Landmarks Landmarks Video Screening

Vito Acconci

Event Title:Landmarks Landmarks Video Screening (More Information)
Event Description:

Please join us for a Landmarks Video screening of Theme Song (1973) by acclaimed-artist Vito Acconci. In a stream-of-consciousness monologue, Acconci attempts to seduce the viewer while music from the Doors, Bob Dylan and Van Morrison plays.

Kate Green will give an introduction to Vito Acconci and the video and follow up the screening with a Q&A. Green is pursuing her Ph.D. in art history from the University of Texas at Austin, with a dissertation project about Vito Acconci’s performative videos from the 1970s.

In addition, Acconci has recently been commission by Austin Art in Public Places to create a new work at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

Screening of Vito Acconci’s Theme Song
Guest Speaker: Kate Green, introduction and Q&A
Time: Tuesday, January 29th, 6:30-7:30pm
Location: ART 1.110, adjacent to the UT Visual Arts Center galleries at 23rd St. and San Jacinto Blvd.
Free to the public

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For more information, please contact Landmarks education coordinator, Taylor Browning taylor.browning@austin.utexas.edu

Date and Time:Jan. 29, 2013 | 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Admission:Free
Location:ART Building, Room 1.110 Maps and Directions
Sponsor:Landmarks