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JOAN JONAS — MIRROR, MIRROR

On the opening weekend of her show at Serralves in Portugal—dedicated to the memory of Okwui EnwezorJoan Jonas will restage her Mirror works.

JOAN JONAS

Through September 1.

Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art

Rua D. João de Castro, 210, Porto.

MIRROR CHECK

Saturday, May 25, at 5:15 pm and Sunday, May 26, at 7 pm.

MIRROR PIECE I and II: RECONSTRUCTION

Saturday, May 25, at 6 pm and Sunday, May 26, at 6 pm.

Serralves Park and Auditorium, Porto.

From top: Joan Jonas (reflected in mirrors) conducts a rehearsal for Mirror Piece I: Reconfigured (1969/2010), at Kulturhuset, Stockholm; Jonas performing Mirror Check as part of Organic Honey’s Vertical Roll (1972), Ace Gallery, Venice Beach, Los Angeles, photograph by Roberta Neiman, courtesy and © the photographer; Barbara (Mirror Piece I), (1969), photograph courtesy and © the estate of Colin de Land; Jonas conducts a rehearsal for Mirror Piece I: Reconfigured (1969/2010), at Kulturhuset, (2). Stockholm images: production stills from ART21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7, “Fiction” episode, (2014), courtesy and © ART21, Inc., 2014.

JOAN JONAS — THEY COME TO US WITHOUT A WORD

THEY COME TO US WITHOUT A WORDJoan Jonas’ 2015 Venice Biennale installation—will be on view in California for the first time.

The work incorporates performance, video art, sculpture, and drawing, and will be in San Francisco through mid-March.

In conjunction with the exhibition, Jonas will present two live performances of MOVING OFF THE LAND, “a tribute and poetic response to the power of the ocean.”*

Jonas will also participate in a public conversation with David Gruber, Chrissie Iles, and Markus Reymann at this year’s FOG Design + Art Fair.

JOAN JONAS—

THEY COME TO US WITHOUT A WORD

January 17 through March 10.

Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture

2 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco.

A CONVERSATION WITH JOAN JONAS

Thursday, January 17, at 3 pm.

Fort Mason Festival Pavilion

2 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco.

JOAN JONAS—

MOVING OFF THE LAND*

Saturday and Sunday, January 19 and 20.

Both shows at 6 pm.

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason

2 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco.

From top: Production images from Joan Jonas, They Come to Us without a Word (2015), (2), images courtesy the artist; Joan Jonas, They Come to Us without a Word II (2015) at the Venice Biennale, performance with Jason Moran at Teatro Piccolo Arsenale, July, 2015, photograph by Moira RicciJonas (right) with Michelle Obama (center) and Malia Obama, June 20, 2015, U.S. Pavilion, Venice Biennale, photograph by Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty ImagesJonas performing Moving Off the Land, Ocean—Sketches and Notes (2018), at Danspace Project, New York, photograph by Ian Douglas, image courtesy of Danspace Project; production images from Joan Jonas, They Come to Us without a Word, image courtesy the artist.

MARILYN MINTER — ANGER MANAGEMENT

2018 is an election year, a chance to end Republican control of Congress.

Educate, organize, resist, register, vote…

… and check out the selection from Marilyn Minter and Andrianna Campbell’s ANGER MANAGEMENT, a pop-up featuring resistant work by John Baldessari, Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter, Zoe Buckman, Nicole Eisenman, Charles Gaines, Jenny Holzer, Rashid Johnson, Joan Jonas, Barbara Kruger, Glenn Ligon, Robert Longo, Laura Owens, Jack Pierson, Mary Ping, Faith Ringgold, Laurie Simmons, Rirkrit Tiravanija, and many others.

A portion of the proceeds will go to charity and to the Brooklyn Museum.

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NEW MUSEUM — PUBLIC CONVERSATION

Carolee Schneemann, Carsten Höller, Kaari Upson, Ragnar Kjartansson, Cheryl Donegan, Elizabeth Peyton, Jeremy Deller, Nicole Eisenman, and George Condo are among the forty artists participating in WHO’S AFRAID OF THE NEW NOW?, a series of public conversations this weekend at the New Museum.

The event concludes on Sunday night, December 3, at 8 pm, with a conversation between Carol Bove and Joan Jonas.

WHO’S AFRAID OF THE NEW NOW?

Saturday and Sunday, December 2 and 3, from 10 am through 9 pm.

New Museum

235 Bowery, New York City.

From top: Joan Jonas, photograph by Sebastian Kim; Allen RuppersbergWho’s Afraid of the New Now?, from the series Preview Suite, 1988, lithograph, courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali, New York.