Join curator Betsy Carpenter and Cunningham research fellow Abigail Sebaly for an informal conversation marking the opening of the exhibition Dance Works III: Merce Cunningham/Rei Kawakubo. In addition to discussing the collaboration between the choreographer and fashion designer, they will share a behind-the-scenes glimpse of a selection of the more than 250 costume pieces that Kawakubo created for the dance Scenario.
The acquisition and exhibition of works from the Merce Cunningham Dance Company archive is made possible by generous support from Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, the MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Linda and Lawrence Perlman, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011. Media partner Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.
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