Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson is one of the most acclaimed performance artists of his generation. His work, characterized by durational experiments, employs the language of art, music, and theatre while playing on contradictory emotions. Inspired by classical and popular musical traditions and accompanied by his musician friends, Kjartansson will create a unique performance not to be missed. The event coincides with the opening night of Villa Toronto, an innovative international art project organized by Raster Gallery based in Warsaw, Poland.
Performance presented in partnership with i8 Gallery.
Location: Art Gallery of Ontario, Walker Court
Date: Friday, January 16, 2015, 9 pm – midnight
Free tickets are required and will be available January 2, 2015 at 10 am.