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Performa Biennial — New York’s mesmerising performance art festival returns

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Please use the sharing tools found via the share button at the top or side of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a breach of FT.com T&Cs and Copyright Policy. Email licensing@ft.com to buy additional rights. Subscribers may share up to 10 or 20 articles per month using the gift article service. More information can be found at https://www.ft.com/tour. https://www.ft.com/content/0c6b7762-5095-4266-afa6-5b8a0f106090 It’s a big year for the Performa Biennial. The first time since the pandemic that the widely celebrated performance art festival has been able to return to its original indoor format, it is also the biennial’s 10th edition, marking nearly two decades of outstanding work cementing the critical role of live performance in the history of 20th-century art.

Please use the sharing tools found via the share button at the top or side of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a breach of FT.com T&Cs and Copyright Policy. Email licensing@ft.com to buy additional rights. Subscribers may share up to 10 or 20 articles per month using the gift article service. More information can be found at https://www.ft.com/tour. https://www.ft.com/content/0c6b7762-5095-4266-afa6-5b8a0f106090 Founded in 2004 by art historian and curator RoseLee Goldberg, Performa — New York City’s only performance biennial — has presented over 800 artists at more than 200 venues across the city. This year’s biennial will showcase almost 50 artists and collectives from around the world, including the Finnish Pavilion Without Walls, which brings together experimental performance, dance, and sound-based artists from Finland; the Performa Hub, featuring a range of programs, including the launch of the Performa Archives and a new series, titled “Protest & Performance: A Way of Life”; as well as commissions by some of the most exciting intergenerational artists working in the field today.

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Along the Way: Mass Arts Center festival winners announced

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Arts festival winners announced

Three Norton High School students won People’s Choice Awards at the Mass Arts Center’s Spring Art Festival on June 1 and 2 for their artwork in the exhibit titled “The Future Is Now.” Taking the top People’s Choice prize was Julia Ng for her painting “Island Road.” Cailyn Buchanan won second prize with her painting “Autumn Colors,” and Emma Biron won third place with her painting “Curiosity through a Glass Tank.” Buchanan’s drawing “Carrion Crow” took the Curator’s Award as best in show. Students received gift certificates to Jerry’s Artarama, an art supply store in Providence, for their artwork. All 21 pieces of student art by 14 artists are on display at the Morini Gallery (inside the Mass Arts Center, 888 South Main St., Mansfield) through June 22.

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Camberwell Arts Festival celebrates 30th birthday

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The longest running visual arts festival in the UK is celebrating turning 30 this summer.

Taking place between June 8 to 16, Camberwell Arts Festival will celebrate three decades of showcasing the vibrant talent of artists and makers from the area.

The week promises an eclectic mix of open studios, arts markets, exhibitions and workshops designed to inspire, entertain and engage audiences of all ages.

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9 Twin Cities summer art festivals to check out

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Eagan Art Festival

Now in its 30th year, this festival features 85 artists, artist demonstrations, a kids’ scavenger hunt, a balloon artist, and the kid-friendly rock group the Bazillions. The Women’s Drum Center performs June 23 at 1 p.m. (9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 23. Balloon artist June 22 10 a.m.-1 p.m., the Bazillions June 22 2-4 p.m., 1501 Central Pkwy., Eagan, free, eaganartfestival.org)

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