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

291 Church St. New York, NY 10013



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)

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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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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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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