ARTIST STATEMENT

I am a conceptual performance artist that creates immersive dramatic spectacles, using the mystique of the fantastic and vérité. My postmodern theatre work is the result of mixed cultural experiences, with an analytic perspective behind nature, magical thinking, supernatural and universal existential thoughts. I incorporate into my work "art as a vehicle" to exaggerate everyday reality and blend together the real with fantasy, magic, myth and natural phenomena. I combine fantastic elements through a narrative of virtual images mingled with live action in the real space where the action is happening. My intention is to create equilibrium between the everyday real atmosphere and the magical one: imaginary characters doing mundane things and mundane characters doing unreal and fantastic things. To tell stories in the scenic space, I use my  transdisciplinary art method. It contains written work, design, performing and visual arts. I call my eclectic work, performance-art-cinema™ (Theatre-Media). I design the whole production and hand make the visual elements: costumes, masks and life-sized puppets characters as objects of art. I utilize recycled materials and found objects. As part of the visual concept, I create scenic virtual sets and multimedia video, shot with cinéma vérité techniques and documentary and film footage. My mise-en-scène connects the virtual narrative of moving images with a preconceived plot, and the spontaneous performance-art action. I direct the ensemble to blend in with the environment as a potent ingredient. Time and space become one, and the imaginary fourth wall is removed to engage the audience as a “real” witness of an "immersive dramatic spectacle". –Roi Escudero

ARTAUD MARAT a Roi Escudero performance-
ARTAUD MARAT a Roi Escudero performance-

a Roi Escudero performance-art vérité tale, inspired by the lucid madness of a beloved genius, Antonin Artaud.

The BUBULINOS series
The BUBULINOS series

Mrs. Mind and Rose

The 11 th DIMENSION
The 11 th DIMENSION
Biographies
Biographies

Valentin Ewan and Roi Escudero

CAIN
CAIN
FLOW
FLOW
PRESS
PRESS

Roi Escudero as Mrs. Mind

Awards
Awards
The COLONEL'S WIFE by Mario Fratti
The COLONEL'S WIFE by Mario Fratti

 

A performance-art cinema installation for the stage Scene: The Apocalyptic Party-Omni Terra-The Red Zone 

 

Credits:  Picture 1) ©2018  The 11th Dimension by Roi Escudero  -  A post-modern performance-art cinéma ™ vérité tale. told in the 11th Dimension. 

© Painting: The Robot's  Astrolabe by James Ewan - Collection Marcia Simon Weisman - 

© Video by Valentin Ewan  - In the Video,  Jack Placidi as Dr. Destino 

In the picture Cesar Valderrama as B2 and Roi Escudero as Bubulina.

Picture 2) In the picture: Roi Escudero as Mrs. Mind and Cesar Valderrama as B2 


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