Eleanor Antin, The Two Eleanors, 1973.

Eleanor Antin

Eleanor Antin works in photography, performance, video, film, installation, drawing, and writing. One-woman exhibitions include those at the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Whitney Museum of American Art; and a retrospective at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. She has performed internationally in venues including the Venice Biennale and the Sydney Opera House, and has written several books, most recently Conversations with Stalin (Green Integer). Antin is the recipient of many awards, among them a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Women’s Caucus of the College Art Association and an hon­orary doctorate from the Chicago Art Institute. She is represented by Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, and is an emeritus Professor of Visual Arts at the University of California, San Diego.

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Date & Time
  • Tue. Nov 12, 6:00 pm
Antin, Malik Gaines and Alexandro Segade present video and images as they discuss legacies of theatricality in performance art.
  • Sat. Nov 9, 2:00 pm
Antin reads and discusses excerpts, some unpublished, from the memoirs of her invented character, Eleanora Antinova, the African American ballerina of Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes.