BAM - the Brooklyn Academy of Music
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) is a multi-arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas—engaging both global and local communities. With world-renowned programming in theater, dance, music, opera, film, and much more, BAM showcases the work of emerging artists and innovative modern masters.
Join us for an opening reception launching a new interactive installation based on In Terms of Performance, the online art and performance anthology. This special event begins with celebratory drinks in the Natman Room, where selections from BAM’s digital archive illuminate and extend key points from IToP’s web of reference. Exercises led by artists Ain Gordon, Malik Gaines, Sharon Hayes, and Brooke O'Harra follow in the Lepercq Space. In tandem, these living resources capture the evolving discourse around the contested terms of interdisciplinary work. Wed, Mar 21, 2018 5:30pm Reception begins 6pm Artist-led activations BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building 30 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY 11217 Co-presented by BAM, The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, and UC Berkeley Leadership support for BAM Visual Art provided by Agnes Gund and Toby Devan Lewis. Leadership support for BAM Archives provided by The Thompson Family Foundation. Major support for BAM Hamm Archives provided by Charles J. and Irene F. Hamm and the Leon Levy Foundation.
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