CHAOS MANOR

CHAOS MANOR {0}

september 16 -17 8.30PM Co-Conceived by Christopher McElroen and Sam Stephenson, based on Stephenson’s 2009 book, The Jazz Loft Project, Chaos Manor is a live multi-disciplinary performance installation that seeks to capture the visual and sonic event of W. Eugene Smith’s 821 Sixth Avenue “jazz loft” endeavor 1957-1965.  In keeping with the raw creative spirit […]

A LAYER OF THE #1L

A LAYER OF THE #1L {0}

SOLO SHOW september 17 – november 6 Acclaimed Korean-born mixed media artist Chong Gon Byun gives found and discarded objects new meaning by using them to create sculptures and assemblages that explore the clash between post-industrial civilization and the present consumerist culture. In this installation, the walls of the combined residence and studio are lined with shelves […]

BYUN, OBJET TROUVE

BYUN, OBJET TROUVE {0}

A FILM by MARIE LOSIER september 17 – november 6 The installation will be complemented by the commissioned short film Byun, Objet Trouvé by New York-based French director Marie Losier. In this latest installment in her ongoing series of acclaimed film portraits of contemporary directors, musicians, and artists, Losier offers an insightful and whimsical view […]

2FIK OR NOT 2FIK

2FIK OR NOT 2FIK {1}

SEPTEMBER 17 – OCTOBER 9 As an artistic director, director, photographer and model, 2Fik captures pictures of himself that he likens to a single image. He can therefore be found several times in his photographs, in various attitudes and sporting a range of accessories. Through his toying with reality and fiction the viewer becomes confused. […]

HERMAPHRODITE

HERMAPHRODITE {0}

CURATED by NIKITA VISHNEVSKIY september 17 – october 9 Artists in this exhibition were asked to directly or metaphorically respond to the idea of a hermaphrodite through their practice. The premise of the exhibit is to avoid polar categorization, consider natural totality, and to investigate the states that are in limbo. Throughout history artists have […]

MICHEL GROISMAN

MICHEL GROISMAN {0}

SEPTEMBER 21 -25 As part of his first US tour, PS122 presents Brazilian artist Michel Groisman in two singular pieces and several interactive and intimate experiences for children and adults. By devising wearable apparatuses and sculpting his body to test the endurance and nature of the solitary human form, Groisman’s soulful performances and investigative group […]

CALENDAR

CALENDAR {0}

The Invisible Dog was conceived as a place for artists of all media to push the boundaries of interdisciplinarity and collaboration. For the third season – 2011/2012 – the Invisible Dog renews its focus on mixed media collaboration and asks: what does it mean to be a truly interdisciplinary art center?  Last season, over 35,000 […]

AMERICAN IDOLATRY

AMERICAN IDOLATRY {0}

AMERICAN IDOLATRY october 29 – november 6     For seven days, American Idolatry, presented by Recession Art and curated by Legacy Russell,  will transform the Invisible Dog Art Center into a house of worship. Throughout the week, the public will be invited to view artworks and performances, and partake in evening educational programming and […]

EMMANUEL “MANU” LETOUZE

EMMANUEL “MANU” LETOUZE {0}

OCTOBER 7-9 Emmanuel “Manu” Letouzé is a French-born, Brooklyn-based, freelance ‘socio-political’ cartoonist who also works as an economist for the United Nations and pursues his PhD at the University of California, Berkeley. Originally from Brittany, France, Manu moved to New York City from Hanoi, Vietnam, in 2004 to attend Columbia University as a Fulbright fellow. […]

SLOW FOOD NYC

SLOW FOOD NYC {0}

November 16 www.slowfoodnyc.org