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The Beginning

The project officially begins broadcasting on the 8th June 2011. Please come back then to view the daily log of the Instability in Stability performance series. There will be lots of ways to get involved in the project. Follow the links below for … Continue reading

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Project Launch on June 8th!

Instability in Stability has officially launched with its own Ustream channel. Broadcasts will begin from the 8th June inviting audiences in Cara Davies’ loft in Bedfordshire. From the 8th Cara will begin a three-month challenge to archive the entire contents of her loft and all … Continue reading

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‘The Man Who Never Threw Anything Away’

Born-Digital Archive Reference: IiS_P.B.2_2011-06-03_log-kabakov-reading The text was read live as part of a series of test broadcasts to check the technical infrastructure of the Instability in Stability performances. The text has a strong resonance with why the loft project was developed and … Continue reading

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LAPSody Festival

8th – 11th June 2011 Between the 8th and 11th June Instability in Stability will have a broadcasting station set up at the LAPSody festival, Theatre Academy Helsinki. LAPSody 2011 is “a conference and festival that explores and questions ideas … Continue reading

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Broadcasting Preparations

Technical Rehearsal: Tuesday 7th June 2011 Performance Broadcast Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.3_2011-06-07_Broadcast-Preparations The aim of the technical rehearsal was to prepare all technical and logistical components of the Instability in Stability project. I visited the loft to double check the number of … Continue reading

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Archiving Processes vs A Spring Clean

Day Two: Thursday 9th June 2011 Performance Broadcast Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.6_2011-06-09_log-day-2 Debate whether the performance activity of Instability in Stability is purely focused on archival practice. To what extent is it a domestic spring cleaning process and/or a professionally rigorous exercise in … Continue reading

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Extra Broadcasting Date – Saturday 11th June

To coincide with the LAPSody festival the Instability in Stability project will, for one week only, host a weekend broadcast. As a marker for this special occasion Cara will be inviting two of her oldest and closest friends, Kirsty and Tom, to … Continue reading

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Theatrical Reconstructions and The 100 Greatest Films

Day Three: Friday 10th June 2011 Performance Broadcast Part One: Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.7_2011-06-10_log-day-3.1 Part Two: Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.8_2011-06-10_log-day-3.2 Excerpts of today’s conversations documented in the Ustream Chat Room: 10:05 am The Loft: Good morning world! the broadcast will … Continue reading

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Fire Side Conversations

Special Event: Fireside Conversations Friday 10th June 2011 Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.9_2011-06-10_log-special-events-fireside-conversations Excerpts from this evening’s conversations as captured in the Ustream Chat Room: 6:25 pm Noel: Hello… noel here 6:25 pm Noel: typing! 6:25 pm Noel: no broadcasting… 6:25 … Continue reading

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Guests and Games: Art, Archive, Brains

Day Four: Saturday 11th June 2011 Performance Broadcast Part One: Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.10_2011-06-11_log-day-4.1 Part Two: Born-Digital Archive Reference Code: IiS_P.B.11_2011-06-11_log-day-4.2 Excerpts from today’s conversation as documented in the UStream Chat Room: 10:01 am The Loft: Good morning world … Continue reading

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