Screening & Talk with Michael Rakowitz
Friday 4 May, 2018
Al Ma'mal, New Gate, Jerusalem
Join us for an evening with Michael Rakowitz, an artist living and working in Chicago, presenting recent work, finished and unfinished, in conversation with Jack Persekian.
Michael Rakowitz has exhibited his works worldwide, including dOCUMENTA (13), P.S.1, MoMA, MassMOCA, the 16th Biennale of Sydney, the 10th & 14th Istanbul Biennials and had solo exhibitions at Tate Modern (London), Lombard Freid Gallery (NY), Alberto Peola Arte Contemporanea (Torino), Rhona Hoffman Gallery (Chicago) and Kunstraum Innsbruch. He was honored many awards for his works which are also presented in major private and public collections. He was recently awarded the Fourth Plinth commission in London's Trafalgar Square which was unveiled this Spring. Rakowitz is Professor of Art Theory and Practice at Northwestern University.
The event is held in partnership with Dar Yusuf Nasri Jacir for Art and Research, on the occasion of their first workshop with Michael Rakowitz.