Worldwide openings this week


Recent announcements

13 Jul 2020

Curating and Producing Events - Online Course by Node Center

Node Center for Curatorial Studies Berlin

09 Jul 2020

The ArtVilnius'20 Art Fair Moves to October

Lithuanian Art Gallerists' Association

07 Jul 2020

Robert Morris at Musée d'art moderne et contemporain Saint-Étienne

Musée d'art moderne et contemporain Saint-Étienne Métropole, France

06 Jul 2020

Art Criticism and Writing - Online Course by Node Center

Node Center for Curatorial Studies Berlin

23 Jun 2020

Site-Specific Art at Angewandte Festival 2020

University of Applied Arts Vienna

15 Jun 2020

Launching an Independent Art Space - Online Course by Node Center

Node Center for Curatorial Studies Berlin

1. Register in order to get a username and a password.
2. Log in with your username and password.
3. Create your announcement online.

Friday 02.11.2018

Chicago - AIR Capstone Exhibition at Museum of Surgical Science


image: Emma Rozanski 'On the motion of the heart and the blood'

Specimens of Chance and Play
International Museum of Surgical Science
http://imss.org/specimens-of-chance-and-play-artist-in-residence-capstone-exhibition/

Info

Opening Reception: Friday, November 2, 2018. Free and open to the public November 2, 2018 – December 2, 2018 Hours of operation: https://imss.org/plan-your-visit/#hours

Contact

mail@emmarozanski.com
Exhibitions Administrator
001-312-642-6502

Address

http://imss.org/specimens-of-chance-and-play-artist-in-residence-capstone-exhibition/
International Museum of Surgical Science
1524 N. Lake Shore Drive
60610, Chicago, Illinois
USA

Share this announcement on:  |

Specimens of Chance and Play is an exhibition of video art, mixed-media installation and text-based art by filmmaker Emma Rozanski. As the current Artist in Residence at the International Museum of Surgical Science, Rozanski has been using the Museum's unique collection of historical objects and spaces to create a diverse range of work. Seven new pieces inspired by surgical science combine different materials, techniques and performance practices for altered perspectives on texture and form utilization. Playful undertones of lateral thinking reveal a love for absurdism that also challenges traditional methods and platforms for moving image. These artworks have been formed with specific spaces inside the Museum in mind in order to complement some of the exhibition themes; not to be set apart in an isolated gallery space, but to become a part of the entirety of the Museum.

The exhibition includes a dance-based collaborative video piece filmed and projected in the Hall of the Immortals, an abstract animation inspired by x-rays, a metaphysical video eye-test, a cinematic soundscape of medical implements, multi-media and text-based installations and a moving-image landscape of surgical tools and shadow-puppetry.