VestAndPage, Poetics of Relations, Manifesto
A Manifesto on Performance-Based Filmmaking 
 Video Article, JER Journal of Embodied Research 

                                      Best Film Award for Plantain

                                        The feature film based on the month-long performance walk.



HOME Cycle of Performance Operas

Performance cycle currently being developed since 2017 as collective performance operas with stations in Italy, Greece, Serbia, Poland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, Latvia, South Korea (Gwangju, upcoming). Further chapters and venues to be announced. The work is currently being continued in form of a performance-based film by the Anam Cara Collective: Mirror in the Mirror.





















{ Cyberspace } Untitled Imaginary Society

• Meetup

Thursday, Sep 3, 2020, 5:00pm (CET)

Meetup with VestAndPage curated by Life Itself (Sylvie Barbier & Jacques Chlopczyk). Please sign up to participate.

{ Cyberspace } Centre for Community Culture Development, Hong Kong, HK

• Film Preview

September 4, 2020, 20:00 (HKT)

Asia Preview screening of Anam Cara - Mirror in the Mirror in occasion of the Arts for Resilience Online Festival. The screening is free but please RSVP.

V-A-C Foundation, Venice, IT

• Film Premiere

November 20, 2020, 14:30 - 16:15 - 18:00

The VENICE INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE ART WEEK presents the public premiere screening of ANAM CARA - Mirror in the MirrorAdmission free on registration.

Waldheide, Heilbronn, DE

>>> Postponed

An itinerant performance walk REDLEG presented by VestAndPage and EntrAxis e.V.


>>> Postponed

New performance in collaboration with Andrigo&Aliprandi in occasion of Colpo al Corpo – Festival della Performance Art

Chosun University, Gwangju, SK

>>> Postponed

Performance of the HOME Cycle in occasion of Global Art Together: Face to Face

Venice International Performance Art Week, Venice, IT

>>> Postponed

ART WEEK Summer Class, C32 performing arts work space, Venice, IT


Venice International Performance Art Week, Venice, IT

VestAndPage are the conceivers, initiators and main force behind the international live art exhibition project and residential educational program taking place since 2012 in historic premises in Venice.

University of Exeter, UK

VestAndPage are part of the AHRC-funded research network ROCK/BODY - Performative Interfaces Between The Geologic And The Body in partnership with the British Geological Survey

EntrAxis e.V., Neckarsulm, DE

VestAndPage are making space for performance art and contemporary art practices in Southern Germany in collaboration with the non-profit cultural association EntrAxis e.V.

sin∞fin Trilogy | Video On Demand

VestAndPage's performance-based film trilogy sin∞fin (2010-2012) is available as Video On Demand from VUCAVU


Download as PDF


HOME - Ciclo de performances por VestAndPage

Andrea Pagnes & Verena Stenke, Revista digital Acciones al Margen #2, ISSN 2711-2241, pp. 44-73.

Poetics of Relations – A Manifesto on Performance-Based Filmmaking

Our manifesto as video article on the Journal of Embodied Research, 3(1), 3 (26:55). DOI:

Ephemera Journal of Theatre and Performance Studies - Dossiê Corpos e Deficiência em Cena

Andrea Pagnes, "On Disability Culture, Performing Arts, Social Theatre and the Practice of Beauty", ed. Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil, Luciana da Costa Dias, v. 3, n. 5, maio/agosto 2020

HANIX Magazin - Blickt voraus!

Andrea Pagnes, "Schiebt nicht Deutschland die Schuld zu (Teil 1)", Nr. 68, August/September 2020
Andrea Pagnes on the resurgence of anti-German sentiment in Italy during the pandemic.

Non abbiamo idea di come diventare Internet-based performance artists

VestAndPage's considerations on the work of performance artists during the Covid-19 pandemic, L'INFORME webzine, July 22, 2020.

Part 1 – Il performer è assente

Part 2 – Rappresentare. Astrarre. Ricorrere. Praticare.(Ologramma 2.0)

Part 3 – Col corpo capisco. Nell'infinito presente.

Amidst the Spreading: A Chronicle from the (Old) Continent

Andrea Pagnes' consideration on the Covid-19 pandemic, Live Art Development Agency | Blog, April 1, 2020.

La urgencia de creación desde ese tesoro primordial que es el cuerpo -VestAndPage en Argentina

Work overview and interview with VestAndPage about their works realised in Argentina 2010-2012, Argentina Performance Art, April 2020.

PANCH - Mapping Europe

Interview by Gisela Hochuli with Andrea Pagnes (VestAndPage), 2019.

Ephemera Journal of Theatre and Performance Studies - Dossier Antonin Artaud

"MIRRORING THE DOUBLE AND THE CRUEL- Living, Uncaging, Offending, Celebrating, Analysing: considerations on a few artistic experiences that echoed Artaud’s thought", ed. Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil, Luciana da Costa Dias, Vol 2, No 3 (2019): Dez 2019.

Repertório Livre

"Considerations on Pain and Suffering in VestAndPage's Performance Art", Salvador, ano 22, n.32, p.266-300, 2019.1.


Corpos Diferenciados em Performance

eds. Felipe Henrique Monteiro Oliveira & Nara Salle

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, 2018

With an essay by Andrea Pagnes.

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