RoseLee Goldberg: Performance Now on the 2nd floor
Wednesday February 20: 7:30PM – 8:30PM
Performance Now offers an unprecedented illustrated survey of this temporal medium which is notoriously hard to document, written by respected curator, art historian, and critic RoseLee Goldberg. Six chapters cover different themes of performance art, such as beauty, global citizenship, and activism, as well as its intersection with other media including film and technology, dance, theater and architecture?interspersed with illustrated profiles of some of the world’s best-known performance artists, including Marina Abramovic, Matthew Barney, and Laurie Simmons. Extended captions assess the importance of specific works in context.
Join us in the 2nd Floor Art Department as RoseLee Goldberg shares her latest book! RoseLee will be joine din conversation by Evan Moffitt, Associate Editor of Frieze Magazine.
Buy a copy of Performance Now or a $15 gift card to attend this event. Please note that payment is required for all online event orders at the time of checkout. The event will be located in the Strand's 2nd floor Art Department at our store at 828 Broadway at 12th Street.