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Dara Birnbaum at Art Basel in Miami Beach 2013

In Art Basel, Art Basel Miami Beach, Artprojx, Artprojx Cinema, Clara Schumann, Dara Birnbaum, David Gryn, Marian Goodman Gallery, Miami Beach, Wilkinson Gallery on 27/11/2013 at 10:45 am

Still: Arabesque by Dara Birnbaum

Dara Birnbaum in Film and Salon at Art Basel in Miami Beach 2013

Dara Birnbaum will be featuring in the third edition of David Gryn’s Film selection for Art Basel’s Miami Beach show, explores the collaborative creative process via intersections between visual artists, composers, musicians, choreographers, dancers and animators. Framed within eight distinct screening programs, the program highlights an international selection of emerging and established artists.

Outdoor screenings of the program take place at SoundScape Park on the 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall of the Frank Gehry-designed New World Center from December 4 to December 7. Admission to Film at SoundScape Park is FREE.

Dara Birnbaum presents ‘Arabesque’ (2011/2013), specifically re-edited for the program, featuring alongside works by other leading international artists such as Shezad Dawood, Rineke Dijkstra, Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg, Joan Jonas, Karen Kilimnik and Shirin Neshat, Martin Creed, Kehinde Wiley, Yinka Shonibare MBE.

Thursday, December 5, 10pm at the New World Center.

Arabesque and Reanimation: Dara Birnbaum and Joan Jonas.

In addition to Arabesque, the program features other major works by Birnbaum:

Fire! Hendrix, 1982, 3’13”

Kiss The Girls: Make Them Cry, 1979, 6’50”

PM Magazine/Acid Rock, 1982, 4’09”

General Hospital/Olympic Women Speed Skating, 1980, 6′

Kojak/Wang, 1980, 3’

Remy/Grand Central: Trains and Boats and Planes, 1980, 4’18”

Art Basel’s Salon program will see Dara Birnbaum in conversation with David Gryn on Friday, December 6 at 1pm. Inside the Miami Beach Convention Center.

The Film program with over 80 works, that includes nine additional films, will also be presented within five interactive touchscreen viewing pods inside the Miami Beach Convention Center. Access to the viewing pods is free with an entry ticket to the show.

Dara Birnbaum is represented by Marian Goodman Gallery at Art Basel in Miami Beach http://www.mariangoodman.com/

Special Thanks to EAI (Electronic Arts Intermix)

and to Amanda Wilkinson at Wilkinson Gallery (who represent Dara Birnbaum in London), for her generous support and wisdom for the Salon discussion.






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