Hector Canonge
  • Male
  • New York, NY
  • United States

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Performance Discipline
Interdisciplinary Performance Artist
Hector Canonge is an interdisciplinary artist whose works incorporates the use of New-media technologies, physical environments, cinematic and performative narratives. In his work he explores and treats issues related to construction of idendity, gender roles, and the politics of migration. His performances mediate movement, endurance, and ritualistic processes as well as the interaction with the public.

Canonge's performance art work has been presented at Topaz Dance and Gallery Space, Queens Museum of Art, Bronx Museum, Panoply Performance Laboratory, Surreal Estate, IATI, Crossing Art Gallery, Y Gallery, Cadwell College, and Grace Exhibition Space among others. He organizes the seasonal performance art festival ITINERANT, and curates the monthly program A-Lab Forum at Crossing Art Gallery.
More info: www.hectorcanonge.net

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Posted on November 13, 2013 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

Hector Canonge completes "TROTAMUNDOS" a live art project that took him through various countries in Europe…



Posted on March 29, 2012 at 2:34am 0 Comments

QMAD, Queens Media Arts Development, launches ITINERANT, a citywide festival for Contemporary Performance Art to be hosted at various venues in the five boroughs of New York City. ITINERANT starts its five week program at GRACE EXHIBITION SPACE in Brooklyn on Friday, March 30th, featuring the work of local, national and international performance artists.…


CLANDESTINO: World Migrant

Posted on December 20, 2011 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

In observance of International Migrants Day, artist, Hector Canonge, invited the general public to symbolically occupy the world by joining him for the presentation of CLANDESTINO: World Migrant on Sunday, December 18th, 2011.  The two-hour public intervention and performance art event took place around the UNISPHERE, the monumental steel structure, located in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York.…


BLANCO at Conference of Work: Operations and Participations

Posted on November 11, 2011 at 8:14pm 0 Comments

BLANCO, Spanish for "target," is a performance treating the indiscriminate treatment of people based on racial, gender and migrant status profiling.

Saturday, November 12, 10 PM as part of the Conference of Work: Operations and Participations organized by Panoply Performance Laboratory, and presented at Grace Exhibition Space in Brooklyn.  More info: http://www.panoplylab.org/conference.html…


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