Bilgi University
Res. Asst. Rasim Erdem Avşar - Istanbul Bilgi University
You can submit your abstract by entering the online registration system EASYCHAIR at