Yael Davids: Learning to Imitate in Absentia I, 2011 (Picture This, Bristol, UK)

Yael Davids is an artist born in Israel who currently lives and works in Amsterdam. She studied Fine Arts at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Sculpture at the Pratt Institute, New York and Choreography and Dance Pedagogy at the Remscheid Academie. Her works are predominantly performance based sometimes involving herself as performer at other times working with groups. For How We Behave, Davids will give a lecture/performance that develops with the audience, ideas about listening, recording and speaking, as techniques used in the appropriate and transmission of knowledge.