2011 Lloyd Rees Memorial Lecture: Antimonuments and Subsculptures

By Katarina Murray
nighttime
talks

Dec. 5, 2011

6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The Studio, Sydney Opera House

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

Hear Mexican-Canadian artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer speak about his recent interactive installations in public spaces. These include Voz Alta, a memorial for the Tlatelolco student Massacre in Mexico City, Levels of Nothingness, a performance for the 50th anniversary of the Guggenheim Museum in NYC and Vectorial Elevation, a project restaged for the Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Inspired by phantasmagoria, carnival and animatronics, his light and shadow works are “antimonuments for alien agency”.

Presented with support from Arts NSW.

Founded in 1993 by the NSW Ministry for the Arts, the Lloyd Rees Lecture invites distinguished figures in the arts and architecture to consider issues in architecture and urban design for Sydney, for Australia and Internationally.

This event will be auslan interpreted.


Price

$15/$10 MCA Members & Concessions

Contact

Sydney Opera House
02 9250 7777