SFMOMA: Now Playing

Thursday, November 17, 2011
The Air We Breathe with Simon Fujiwara

Part of SFMOMA: Now Playing

The Air We Breathe with Simon Fujiwara

Date + Time

Thursday, November 17, 2011
6:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.

Location

Museumwide

Overview

7:00 p.m. Poetry readings: George Albon, Dodie Bellamy, and Kevin Killian
8:00 p.m. Performance of The Boy Who Cried Wolf by Simon Fujiwara (separate ticket required)
9:00 p.m. Poetry reading: Eileen Myles

"Equality is in the air we breathe," wrote Langston Hughes in his poem Let America be America Again. For the exhibition The Air We Breathe, SFMOMA invited artists to respond to the fight for marriage equality. The evening features readings by poets George Albon, Dodie Bellamy, and Kevin Killian; and a performance by artist Fujiwara (separate ticket required). Also this evening: Blue Bottle and SFMOMA present the third installment of BANQUET in the Rooftop Garden.

Admission + Ticketing

Free with museum admission. Separate ticket to The Boy Who Cried Wolf required.

Image: Simon Fujiwara, The Mirror Stage, 2009; Performance view: Art Perform/Art Basel Miami Beach; Courtesy Art Basel/Miami and Neue Alt Brücke, Frankfurt/Main