“I was interested in the defiance and fusion of the dancers within a limited and fixed white frame,I didn’t want a ‘stage’ feeling, but more like a room, which the audience would feel they shared with the dancers.” rei kawakubo on her work for "scenario"
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Published: Thursday, 04 October 12 - 01:04 PM (GMT -06:00)
Last Updated: Thursday, 04 October 12 - 01:59 PM (GMT -06:00)
“Fashion was very boring, and I was very angry. I wanted to do something extremely strong. It was a reaction. The feeling was to design the body.”
opens tonight 10/4 at the walker art center. an informal conversation with curator betsy carpenter and cunningham research fellow abigail sebaly at 6:30 pm.
the walker invited me to take part in a conversation about this work and collaboration in general with betsy and abigail later this winter. more on that soon. psyched.
please enjoy the time as it is passing by.
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