June 2, 2009
FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY.
Inspired by Ernesto Neto’s anthropodino, Shen Wei Dance Arts, (directed by Shen Wei, choreographer for Opening Ceremony, Beijing Olympics 2008), created a site-specific response within the immersive sculpture. With live music by Tom Chiu (Flux Quartet) and guests.
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Wade Thompson Drill Hall, Park Avenue Armory. Admission with ticket to installation. Installation tickets available at the Armory day of on a stand-by basis, subject to capacity. General: $10, Senior/Student: $8, Under 18 or Armory Member: FREE. Advance reservations no longer available.
Ernesto Neto installation made possible by: Rockefeller Foundation NYC Cultural Innovation Fund, with additional support from Booth Ferris Foundation, G-Star Raw, The Lauder Foundation/Leonard and Evelyn Lauder Fund, Kenneth Kuchin and Petrobras. Special thanks to the Consulate General of Brazil in New York.
Shen Wei Dance Arts’ involvement made possible in part by the SHS Foundation and Rockefeller Brothers Fund.