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Location: Fourth Floor
For their Biennial residency, Alicia Hall Moran and Jason Moran present five days of live music, exploring the power of performance to cross barriers and challenge assumptions, as their title, BLEED, suggests. With a line-up of concerts and events spanning music, dance, theater, and literature, as well as an exhibition of past video collaborations with Glenn Ligon, Joan Jonas, Kara Walker, and Simone Leigh and Liz Magic Laser—and a new video by the cultural historian Maurice Berger—BLEED is a celebration of surprising synergy across the visual arts and music.
three scenes variation two
Adam Pendleton explores the
conceptual boundaries of language.
Lorraine O’Grady, vocals
Alicia Hall Moran, vocals
Mazz Swift, violin
Philip Payton, violin
Marika Hughes, cello
Jason Moran, piano
At the last supper the disciples ate
Anna Webber, saxophones
Jarrett Cherner, piano
Jazz on a high floor in the afternoon
Jason Moran and The Bandwagon converse and rehearse.
Tarus Mateen, bass
Jamire Williams, drums
Free with Museum admission; no special ticketing required.