The Civilians’ Museum as Musical
September 12, 2014
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be partnering with the Civilians, its first theatrical group in residence, to collaborate on a series of several new works throughout the galleries.
Marcel Dzama’s Grandmaster Games
September 8, 2014
In Une Danse des Bouffons (A Jester’s Dance), Dzama conceives of a “Dadaist love story” between artists Marcel Duchamp and Maria Martins. Awakened by a trickster from sculptural stasis as Duchamp’s Étant donnés, Maria (played by both Kim Gordon and Hannelore Knuts) finds Marcel trapped and tortured by chess.
Jeanine Oleson’s Ear of the Other
April 23, 2014
Jeanine Oleson is an artist whose interdisciplinary practice incorporates multiple media, including film/video, installation, performance, photography, and text.