TOGETHER (2019). A NEW PERFORMANCE BY MARIA HASSABI

DANCE PERFORMANCE
18/05/2019 11h00-11h45
18/05/2019 15h00-15h45
19/05/2019 11h00-11h45
19/05/2019 15h00-15h45
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Maria Hassabi : PLASTIC 2015 © Photo : Thomas Poravas

Maria Hassabi (b. Cyprus / based in NY) is an artist and choreographer. Her performances and installations are presented worldwide in theaters, museums, galleries, and public spaces including Centre Pompidou (Paris); K20, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein–Westfalen (Düsseldorf); documeta14 (Kassel); Walker Art Centre (Minneapolis); Museum of Modern Art (New York); Hammer Museum (Los Angeles); The 55th Venice Biennale (Venice); Kunstenfestivaldesarts (Brussels); ArtSonje (Seoul); Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (Melbourne), Performa (New York); The Kitchen (New York); Performance Space 122 (New York), amongst others.

Hassabi received the 2016 NY Dance and Performance “Bessie” Award; the 2015 Herb Alpert Award; 2012 President’s Award for Performing Arts from Lower Manhattan Cultural Council; 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship; 2009 Grants to Artists Award from Foundation for Contemporary Arts. She holds a BFA from California Institute of the Arts.

Performed by Hristoula Harakas and Oisín Monaghan
Sound Design by Stavros Gasparatos
Outfits by Victoria Bartlett

TOGETHER (2019) is a commission from the Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St Louis. The work was also supported from Extended Life a Program of the Lower Manhattan Council of the Arts.

Within the framework of the Luxembourg Museum Days and the exhibition Privileged points by Nairy Barghamian.

LUXEMBOURG MUSEUM DAYS

Every year, a selection of museums in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg open their doors during one weekend for a special programme of guided tours, workshops, performances, meetings with artists, conferences, concerts, tastings and animations for children.

The entrance to the museums is free.