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BMW Tate Live Exhibition 2018: Ten Days Six Nights.

London. Tate Modern will theatre a second annual BMW
Tate Live Exhibition in Mar 2018 in a windy subterranean
Tanks. Joan Jonas, a colonize of opening art, will be this year’s
concentration coinciding with a vital consult of her work in a galleries
above. Unfolding over 10 days and 6 nights, BMW Tate Live
Exhibition 2018 will showcase Jonas’s performances and installations
including ground-breaking works not staged for 40 years. Her work will
be presented in discourse with an intergenerational preference of
artists – including Jason Moran, Mark Leckey, Sylvia Palacios Whitman
and Jumana Emil Abboud – demonstrating her durability bequest and powerful
impact on contemporary artists today.


Graeme Grieve, Chief Executive Officer, BMW Group UK and Ireland
said: “BMW is unapproachable of a prolonged attribute with Tate Modern and
generally in a expansion of BMW Tate Live, launched in its
well-received new format final year. It is quite sparkling that
Joan Jonas will take centre stage, among an array of cutting-edge
opening artists during a eventuality subsequent March, carrying featured in one of
a BMW Tate Live Performance Room events behind in 2013. We look
brazen to fasten army with Tate again subsequent year from what we am
certain will be another noted event.”


Throughout a exhibition’s 10 days, visitors will be invited to
try a array of installations in a Tanks. These will include
Joan Jonas’ acclaimed designation “Reanimation”, a spellbinding
sourroundings done from projected footage of Arctic landscapes and light
refracted by dozens of unresolved crystals. Also on arrangement will be
dual early sculptural works by Jonas: “Cones/May Windows (After
Mirage)” 1976 and “Stage Sets” 1977. Jonas’ seductiveness in myth-making
and poser will be echoed in a new elect in a Tanks corridor by
Jumana Emil Abboud sketch on Palestinian folklore and angel tales.


The 6 night programme will open with Jonas behaving live together
with her long-time collaborator, a distinguished jazz pianist and
composer Jason Moran. The third and fourth nights will be dedicated to
3 seminal performances from a infirm duration in Jonas’ career:
“Mirror Check”, “Mirror Piece II” and “Mirage”. The final weekend will
concentration on Chilean-American artist Sylvia Palacios Whitman, a counterpart of
Jonas who also came to inflection in New York in a 1970s. She will
perform for a initial time in a UK and will entrance a new
partnership with Christopher Rauschenberg, son of legendary
initial artist Robert Rauschenberg. The final night will also
underline a participatory opening by Turner Prize leader Mark Leckey.


In serve to a ticketed dusk programme, there will be daily
giveaway performances of Jonas’ “Mirror Piece II”, and during low waves the
muster will extend onto a banks of a Thames for a newly
reconfigured chronicle of Jonas’ opening “Delay Delay”, an outdoor
protocol that will play out on Bankside’s shoreline any day.


The muster follows a success of this year’s initial BMW Tate
Live Exhibition, that welcomed tens of thousands of visitors in
open 2017. Part of Tate Modern’s ongoing opening programme in
partnership with BMW, a initial Ten Days Six Nights pennyless new ground
for a muster format with an ever-changing programme of
installations and live performances. Taking place in a Tanks, the
world’s initial museum spaces dedicated to performance, film and
installation, as good as on a new patio above, it enclosed a fog
sculpture by Fujiko Nakaya, a plant-filled sourroundings for dance and
discuss by Isabel Lewis, and a horde of one-off performances and screenings.


BMW Tate Live Exhibition 2018: Ten Days Six Nights is curated by
Catherine Wood, Senior Curator of International Art (Performance),
Andrea Lissoni, Senior Curator of International Art (Film) and
Isabella Maidment, Assistant Curator of Performance.


About BMW Tate Live

BMW Tate Live is a vital general partnership between BMW and
Tate, that aims to forehead a pivotal purpose of live
investigation in art story and among artists operative today. The
programme has now showcased over 50 artists including both emerging
and some-more informed total from opposite a world. It began in 2012 with
a world’s initial opening programme combined for live online
broadcast, and developed into an ongoing array of performances during Tate
Modern. As opening took on an increasingly pivotal purpose in Tate
Modern’s prophesy for a destiny of a museum, a initial annual BMW
Tate Live Exhibition was non-stop in a Tanks in 2017. For further
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For serve questions greatfully contact:

Dr Thomas Girst

BMW Group Corporate and Governmental Affairs

Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49 89 382 247 53

Leonie Laskowski

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49-89-382-45382


Duncan Holden Senior Press Officer, Tate Telephone: +44-20-7887-4939
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About BMW Group’s Cultural Commitment

For roughly 50 years now, a BMW Group has instituted and intent in
over 100 informative cooperations worldwide. The association places a main
concentration of a long-term joining on contemporary and complicated art,
exemplary song and jazz as good as pattern and design. In 1972,
3 large-scale paintings were combined by a artist Gerhard Richter
privately for a corridor of a BMW Group’s Munich headquarters.
Since then, artists such as Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Daniel Barenboim,
Jonas Kaufmann and designer Zaha Hadid have co-operated with BMW. In
2016 and 2017, womanlike artist Cao Fei from China and American John
Baldessari combined a subsequent dual vehicles for a BMW Art Car
Collection. Besides co-initiatives, such as BMW Tate Live, a BMW Art
Journey and a “Opera for All” concerts in Berlin, Munich and London,
a association also partners with heading museums and art fairs as well
as orchestras and show houses around a world. The BMW Group takes
extensive artistic leisure in all a informative activities – as this
beginning is as essential for producing groundbreaking artistic work
as it is for vital innovations in a successful business.


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