Mind Eye Body

SAT, May 2, 2015
5–5:30 pm

Floor Three, Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater

The works in this screening each explore the ritual-like transformation of human energy through the body, movement, and the organic world:

Carolee Schneemann (b. 1939, Philadelphia, PA) Meat Joy, 1964. 16mm film transferred to video, color, sound, 10:35 min. Purchase with funds from Randy Slifka  2009.126

Michael Joo (b. 1966, Ithaca, NY), Salt Transfer Cycle, 1994. Video, color, sound; 8 min. Gift of the artist in honor of Eileen and Michael Cohen  2015.117

Stan Brakhage (b. 1933, Kansas City, MO; d. 2003, Victoria, Canada), Persian Series 13–18, 2001. 16mm film, color, silent; 9 min. Purchase with funds from the Orentreich Family Foundation  2005.118

This screening is free with Museum admission.

The Susan and John Hess Family Theater is equipped with an induction loop and infrared assistive listening system. Accessible seating is available. If you have questions about accessibility, or requests for accommodations, please email or call (212) 671-1823 (relay calls welcome). Learn more about access services.