Paula van Beek is an artist and art educator based in Wellington. Within an expanded performance practice her work investigates the performance of identity in public/private spaces with a focus on feminine experiences. Based in Melbourne for the past 12 years Paula, gained a Graduate Diploma in Animateuring from VCA and has recently completed a Masters of Fine Art at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Her practice-led research examined social media, self-surveillance and the complications of selfie feminism. As an artist, performer, devisor and creative collaborator, Paula has made works in car parks, theatres, hallways, galleries, bathrooms, on riverbanks and online.
21-24 FEB , 10AM - 11PM
28 FEB - 3 MAR, 10AM - 11PM
Do you find it hard to know what you are looking at? Wonder if you are looking the ‘right’ way?
You are invited to take an Audio Tour of The Performance Arcade, with a free self-guided tour that allows you to experience this amazing art event in a whole new way. Starting at the main Arcade site, the tour winds you along the Wellington waterfront through various sites. You will need to bring your own wi-fi enabled smartphone, and a pair of headphones to stream the audio experience straight into your own ears. Look for the Audio Tour symbol along the pink line.
Supported by Wellington City Council Public Art Fund.