Jannis Kounellis. *Da inventare sul posto* (*To invent on the spot*). 1972. Oil and graphite on canvas, 97 1/4 x 118 1/8". Rheingold Collection. Photo: The Museum of Modern Art, Imaging Services

Among the works included in the exhibition Ileana Sonnabend: Ambassador for the New is Jannis Kounellis's Da inventare sul posto (To invent on the spot) (1972), which comprises both a painting and a performance featuring a violinist and ballerina. While the painting is on view at all times, live performances are presented at specific times throughout the exhibition. These performances are facilitated in collaboration with Brooklyn Ballet.

  1. Saturday, April 19, 2014,
    1:00–3:00 p.m.

    Floor 3
    The Museum of Modern Art
  2. Friday, April 18, 2014,
    3:00–5:00 p.m.

    Floor 3
    The Museum of Modern Art
  3. Thursday, April 17, 2014,
    11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

    Floor 3
    The Museum of Modern Art
This performance accompanies Ileana Sonnabend: Ambassador for the New.