by Christabel Stewart .

New Project Launched!

Welcome to 'Transmissions', a brand new section of SHOWstudio which begins an exciting exploration into the lively burgeoning scene of performance-related practice that is in the ascendant within contemporary art. The Arts Editorial department of SHOWstudio will be furnishing 'Transmissions' with regular presentions of carefully pre-planned and ad-hoc impromtu events through short films, documents and live capture, as well as inviting guest views from the performative participants themselves. Sometimes a collaboration, and other times a fan-like bootleg of an event, 'Transmissions' launches with a glimpse into the world of Turner Prize winning artist Martin Creed and his band Owada, who played an informal gig in the leafy square behind the Basel Kunsthalle in Switzerland a few weeks ago...