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Pier Paolo Pasolini: Portraits, Self Portraits

An exhibition that brings together 40 drawings and paintings by the renowned Italian filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Vanishing Acts

An evening of live performance echoing within a visual arena, instigated by dancer/choreographer Luke Miller.

Miramare

Miramare is a short animated film by Michaela Müller. Followed by a panel discussion with Gregory Zinman, moderated by Claudia Calirman.

The Well-Tempered Exposition

As part of Performa 11, artist Pablo Helguera presents the second chapter of his year-long project the Well-Tempered Exposition, a methodical investigation on the formal components of the performance art practice.

Well-Tempered Exposition Book I, part II

Pablo Helguera The Well-Tempered Exposition Book I, part II Friday, November 18, 7pm Beatriz Helguera, piano And Katherine Ademenko, Lisa Gross, Ryan Hill, Brian Linden, Melanie Lockert, Laura Lona, Richard Saudek and Corey Tasmania As part of Performa 11, artist Pablo Helguera presents the second chapter of The Well-Tempered Exposition, a methodical investigation on the […]

Party of One

You are invited to a benefit to celebrate Location One on Friday, October 21! With performances by some of the most exciting artists in New York—Plus Open Bar, Music, Dancing, Private VIP Performances! Location One invites you to come celebrate the creative spirit in the form of a party with live performances by: DJ B Rock / Yanira Castro / […]

The Well-Tempered Exposition

Location One Senior Artist-in-Residence Pablo Helguera's year-long reinterpretation of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier launches with performances by actors, musicians and dancers.

Pablo Helguera

Pablo Helguera (Mexico) Location One International Committee Born in Mexico City, 1971. Lives and works in New York Pablo Helguera (based in New York, born in Mexico City, 1971) works in the fields of pedagogy, literature, musical composition, and theater. His projects have included performance lectures, scripted symposia, and panel discussions with or without the […]

Well-Tempered Call

Call for participation Collaborative performance workshop For emerging performance artists, actors, singers and musicians Pablo Helguera: The Well-Tempered Exposition A project for Location One Part One of a year-long experimental performance project by Mexican artist Pablo Helguera. Using Bach’s famous keyboard exercises The Well-Tempered Clavier as a starting point, Helguera will organize a series of […]

Sounds Good

Featuring visual responses to a collaborative sound piece by artists John Aslanidis, Katy Dove, Phoebe Hui, Sophie Hunter, Miler Lagos, John O’Connell, Gonzalo Puch, and Zane Saunders.

CURRENT ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE

Artists 2011-2012 Pablo Helguera (Mexico) Location One International Committee Born in Mexico City, 1971. Lives and works in New York Pablo Helguera (based in New York, born in Mexico City, 1971) works in the fields of pedagogy, literature, musical composition, and theater. His projects have included performance lectures, scripted symposia, and panel discussions (with or […]

Melissa Chiu talks with Richard Bell

Melissa Chiu speaks with Richard Bell about his current exhibition at Location One, “I Am Not Sorry“. Dr. Melissa Chiu is Museum Director and Vice President, Global Art Programs, Asia Society in New York where she has worked since 2001 to expand the scholarship of Asian art through major initiatives such as the launch of a contemporary art collection to complement the museum’s outstanding Rockefeller Collection of traditional Asian art. Previously, she was Founding Director of the Asia-Australia Arts Centre in Sydney, Australia (1996–2001).

Richard Bell: I Am Not Sorry

First solo exhibition by Australian indigenous artist Richard Bell.

