Video Screening: Rarely seen Moorman Television Performances.

Posted: October 17, 2016 in *Celebration*, art, we dig it.

Charlotte Moorman performing on Nam June Paik’s TV Cello wearing TV Glasses,
Bonino Gallery, New York City, 1971
Photo: Takahiko iimura. © Takahiko iimura

Video Screening: Rarely Seen Moorman
Television Performances @ EAI

Thursday, October 20, 6:30 pm
Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI)
535 West 22nd Street, Fifth Floor

This screening will present documentation of Charlotte Moorman’s performances for and with television and video, including 26ʹ1.1499ʺ for a String Player, in which she collaborated with Nam June Paik and Jud Yalkut to stage John Cage’s composition for broadcast television.
Introduced by Barbara Moore, independent scholar and a close associate of Moorman’s.

Titles to be screened include:

26’1.1499” For A String Player
Jud Yalkut (1973), 42 min., color, sound

Rare Performance Documents 1961–1994 Volume 1:Paik-Moorman Collaborations
Charlotte Moorman and Nam June Paik (1965–73), compiled 2000, 25:08 min. (excerpts),
black-and-white and color, sound.

Organized by EAI and co-sponsored by NYU’s Grey Art Gallery. Admission $7/$5 Students.
Free for EAI members. RSVP: info@eai.org. Information: www.eai.org
Information: greyartgallery.nyu.edugreyartgallery@nyu.edu212/998-6780. Offered in conjunction with the exhibition A Feast of Astonishments:
Charlotte Moorman and the Avant-Garde, 1960s–1980s, 
on view at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery September 8–December 10, 2016.

For more information on the exhibition,
please visit greyartgallery.nyu.edu

COMPANION EXHIBITION:
Don’t Throw Anything Out: Charlotte Moorman’s Archive
The Fales Library, Tracey/Barry Gallery
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor
On view: September 8–December 9, 2016
Information: 212/998-2596
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