Event

The Kitchen L.A.B.: January 13, 2020

E Jane

Archived Event

No Longer Showing.

Inaugurated in 2012, The Kitchen L.A.B. (Language, Art, Bodies) is an annual series that brings together artists and writers across disciplines to unpack how the meaning of artistic and cultural terms may shift—and become more resonant or ambiguous—over time.

From fall 2019 through spring 2020, the series considers the term “regeneration” as it pertains to creating something new; as it relates to recycling or re-purposing historic issues or material; and, within the broader cultural and political landscape, as it intersects with the historical question of whether to bring about change through revolution or reform. What tools from the past remain effective, and how should they be turned over to something new?

Building on three L.A.B. conversations that took place in the fall, the series continues with a discussion among E. Jane, Jamian Juliano-Villani, and Wayne Koestenbaum. The speakers will address the ways they draw on personas and practices of personal storytelling to generate—and regenerate—their work.

To see videos of the entire L.A.B. series from 2012–present, please visit our Vimeo page.

Monday, January 13, 6:30pm

FREE

This event takes place at The Kitchen, 512 West 19th Street, New York, NY

Click here to view the program for The Kitchen L.A.B.: January 13, 2020

The Kitchen L.A.B. is made possible with support from Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Image: E. Jane, A Woman who loves other women (2016–2018), exhibition view. Digital print on satin, Swarovski crystal nail art rhinestones, fabric, gel medium, and love. Photo by Alan Dimmick Photography, courtesy the artist.

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