Join us on March 23 for our Spring Open House to celebrate the opening of Christoph Schlingensief, Maria Lassnig, Korakrit Arunanondchai, Gavin Kenyon: Reliquary Void, GCC: Achievments in Retrospective, Taster’s Choice, James Ferraro: 100% and Halil Altindere: Wonderland. The opening celebration includes a live program by Korakrit Arunanondchai featuring video and performance.
In conjunction with his exhibition (on view March 9), Korakrit Arunanondchai presents four videos accompanied by live performance featuring his twin brother Korapat Arunanondchai and performance artist Boychild and Jaki Doyka with lighting by AJGvojic of Thunder Horse Ent.
Korakrit Arunanondchai, 2012-2555, 2012, Video and Performance, 20 min
Created in collaboration with Jaki Doyka, Jason Bartell and Dj Nire, 2012-2555 documents a period of one year of the artist’s life in relationship to his grandparents’.
Korakrit Arunanondchai, 2556, 2013, Video and Performance, 20 min
Created in collaboration with Jesus Benavente, Park McArthur and Sarah Workneh, 2556 documents a period of nine weeks that Korakrit spent at a summer residency in Skowhegan, Maine.
Korakrit Arunanondchai, Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2 (2557), 2013, Video and Performance, 15 min
Created in collaboration with Korapat Arunanondchai and Harry Bornstein, this work documents a summer road trip the artist took with his twin Korapat in Thailand. This video is a work in progress.
Korakrit Arunanondchai, The Future, 2014, Video and Performance, 15 min
Created in collaboration with Boychild, this work is a teaser for a future project that will start in summer 2014.
MoMA PS1’s acclaimed VW Sunday Sessions program welcomes visitors to experience art live and in real time. Embracing performance, music, dance, conversations, and film, the program vividly demonstrates how these art forms can push us to engage with our contemporary world in creative, illuminating ways. With an emphasis on artistic practices that blur and break traditional genre boundaries, the program supports and commissions new work, inviting artists, curators, and other cultural instigators to share their latest projects.