"AGONIST" was developed for a multi-disciplinary project and performance that engages the analysis of physical strength and presence. Various bodily postures, rhythmical motions and mediums combine to translate and interrupt motives for exercise and/or corporeal practices. In "AGONIST" - the performance, the visibility of fitness and degrees muscularity aim to trigger an immersive environment that questions how we maintain and present our objective form, proximate tactility, psychologies and philosophies associated with physical well being.
Directed by Lisa Lipton & Carl Spencer
Cinematography by Philip Bowen & Aran Wilkinson-Blanc
Edited by Lisa Lipton
Soundtrack by Lisa Lipton & Carl Spencer
In assoc. w/ EMMEDIA
AGONIST was performed live during Particle & Wave 2.5 in Calgary, AB. The project involved the usage of electronic drum triggers to shift audio and visuals, as well as the presence of live performance // dance.
STARRING: Zoe Correl, Harold Vasquez, Nina Rojkovskaia, Melvi Alvarado, Roy Hertz, Heidi Pawloski & Lisa Lipton