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Marina Abramovic Royal Academy curator TALK

Marina Abramovic, The Artist is Present, 2010. Performance; 3 months. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Courtesy of the Marina Abramovic Archives. © Marina Abramovic. Photo: Marco Anelli

Join Marina Abramovic Hon RA and the RA’s Director of Exhibitions, Andrea Tarsia, to introduce this major exhibition of her most celebrated works.

Marina Abramovic’s performances have earned her worldwide fame. Her exhibition at the Royal Academy, gives us the opportunity to experience her pioneering work, from early works such as Imponderabilia, to later pieces like the durational performance The House with the Ocean View.

In this conversation, Marina Abramovic and Andrea Tarsia discuss the process of bringing this major exhibition together. Abramovic explains the process of creating performances, working with performers trained in the Marina Abramovic method, and breathing new life into many of her performances in the Royal Academy’s galleries.

Considering key moments from Abramovic’s career through the lens of this major exhibition, this conversation considers the future of live art and explores Abramovic’s vision for the performance artists of the future.

Curator talk with Marina Abramovic Wednesday 27th September 2023 6.30 – 7.45pm

The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre | Burlington Gardens or digital livestream

Marina Abramovic is a world-renowned performance artist. She was one of the first performance artists to become formally accepted by the institutional museum world with major solo shows taking place throughout Europe and the US. She is the founder of the Marina Abramovi? Institute (MAI), a platform for immaterial and durational art.

Read a review of Marina Abramovic’s exhibition HERE 



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