Monday, September 12, 2011

MoMA PS1 Curator Peter Eleey Opens "September 11" Exhibition

MoMA PS1 Curator Peter Eleey brings together more than 70 works by 41 artists to explore the attacks' enduring and far-reaching resonance to open "September 11" on the tenth anniversary of the attacks.  The exhibition occupies the entire second floor of the museum in Long Island City, NY and provides a subjective framework to reflect upon the attacks in New York and how we see and experience the world in their wake.  The exhibition opened September 11, 2011 and runs through January 9, 2012.

Artists in the Exhibition: Diane Arbus, Siah Armajani, Fiona Banner, Luis Camnitzer, Janet Cardiff, John Chamberlain, Sarah Charlesworth, Christo, Jem Cohen, Bruce Conner, Jeremy Deller, Thomas Demand, Shannon Ebner, William Eggleston, Harun Farocki, Lara Favaretto, Jane Freilicher, Maureen Gallace, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Jens Haaning, Susan Hiller, Roger Hiorns, Thomas Hirschhorn, Alex Katz, Ellsworth Kelly, Barbara Kruger, Mark Lombardi, Mary Lucier, Gordon Matta-Clark, Harold Mendez, Mike Nelson, Cady Noland, Roman Ondak, Yoko Ono and John Lennon, John Pilson, Willem de Rooij, George Segal, Rosemarie Trockel, James Turrell, Stephen Vitiello, and John Williams.

Photo Credit: 
Jem Cohen, "Little Flags," 1991–2000.
Super 8mm film transferred to DVD (b/w, sound); 6:00 minutes.
Courtesy the artist and Gravity Hill Films, New York. 

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