Discourse

DISCOURSE Throughout the year we organize readings, panels, lectures and workshops by artists, critics, technology experts and thinkers from different fields that are linked to our core philosophies. In addition, we sponsor dorkbot, a global group where artists, designers, and scientists hold a monthly meeting at Location One in which participants present new electronic media […]

PROGRAMS

Location One has a rich program consisting of Exhibitions, Performance (highlighted by the Abramović Studio), and Discourse, chiefly generated by our International Residency Program.   EXHIBITION PROGRAM Each year five major exhibitions are presented in the main gallery by mid-career or well-established artists. With the assistance of Location One staff, they are attempting to expand […]

Claudia Calirman, Art Historian and Senior Curator

Claudia Calirman has a Ph.D. in Art History from the Graduate Center, The City University of New York. Her specialty is modern, contemporary and Latin American art. She is the 2008-09 Visiting Scholar at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University. She teaches at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, […]

10 Year Anniversary Benefit Gala

 Location One celebrates 10 years with a special anniversary benefit gala honoring Laurie Anderson.

Nayland Blake: Behavior

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Nicolas Grospierre – Venice Biennale of Architecture

Biennale Architecture  11th International Architecture Exhibition  Official Awards of the 11th International Architecture Exhibition   Venice, 13th September 2008 The International Jury of the 11th International Architecture Exhibition, presided over by Jeffrey Kipnis (USA), critic and lecturer at the University of Ohio, and comprised of: Paola Antonelli (Italy), curator of the Department of Architecture and […]

Snake Alley @ Taipei Cultural Center

Snake Alley @ Taipei Cultural Center on March 19, 6-8pm Location: 1 East 42nd Street NYC 10017 (close to 5th Ave.) Snake Alley is part of Asian Contemporary Art Week which connects leading New York City galleries and museums in a citywide event comprising of public programs such as exhibitions, receptions, lectures and performances. The […]

Yumiko Furukawa – hoshi no oujisama

Yumiko Furukawa présente son travail comme un « jeu d’association ». Elle utilise les mots et les images derivés de romans pour créer des sculptures qui servent de lien entre la literature et les arts visuels. La lecture de romans est le point de départ de son travail, d’où découle une oeuvre énigmatique qui grandit […]

Kaori Tazoe with Yasufume Nakamori

MAIN GALLERY EXHIBITIONS

We exhibit artists’ work in our main gallery eleven months a year, and often in our two other public spaces as well. All of the work we exhibit is developed at Location One, much of it by artists in our residency program. While Location One seeks to nurture a critical awareness of the implications of […]

Where the Truth Lies 1: Marcia Vetrocq

WHERE THE TRUTH LIES: On Veracity, Conscience and Subjectivity in Recent Art | part 1 of 3the first of a three-part series led by the art critic and writer Marcia Vetrocq.In her April 11th lecture, critic and art historian Marcia E. Vetrocq will share some thoughts about the status of history, photography, and documentation in recent art. Her talk is aimed at setting the stage for presentations by artists MARTHA ROSLER and WAYNE GONZALES.

People

Board of Directors James T. MacGregor Chairman of the BoardManaging PartnerAbernathy MacGregor Group Inc. Elzbieta Matynia Director, Transregional Center for Democratic Studies, The New School University Alina Pedroso Director, Brown Harris Stevens James Lindon Director, PaceWildenstein Gallery Bob Holman Poet, Proprietor of the Bowery Poetry Club Esther Dyson Edventure Holdings, Founding Chairman ICANN, Chairman, Electronic […]

FAQ

Location One Frequently Asked Questions What is Location One? Art. Music, Performance. Talk. Technology. We are a not-for-profit art center devoted to convergence between visual, performing and digital arts in a time of rapidly changing technology. We serve as a catalyst. Our goals are new ideas, new work, new forms of expression, new capabilities in […]

Eric Van Hove (Belgium)

Eric Van Hove (Belgium). Inspired by a deep sense of wanderlust and the experience of foreignness, Van Hove questions the limits, “moral competence” and modes of persuasion of western contemporary art, once brought to the “audiences of the border.” If he defines his work as “poetic” and “tempted”, it has recently been advanced by some that while pondering on Globalisation it inscribes in the current of Fantastic Art. Prolific artist, he reflects on materialism and nomadism, whereas his insubstantial and subtle interventions often question in a discursive way sociological, political and ecological issues.

