Coro collective (Amsterdam, Vilnius) transforms public space into music videos, seemingly dividing the crowd into cameras and participants. For Swiss Institute, CORO presents Vocabulary Lesson a video sequence that would shock Gertrude Stein, Miles Davis and even Frank Zappa, all of whom are known as auteurs of the phrase “Talking about music is like dancing about architecture”. In conjunction with Performa09.
Performa 09, the third edition of the internationally acclaimed biennial of new visual art performance presented by Performa, will be held in New York City from November 1 – 22, 2009. www.swissinstitute.net
E-WERK Luckenwalde to present the largest scale solo show to date by Berlin-based artist and choreographer Melanie Jame Wolf. The Creep is an exhibition that includes a new film installation, ceramic works, textile sculptures, and performance.
The National Gallery has announced that its first-ever Pay What You Wish scheme, launched as a response to the cost-of-living crisis, will continue as part of its major autumn exhibition The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Frans Hals