Dialogue and Discourse

Candice Breitz and Kelly Taxter


Thursday, April 11, 2019
6 – 8 pm

The Mildred and George Weissman Program

Kelly Taxter, Barnett and Annalee Newman Curator of Contemporary Art, speaks with collection artist Candice Breitz in a discussion focusing on her creative practice and the large-scale video installations included in the exhibition Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything.

The Mildred and George Weissman Program has been endowed by Paul, Ellen, and Dan Weissman in honor of their parents.

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Candice Breitz, I’m Your Man (A Portrait of Leonard Cohen), 2017. Shot at the Phi Centre, Montreal, May-June 2017. Nineteen-channel video installation, colour with sound, 40 min., 43 sec., featured on eighteen suspended monitors and one single-screen projection. Collection of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal (MAC). Installation detail (partial view) of the exhibition Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything presented at the MAC, 2017-2018. Photo: Guy L’Heureux