We are proud to announce LILIBETH CUENCA RASMUSSEN & ERICH WEISS at ArtPalmBeach Contemporary Art Fair > 16-20 January 2019
LILIBETH CUENCA RASMUSSEN will be the 2019 guest performance artist at ArtPalmBeach Contemporary Art Fair. Tow With the Flow, explores the western world’s uninhibited obsession with textiles and fashion and its negative impact on the world’s environment. The artist uses themes from the UN Global 2030 Goals Manifest to shed light on the importance of environmental sustainability through poetry, music, and interpretative performances.
ERICH WEISS will be this year’s guest curator ArtPalmBeach Contemporary Art Fair’s new dynamic art pavilions, Design, Art Video, and Performance Art. Weiss is currently the curator at large at Barcelona’s Picasso Museum, Rotterdam’s New Institute: Museum for Architecture, Design & Digital Culture and the Sonneveld House as well as an art critic and curator specializing in Dada and Surrealism. His recent museum exhibitions have included the works of Bruce Nauman, Ed Ruscha, Willem Oorebeek, Damien Hirst, Andy Warhol Picabia, Magritte Man Ray, Duchamp as well as solo exhibitions at the Picasso Museum of the works of Rineke Kijkstra ( 2017), Arthur Cravan ( 2017), and Erwin Wurm 2018.
Friday, Jan. 18
3:30 PM: Interactive Talk
“Love Me Tender/Love My Gender”
Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen, Performance Artist and Erich Weiss, Guest Curator
Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen and Erich Weiss discuss social-cultural themes that directly affect the artist’s work, such as her experience as a multi-cultural woman and the challenges she has faced as an artist.
Saturday, Jan. 19
2 PM: Lecture and Presentation
Why Video Art is No Longer the Cinderella of the Artworld: Collecting Video Art and Enjoying It
Erich Weiss, Guest Curator of FLOW: Art Video Pavilion
The re-emergence of video art in the contemporary art world, featuring art videos from the WhiteSpace Collection.
4 PM: Art Performance
“Tow With the Flow”
Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen, Visual Performance Artist
The artist explores socio-cultural issues like over-consumption in the Western World, alongside students from local schools with this powerful art performance.
Photography by LEES Foto © ART 2030. Courtesy of the artist.