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BOJANA CVEJIĆ ON WAR AND DANCE

Bojana Cvejić—philosopher, performance theorist, and author of Choreographing Problems: Expressive Concepts in European Contemporary Dance and Performance—will give a lecture this week at Redcat on war and dance. “At what moment, in the post-war era, did war surface as the political unconscious of postmodern and contemporary dance for dancers and choreographers? This does not mean […]

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LIAM YOUNG ON ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS

This week, join architect Liam Young at MOCA Geffen for a discussion about the practice and influences of artist Adrián Villar Rojas and the exhibition ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS—THE THEATER OF DISAPPEARANCE.   LIAM YOUNG ON ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS, Thursday, November 2, at 7 pm. ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS—THE THEATER OF DISAPPEARANCE, through May 13, 2018. GEFFEN CONTEMPORARY AT MOCA, 152 […]

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MALIK GAINES BOOK PARTY

“Years ago, in an interview, my collaborator and longtime lover Alexandro Segade described the work of our performance group, My Barbarian—which is made up of us and Jade Gordon, our collaborator, whom we love—as that of ‘dedicated amateurs.’ But that was a slip, I think, or he was just trying something out. An amateur move? We’ve had […]

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GLORIA STEINEM AT FESTIVAL ALBERTINE

Gloria Steinem and Christiane Taubira will open FESTIVAL ALBERTINE 2017 this week with “From the Voting Booth to Your Living Room,” a discussion about the fight for more diverse and inclusive political representation.   GLORIA STEINEM and CHRISTIANE TAUBIRA, Wednesday, November 1, at 7 pm. ALBERTINE, 972 Fifth Avenue, at 79th Street, New York City.   The festival—curated […]

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WANDA KOOP AT NIGHT GALLERY

The first U.S. solo show by Canadian artist Wanda Koop will be at Night Gallery through mid-November. The exhibition IN ABSENTIA “explores the connection between urbanism and the natural landscape.”*   WANDA KOOP—IN ABSENTIA, through November 18. NIGHT GALLERY, 2276 East 16th Street, downtown Los Angeles. nightgallery.ca/event *nightgallery.ca/assets/img/WandaKoop From top: Wanda Koop, In Absentia (Ivory—Deep […]