Judith Levy

Performance
5:00 am
Thu September 5, 2013

Artspace Exhibition Explores 'Performance Now'

Clifford Owens, "Anthology (Maren Hassinger)," 2011, HD video, 25 min., 35 sec.
Credit Courtesy of the artist

A traveling exhibition at the H&R Block Artspace, Performance Now, includes performance art from the last decade, with work by artists spanning generations, such as Marina Abramović, Yael Bartana, and Clifford Owens.

There’s a 12-hour performance of a 3 ½ minute aria; a slightly-scripted soap opera filmed in Ikea stores; and a Claymation film about urban violence. There are also re-performances, or re-creations of famous works from the past.

Performance art, then and now

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Film
12:38 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

The Last Descendants Reimagines History

Lone Ranger's "artifacts" at the Paragraph gallery.
photo: Laura Spencer/KCUR

Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction, or fiction can illuminate truths. Lawrence-based artist Judith Levy collapses the two, and reimagines history in an exhibition called The Last Descendants.

Kansas City, Mo. – Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction, or fiction can illuminate truths. Lawrence-based artist Judith Levy collapses the two, and reimagines history in an exhibition called The Last Descendants.

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