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Rachel Echenberg

Curated by Blair Fornwald

Description

Exhibition runs from January 18 to May 10, 2019 at Central Mediatheque

Additional Information

Rachel Echenberg: How to explain performance art to my teenage daughter

Referencing Joseph Beuys’ 1965 performance, How to explain pictures to a dead hare, where the artist, face covered in gold leaf and honey, toured his exhibition with a dead hare cradled in his arms, Montreal-based artist Rachel Echenberg and her daughter Clara Echenberg-Worsnip cover each other’s faces and heads with honey and gold leaf. This tender, absurd act places both mother and daughter in the role of the artist-teacher. 

Rachel Echenberg, How to explain performance art to my teenage daughter, 2018, video. Image: courtesy of Vtape.

When


Jan 18 - All day

Where


Dunlop Central Mediatheque

Interest


Upcoming