Saturday, October 14, 2017, 1 pm
Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries
3 Beekman Street
Beacon, New York
Free with museum admission.
Program recommended for visitors ages 10+.
Space is limited; to make a reservation, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event is part of Community Free Day.
How metal can you be? Guest artist Jaimie Warren invites visitors ages 10+ to experiment with metal as material, persona, space, and performance. Create your own metallic costume and environment before recording and performing your character for a collaborative heavy metal video that will be shared with all participants at the end of the workshop. (3 hours).
Jaimie Warren is a multidisciplinary artist and codirector/creator of the community arts project and fake public access television show Whoop Dee Doo. She has been awarded a fellowship in interdisciplinary arts from the New York Foundation for the Arts, and received the Baum Award for An Emerging American Photographer from the Baum Foundation in San Francisco. Warren is a current Sharpe-Walentas Studio resident and is a featured artist in Art21’s documentary series New York Close Up.