Texts

Selected Essays

Commissioned introductory text for the forthcoming publication:
Parallel Show, ed. Frans van Lent, Mondrian Fund and Dordrecht, Forthcoming 2017.

‘Learning in Public’, Parallel Show #4, Tate Britain, London, 2016.

‘Messy Listening’, Listening Through a Beam of Intense Darkness, Fig-2 (ICA) and Outset, 2015.

‘Four Figures (low resolution) and a Technique of Extraction’, Listening Through a Beam of Intense Darkness, Fig-2 (ICA) and Outset, 2015.

‘Version 1’, Open School East, AND Publishing and Artquest, 2014.

Time Capsules and Conditions of Now, David Roberts Art Foundation (DRAF) and Vision Forum, 2012.

‘Holography for Beginners’, Nowiswere Contemporary Art Magazine, Issue 7, 2011.

‘The Time Between the Two: Simon Pope’s A Common Third, Nowiswere Contemporary Art Magazine, Issue 6, 2010.

‘Lara Baladi: Domestic Excess and Recycling’, Zenith Magazine, Issue 1, 2010.

‘I’m Thinking of You, Franko B’, Nowiswere Contemporary Art Magazine, Issue 4, 2009.
 
 

Selected Text Works

I work with text in my practice, for example, scores, fiction and live writing.
These texts are generated through site residency, performance or action research, and are published through various means including sculpture, live composition, performance, installation, and voice.
 
Live writing extracts from my two-day performance installation/live composition, ‘A Call from the Library’, at former Hackney Archives, London, 2014.

‘Dark (Trees) 1989-2012’, 2013
Written in situ and performed as part of my commissioned ‘Live Diagramming’ performance at Parasol Unit, London.

‘One Damn Thing After Another, Or, An Empathic Mirror-Touch’, 2012
Text Installation over two floors of the gallery at DRAF (David Roberts Art Foundation), London as part of Fig. 4: Time Capsules and Conditions of Now.
 
 

Texts in Action
Below are selected extracts published through sculpture, performance, installation, voice, and live composition.
 

Lisa Skuret, 'One Damn Thing After Another or An Empathic Mirror-Touch', 2012
'One Damn Thing After Another or An Empathic Mirror-Touch', Lisa Skuret, 2012


One Damn Thing After Another or An Empathic Mirror-Touch
, text installation excerpt, 2012, DRAF (David Roberts Art Foundation)

The De Beauvoir Labs: Portunalia, Lisa Skuret
Excerpt from score
Portunalia, Lisa Skuret, 2014

 
Portunalia (collaboration with Sally O’Reilly), score excerpt, 2014, PEER Gallery

 
 

A Call From the Library, LisaSkuret, 2014
A Call From the Library, LisaSkuret, 2014
A Call From the Library, Lisa Skuret, 2014
A Call From the Library, Lisa Skuret, 2014
 

A Call from the Library
, live writing/sound composition excerpts, 2014, former Rose Lipman Library