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Kevin Beasley
Movement II: BEATEN-FACE/TOMS/ARMS, TIES, & LEG/FLOOR/BODY/BASS, 2014 (detail)

Kevin Beasley’s performance at the Art Gallery of Ontario

Kevin Beasley, Movement II: BEATEN-FACE/TOMS/ARMS, TIES, & LEG/FLOOR/BODY/BASS, 2014

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 7 pm
Michael & Sonja Koerner Gallery, Art Gallery of Ontario
5th Floor, Gallery 502
Free

American artist Kevin Beasley takes found materials—including his own clothing, instruments, household objects and detritus he finds on the street—and moulds them into sculptural forms, using a mixture of resin and polyurethane.The sculptural installation BEATEN-FACE/TOMS/ARMS, TIES, & LEG/FLOOR/BODY/BASS, 2014 was acquired by the AGO in 2014 and included in the exhibition Many Things Brought from One Climate to Another on view on the 5th floor in the Contemporary Tower until June 12. Join us for a performance by the artist in gallery 502.