Adam Vidiksis

Angelo Pinto’s Seashells at the Barnes

Sunday, January 4, 2015 @ 1PM

The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130

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Vidiksis teams up with director Michael Durkin of Renegade Theater Company and actor Dan Higbee to create a stunning new work for movement, sculpture, and electroacoustic sound. The miniature painting Seashells by Angelo Pinto will be brought to life-size and formed as we follow the act of creation in the artist’s mind. Vidiksis will perform original music for found objects, percussion, live processing, and electronic sound.

The Barnes Foundation was established by Albert C. Barnes in 1922 to “promote the advancement of education and the appreciation of the fine arts and horticulture.” The Barnes holds one of the finest collections of Post-Impressionist and early Modern paintings, with extensive works by Pierre-Auguste RenoirPaul CézanneHenri MatissePablo PicassoHenri RousseauAmedeo ModiglianiChaim Soutine and Giorgio de Chirico, as well as American masters Charles DemuthWilliam GlackensHorace Pippinand Maurice Prendergast, Old Master paintings, important examples of African sculpture and Native American ceramics, jewelry and textiles, American paintings and decorative arts and antiquities from the Mediterranean region and Asia. The Barnes Foundation’s Art and Aesthetics programs engage a diverse array of audiences. These programs, occurring at the Philadelphia campus, online, and in Philadelphia communities, advance the mission through progressive, experimental and interdisciplinary teaching and learning.

This performance is part of the Barnes Foundation’s Art Alive series and Free First Sundays.

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 01/04/2015
1:00 pm

Location
The Barnes Foundation