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An inspiring story here from the South Side of Chicago, where a man bought a disused bank and turned it into “a stunning cultural centre.” In doing so he has partly recreated the world Continue Reading →. Theaster Gates and the Black Monks of Mississippi “They are an order of performers who harmonize the Eastern ideals of melodic restraint with the spirit of gospel in the Black Church and soul of the Blues genre deeply rooted in the American musical tradition.. Theaster Gates: Black Madonna SWITZERLAND BASEL • Kunstmuseum Basel • 9 June - 21 October 2018 : The creative practice of the American artist Theaster Gates (b. 1973) ranges from urban interventions and performance pieces to pottery..
From Kavi Gupta, Theaster Gates, Red line with black and enthusiasm (2013), Decommissioned fire hose and wood, 59 × 92 × 4 1/2 in. Contemporary American artist Theaster Gates makes his Canadian debut this summer with a solo exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). In a series of large-scale installations, Gates creates symbolic spaces in the tradition of the house museum, each dedicated to the potential of Black. Theaster Gates discusses his Black Madonna project Did you know? Vimeo is an amazing video service for original creative work, but it’s also a company with real human employees..
View all Gagosian exhibitions featuring work by Theaster Gates. Browse by venue and year.. In this preview from the "Chicago" episode of Season 8 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century," artist Theaster Gates creates work for a 2016 installation at Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria.. Organized by artist Theaster Gates, Processions is a series of powerful collaborative performances that introduce unexpected and unexplored connections between sacred music, African and African American culture and history, theater, world dance, and chant..
FREE ADMISSION. DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art in collaboration with Art Speaks is proud to present The Black Madonna, a talk by the artist Theaster Gates..