Wednesday, June 24, 2009

NOW ON VIEW::KENNETH ANGER AT P.S.1

PhotobucketInauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954-66)

The transgressive work of video artist Kenneth Anger is currently on view at P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center(New York), in the first major survey of the filmmaker's body of work.

"Making films since 1947, Anger is considered internationally as a pioneering and influential force in avant-garde cinema. His ground breaking films have inspired the likes of Martin Scorsese, Gus Van Sant, and Guy Maddin. The exhibition will focus primarily on Anger’s early iconic works including Fireworks (1947), Puce Moment (1949), Eaux D’Artifice (1953), Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954 - 66), Scorpio Rising (1963), Kustom Kar Kommandos (1964 - 65), Invocation of my Demon Brother (1969) and Lucifer Rising (1970 – 81). The exhibition is presented in the 2nd floor Kunsthalle." - P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center

VISIT::KENNETH ANGER (On view February 22, 2009 - September 14, 2009)

1 comment:

lisa said...

let's ride our bikes there sunday! we should also go to this:
http://brooklynbased.net/the-unfancy-food-show/

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