Monday, February 20

William Kentridge: Thick Time


A film still from The Refusal of Time
"South African artist William Kentridge (b.1955, Johannesburg) is renowned for his animated expressionist drawings and films exploring time, the history of colonialism and the aspirations and failures of revolutionary politics. In this major exhibition of six large-scale installations by the artist, music and drama are ruptured by revolution, exile and scientific advancement. Highlights include the film work Second-hand Reading (2013), installation O Sentimental Machine (2015) and The Refusal of Time (2012), an immersive work created with composer Philip Miller, projection designer Catherine Meyburgh, choreographer Dada Masilo, scientist Peter Galison and collaborators from around the world."
Whitechapel Gallery (Video)
Guardian: William Kentridge review – love and propaganda on a trip through the stars
artbook - William Kentridge: Thick Time
William Kentridge at London’s Whitechapel Gallery
amazon
UbuWeb: William Kentridge (b. 1955)

2009 November: William Kentridge, 2011 April: The Insolent Eye: Jarry in Art, 2013 August: Stereoscope (1999), 2015 October: “More Sweetly Play the Dance” (2015), 2016 December: NAI010 (2016)

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