apexart :: Maurizio Couldn't Be Here exhibition :: exhibition

Maurizio Couldn't Be Here

5 Saturdays of Performance-related Events
Each Saturday from Feb. 12 to Mar. 12,apexart will feature a performance-related activity: an all day line-up of special guest speakers, premieres of TV ads of contemporary artists, bands collaborating with video artists, a traditional Afghan-food tasting performance, and other surprises. Following each Saturday event the gallery will be open Tuesday to Friday 11-6 with video documentation of the event or the featured work on view.

February 12 - March 12, 2005

 

 


COME TOGETHER (NYC)
by Harrell Fletcher
FEBRUARY 12 11-7 pm
organized by Elaine Bowen
Harrell Fletcher For this all-day event, Portland-based artist Harrell Fletcher invited 25 art-related people to each invite someone to do a ten minute lecture/presentation/demonstration on a topic of his or her choosing.

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ARTCOM- The Final Frontier
FEBRUARY 19 7-9 pm
produced by Steven Rand
Six professional TV Directors were “hired” to produce a commercial on an artist and their work. Come to the “world premier” of the commercials on Feb 19 and later view them online.

watch commercials (broadband necessary)


AUDIO/VIDEO
FEBRUARY 26 8-11 pm
organized by Kari Conte
This event pairs musicians - Growing, New Humans, and VOY - with visual artists - Matthew Suib, Lisa Darms, and Kirby Conn - in a new collaborative project enacted in live performances.

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THE TASTE OF OTHERS
curated by Leeza Ahmady
MARCH 5 1-5 pm
organized by Heather Kouris
All you CAN eat Keecheerrii Kooroot - taste a famous Afghan dish as served traditionally. Plus Video program with artists from Afghanistan, India, Kazakhstan, Sweden, Kosovo and Kyrgyz Republic.

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BOOTLEGS
by Eric Doeringer
MARCH 12 1-7 pm
organized by Fernanda Arruda
(who was invited by Maurizio
)
Eric Doeringer has copied works of more than forty famous contemporary artists. This Saturday he will attend his booth of bootlegs presenting a special work not by Maurizio.

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