Bundith Phunsombatlert (Thailand)

Bundith Phunsombatlert (Thailand) In recent years Mr. Phumsombatlert has used printmaking processes in developing three-dimensional objects which are included in mixed media installations. Social issues and a critical awareness of our consumerist society are a dominant feature in his work.

Juei-Hsien Hsu (Taiwan)

Ruey-Hsiaan Hsu (Taiwan)

Ruey-Hsiaan Hsu uses mechanical elements as a creative medium. He builds technically complex and conceptually sophisticated “machines” whose motions are activated by the audience and stimulate memories and emotions. Exploring the ways in which sound, images, and new media might be used to extend the language of his work are a new development.

Network Neutrality

NETWORK NEUTRALITY with Mike Godwin and Drazen Pantic. The term “Network Neutrality” (introduced by Columbia law professor Tim Wu) describes an Internet network that does not favor one application (for example Web) over another (such as online gaming or Voice over IP).

Chris Csikszentmihalyi – The Second Five Year Plan

The Second Five Year Plan of the Computing Culture Group with presentations of historical Productions for Use and a public Reaffirmation of Purpose.

Chris Csikszentmihalyi, Skin & Control

Rising out of the gallery floor and disappearing into the walls, two large-scale installations by MIT-based artist Chris Csikszentmihályi (cheek-sent-mee-high) occupied Location One’s space for the Fall Season 2004. The installations explore two central technologies of our late industrial society, the airplane and the control panel, rehearsing our dependence on complex technologies and the vulnerability they engender.

Chris Csikszentmihalyi, Skin & Control

Rising out of the gallery floor and disappearing into the walls, two large-scale installations by MIT-based artist Chris Csikszentmihályi (cheek-sent-mee-high) occupied Location One’s space for the Fall Season 2004. The installations explore two central technologies of our late industrial society, the airplane and the control panel, rehearsing our dependence on complex technologies and the vulnerability they engender.

Chris Csikszentmihalyi, “Edgy_Product”

This provocative and multi-talented artist, who will open the 2004-2005 season at Location One in September with an exhibition entitled Skin and Control, will give a talk on Wednesday, April 21st as part of our new Open House series of lectures/presentations by artists and curators.

Chris Csikszentmihalyi, "Edgy_Product"

This provocative and multi-talented artist, who will open the 2004-2005 season at Location One in September with an exhibition entitled Skin and Control, will give a talk on Wednesday, April 21st as part of our new Open House series of lectures/presentations by artists and curators.

Bonnie Marranca, Creative director, Special Performance Projects

Bonnie Marranca is co-founder/Editor of the arts publishing house PAJ and continues to edit PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art (formerly titled Performing Arts Journal), which celebrated its 25th year in 2001. The triannual offers expanded coverage of performance, video, dance, drama, film, music, photography, installations, and new media. PAJ has also published numerous […]

Saoirse Higgins (Ireland)

Saoirse Higgins (Ireland) (pronounced See-er-sssha. It means ‘freedom’in Gaelic) Mechanism no. 1: War :: Saiorse Higgins, with Simon Schiessl (July 9-August 2, 2003) Doom Machine doom monitor :: Saiorse Higgins (Feb 2003-November 2005) http://artists.banff.org/saoirse/ [ you’ll never be the same after this, you were never the same after that] :: online-offline performance looking at the pull and push of time through Beckett

Drazen Pantic, Co-Director/Internet

Drazen Pantic, a native of Belgrade, is the founder of OpenNet, the Internet department of Radio B92 in Belgrade and Serbia’s first Internet service provider (est. 1995). For the use of new media technologies to counter political repression in the former Yugoslavia Pantic was rewarded by the Pioneer Award of Electronic Frontier Foundation in 1999. […]

Vivisection

The initiation of our film/video program with “Vivisection”, a video installation featuring work by Lisa Bateman, Janene Higgins, Luther Price, Miroslaw Rogala, and Carolee Schneemann.This work will appear in the gallery and will be streamed on our website.