Tishan Hsu, Kelly Akashi, and Matthew Ronay

When 22 Oct 2020
1:00PM - 2:30PM
Where Sculpture Center
44–19 Purves Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
United States

“We, humans under the influence of technology, are desperately trying to recapture a feel for our skin, to be reembodied, to prove that we are still here.” Matthew Ronay writes in a recent Artforum essay on Tishan Hsu. “But perhaps we aren’t here any longer. We’ve dominated nature completely, and now we’re running a simulation. There is a harmony between the body and the mind somewhere, but not in Hsu’s works, which feel so accurate to me because harmony is so hard to find. His art is not pessimistic; it just offers a humbled perspective—a seductive warning.”

Join artists Kelly Akashi and Matthew Ronay in conversation with Tishan Hsu on the occasion of Tishan Hsu: Liquid Circuit at SculptureCenter. Moderated by exhibition curator Sohrab Mohebbi.

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Image courtesy of the event organizer.