Stan Douglas: Luanda-Kinshasa | Opening at Plug In ICA

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art

1-460 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0E8

Winnipeg, MB

Film & video

Museum

Music

Visual arts

Join Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art for the exhibition opening of Luanda-Kinshasa by Stan Douglas from 7-11pm September 28, 2019. Luanda-Kinshasa is a six hour film installation by the renowned Vancouver-based artist, Stan Douglas, set in a reconstruction of the legendary Columbia 30th Street Studio, which was based in Midtown Manhattan and the site to some of the most celebrated musical recordings of the twentieth century such as Bob Dylan’s Highway 61 Revisited, Glenn Gould’s Goldberg Variations, and numerous Miles Davis albums.

This event is free.

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Fri Sep 25
Sat Sep 26
Sun Sep 27

7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Organized by

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art

Established in 1972, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is Canada’s oldest ICA with a holistic mandate to support all aspects of art-making by presenting, producing and circulating contemporary art through research, exhibitions, publications, education, outreach and advocacy. Plug In ICA continually addresses itself to these core questions: what is contemporary art, how does it function in and define community, and what is its social value?

This event is part of a hub:

Nuit Blanche Winnipeg

Organized by Nuit Blanche Winnipeg

Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art that takes place on the Saturday of the Culture Days weekend from dusk to dawn, produced by Culture Days Manitoba and the Winnipeg Arts Council. The e...

Location

1-460 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0E8

Winnipeg, MB

Event Contact

Nasrin Himada

204-942-1043

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.