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Artis Presents a Talk with Curator Doron Rabina, followed by a Conversation with ICA Senior Curator Ingrid Schaffner

Artis Presents a Talk with Curator Doron Rabina, followed by a Conversation with ICA Senior Curator Ingrid Schaffner

On the occasion of the exhibition:
Blowing on a Hairy Shoulder/Grief Hunters, curated by Doron Rabina
at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
Exhibition runs September 7 to December 4, 2011
Supported in part by Artis

Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 6:30pm
Crosby Street Hotel
79 Crosby Street (at Spring Street)
New York City

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to persis [a] artiscontemporary.org.

About the Exhibition
Blowing on a Hairy Shoulder/Grief Hunters examines relationships between origin and originality with video, photography, drawing and sculpture by twenty artists from Israel, Greece, Germany, Belgium, Britain and America. This exhibition has been supported in part by Artis–Contemporary Israeli Art Fund.

About Doron Rabina
Doron Rabina (b. 1971) is among the leading curators and theorists of contemporary art in Israel. Formerly a consultant-curator for the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, he has organized many large-scale exhibitons such as Beyond Guilt, Tina B. Contemporary Art Festival, Prague (2009); Eventually We'll Die, Herzliya Museum of Art (2008); and Power, Omanut Ha'aretz no. 4, Power Reading Station, Tel Aviv (2005). As an artist, Rabina represented Israel in the 26th Sao Paulo Biennale (2004). Since 2009, he has served as the Head of the Hamidrasha School of Art, Beit Berl College, one of Israel's leading art schools.

For more information on the exhibition, please visit the ICA website.