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First Look: Artists’ VR

New Museum and Rhizome present a conversation in conjunction with “First Look: Artists’ VR,” an exhibition of newly commissioned works for mobile virtual reality. At this special event, a selection of artists participating in “First Look: Artists’ VR”—Jeremy Couillard, Jayson Musson, Peter Burr, Rachel Rossin, and Jacolby Satterwhite—will demonstrate their works and reflect on the distinct ... Continue reading ›

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First Saturdays for Families: Crafting Eternity

Join us for a family workshop offered in conjunction with the exhibition “Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest,” on view at the New Museum through January 15, 2017. Over the past thirty years, Rist has achieved international renown as a pioneer of video art and multimedia installations. Her mesmerizing works wrap viewers in vibrantly colored kaleidoscopic projections that ... Continue reading ›

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My Barbarian: PoLAAT Outro: Pre-Apocalypse

What happens when consensus fails? When the collective makes the wrong choice? In an age of mediated celebritocracy, Is democracy doomed? While answers are hard to come by, some coping mechanisms, as well as strategies for resistance, are offered in Pre-Apocalypse, the group-authored final performance of the Post-Living Ante-Action Theater , an eight-year project first initiated ... Continue reading ›

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Open Score

Watch the livestream for this event —The New Museum and Rhizome jointly present the second edition of Open Score, an annual symposium that explores the state of art and technology today. Convening luminary artists, writers, activists, and scholars to discuss how technology is transforming culture, Open Score will consider how, in light of our precarious and ... Continue reading ›

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Studio Visit: Michele Oka Doner

Join Johanna Burton, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement, for a private visit to the SoHo studio of artist Michele Oka Doner.Oka Doner is perhaps best known for her public installations Radiant Site in New York’s Herald Square subway station and A Walk on the Beach in the Miami International Airport. Oka ... Continue reading ›

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New Perspectives Tour of “Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest”

This month’s New Perspectives tour will examine how Pipilotti Rist’s work explores and rejects assumptions of a separation between the body and its environment. In particular, we will discuss how Rist’s work, from her early single-channel videos to her later expansive architectural projections, relies on communal viewing and vulnerability, creating a new relationship between our own ... Continue reading ›

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COMPULSIVE PRACTICE: Day With(out) Art 2016 Premiere

New Museum invites you to join Visual AIDS on World AIDS Day for the premiere of “COMPULSIVE PRACTICE,” the organization’s twenty-seventh annual Day With Art project.“COMPULSIVE PRACTICE” is an hour-long video compilation of compulsive, daily, and habitual practices by nine artists and activists who live with their cameras as one way to manage, reflect upon, and ... Continue reading ›