VB34 – Net / Work

KANDAHAR, 10 March — Light and space artist Betty Tureaud and performance artist Vaneeesa Blaylock collaborated for the first time today on Net / Work a massive installation of Wagnerian ambition. In dramatic contrast to Gallery Xue / London’s closet-sized 165 square-meter facility, the Gallery Xue / Kandahar mountain site …

VB28 – Performance Document

VB28 – The Seniors Project @VB/CO Villa, Biscuit Bay, An Li SATURDAY 18 June 2011 ============= SLT: 10am – Noon EDT: 1-3pm GMT: 5-7pm BST: 6-8pm CEST / SAST: 7-9pm MSD: 9-11pm SUNDAY 19 June 2011 ============= HKT: 1-3am JST / KST: 2-4am Previz: http://vaneeesa.com/2011/05/02/previz-the-seniors-project/ Cast: http://vaneeesa.com/2011/06/19/vb28-cast/ Site Plan: http://vaneeesa.com/2011/06/20/vb28-site-plan/ …

VB26 – Performance Document

VB26 – Average Biscuit Bay, An Li 30 April 2011 5-7pm GMT PREVIZ: http://vaneeesa.com/2011/04/21/previz-average/ RAW IMAGES: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaneeesab/sets/72157626491886731/ The clone. An extension of the self? The end of humanity? George Lucas thinks that out there somewhere there may be inter-stellar wars over them. The clone. A touchstone for the uniqueness, or …

VB25 – Return

VB25 – Return by Vaneeesa Blaylock On 19 October 2010 I left this world: http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/19/ascension/ Today, a half year plus four days later, I returned. http://vaneeesa.com/2010/12/26/previz-vb26-resurrection/ Initially conecived as a “resurrection” it seemed more fitting to have a simple “return” not too much grandeur (though we did put the VB16 …

VB27 – UnWedding2.0

VB27 – Un/Wedding2.0 4 June 2011 3pm SLT The Rose Theatre Kaya Angel, proprietor / builder Elvera Lerner, special events http://www.impl.org.uk/ http://slurl.com/secondlife/Angel%20Manor/133/228/21 Hairs by Carina Larsen / Amacci http://amacci.net/blog/ http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Amacci/187/106/22 CONCEPT: In this virtual ritual we reconsider the nature of marriage both in the physical and virtual worlds. Why does …

VB24 Performance Document

In 2011 VBCO/Multiverse has chosen to fly beyond the nest of Second Life http://vaneeesa.com/2011/01/06/vbcomultiverse-2011/ The February stop on our odyssey, VB24 – Multiverse http://vaneeesa.com/2010/12/29/previz-vb24-multiverse/ is an ambitious multigrid re-envisioning of our ill-fated VB22 / Burn2 performance http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/05/previz-vb22/ In 3 identical architectures on 3 distinct grids we simultaneously occupy 3 parallel …

VB23 – Performance Document

VB23 – New Clothes Saturday, 22 January 2011, 8-10pm GMT a performance on the InWorldz grid Agnes Sharple Ironyca Lee Late Lee NightOwl Meridoc Obveeus Lee Tim Otherland Trilby Minotaur Vaneeesa Blaylock Zsophia Innovia Performance Image Set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaneeesab/sets/72157625760262059/ As Aero described in her Previz for VB23 – New Clothes, this …

It’s a Dualist Virtual Universe

When I contemplated Avatar Suicide the other day, so many people reached out to me in different ways. I have to thank everyone so much. And especially Laurel Leavitt and Krissy Sinclair who tried to help that morning. http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/16/vb22-avatar-suicide/ http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/19/ascension/ Laurel and Krissy both expressed a lot of concern for …

The Broken Man

I meant to write this blog post back in August ’09 when we performed VB07 – I Advance Masked. VB07 Performance Images: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaneeesab/sets/72157623520926810/ VB07 Machinima: http://www.blip.tv/file/2503163 VB07 Previz: http://vaneeesa.com/2009/06/12/vb-previz-5-i-advance-masked/ One of the most enigmatic, haunting images in all of art history is The Broken Man. If you’re brave enough to …