This catalogue was published in conjunction with a collaborative performance by Bandu Manamperi & G.R. Constantine,shown in November 2006 at Lionel Wendt Art Gallery. Manamperi and Constantine are considered pioneering exponents of performance art in Sri Lanka. In his essay, Jagath Weerasinghe considers the history of performance art before focusing his discussion on the re-entry of the male body/nude into Sri Lankan visual art in recent years.

This material was collected by the Sri Lanka Archive of Contemporary Art, Architecture & Design, and donated to Asia Art Archive as part of the programme ‘Mobile Library: Sri Lanka’ in 2013.
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Location code EXS.SRI.MCA
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English

Publication/Creation date

2006

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Nil

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2

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catalogue

Chapter headings
The Maze

- Anoli PERERA

Performing the Male Body, from Nude to Naked

- Jagath WEERASINGHE

The Maze: A Collaborative Art Project by Bandu Manamperi & G. R. Constantine
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The Maze: A Collaborative Art Project by Bandu Manamperi & G. R. Constantine