PRESENT: A discussion on live performance and contemporary art

Co-presented with the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design


Kathryn Cornelius, Save the Date, 2012, Documentation of live performance

Date: Thursday, October 11, 7pm
Location: Frances and Armand Hammer Auditorium, Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design, 500 17th St, NW, Washington, DC

Participating Artists: Kathryn Cornelius, Chajana denHarder, Sarah Levitt, Carolina Mayorga, and Maida Withers. Moderated by Sarah Newman, Curator of Contemporary Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art

Five artists who executed performances as part of Take It to the Bridge discussed the development and execution of their Bridge performances, in addition to the challenges and rewards of working in live performance. Featuring artists with backgrounds in visual art, performance, and dance discussing widely varied projects, PRESENT contributed to the groundswell of dialogue about and presentation of live performance in the DC area.