Park Nights 2016: Fred Moten, Eileen Myles and Sondra Perry

Poets Fred Moten and Eileen Myles present readings in the Serpentine Pavilion. Multidisciplinary artist Sondra Perry responds to this context with a moving-image intervention.

Art Special event previously on at Serpentine Galleries in Greater London, United Kingdom.
From Friday 10 June 2016 to Friday 10 June 2016

Park Nights 2016: Fred Moten, Eileen Myles and Sondra Perry image

Published by anonymous on Tuesday 24 May 2016.
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Note: Limited seating available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Pavilion is an outdoor structure: as a result, adverse weather conditions may affect the event.

Fred Moten is author of In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition, Hughson’s Tavern, B. Jenkins, The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning and Black Study (with Stefano Harney), The Feel Trio, The Little Edges and The Service Porch. He lives in Los Angeles and teaches at the University of California, Riverside.

Eileen Myles is the author of nineteen books, including I Must Be Living Twice: New & Selected Poems and a 2015 reissue of Chelsea Girls. Myles is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in non-fiction, an Andy Warhol/Creative Capital Arts Writers grant, four Lambda Book Awards and the Shelley Prize from the PSA. In 2016 Myles received a Creative Capital grant and the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing. Currently they teach at NYU and Naropa University and live in Marfa TX and New York.

Interdisciplinary artist Sondra Perry works in video, computer-based media and performance. Perry holds an MFA from Columbia University and a BFA from Alfred University. Exhibitions include Greater New York, MoMA/PS1 (2015); Disguise: Masks and Global African Art, Seattle Art Museum (2015); A Curious Blindness, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, New York (2015); Of Present Bodies, Arlington Arts Center (2014); and Young, Gifted, & Black: Transforming Visual Media, The Camera Club of New York (2012). Perry is currently based in Houston, Texas as part of the artist-in-residence program CORE, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Park Nights 2016 are supported by COS