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Courses & Workshops

Open Studio:
Theodora Skipitares

For families with kids of all ages

Sat, Jan 11, 2014  2–4 PM

Location: Whitney Studio located in the Museum’s Sculpture Court

Theodora Skipitares incorporates her own body and all kinds of materials in her performances including masks, plates, lights, and puppets. The artist’s work Skysaver (1980) is on view in Rituals of Rented Island: Object Theater, Loft Performance, and the New Psychodrama—Manhattan, 1970–1980. Inspired by Skipitares, families will create their own performative objects.

Free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

Theodora Skipitares, The Venus Café, performance at Byrd Hoffman Studio, June 1977. Courtesy the artist. Photograph by Richard A. Heinrich

Theodora Skipitares, The Venus Café, performance at Byrd Hoffman Studio, June 1977. Courtesy the artist. Photograph by Richard A. Heinrich