NICK MAUSS — TREATISE ON THE VEIL

For his Museum Ludwig performance work TREATISE ON THE VEIL—part of the museum’s exhihibition TRANSCORPOREALITIESNick Mauss “draws out re­s­o­nances be­tween dis­parate works from the mu­se­um’s col­lec­tion, such as Jasper Johns’ 15′ En­tr’acte (1961) en­coun­ter­ing a paint­ing of lin­ger­ing per­form­ers by Erich Heck­el (1928). In Mauss’ con­fig­u­ra­tion, th­ese works dia­log with a pro­ject­ed pho­to archive by Carl Van Vecht­en and a new chore­og­ra­phy de­vel­oped with stu­dents from the Uni­ver­si­ty for Mu­sic and Dance Cologne.”*

NICK MAUSS—TREATISE ON THE VEIL*

Saturday and Sunday, November 23 and 24.

Tuesday and Wednesday, November 26 and 27.

Performances from 2 pm to 6 pm.

TRANSCORPOREALITIES

Through January 19.

Museum Ludwig

Hein­rich-Böll-Platz, Cologne.

From top: Nick Mauss, Treatise on the Veil, 2019, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Transcorporealities, installation view, from top: photograph by Nathan Ishar; slide by Carl Van Vechten; Jasper Johns, 15′ Entr’acte, 1961; Treatise on the Veil installation view, photograph by Annika Schönfeldt, RheinischesBildarchiv, Cologne, edited by Mauss. Images courtesy and © the artists, the artist’s estates, the photographers, and Museum Ludwig.

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