Carl Craig Artist Talk
Thursday, April 20
The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
FREE with RSVP
On the occasion of the opening of Carl Craig: Party/After-Party, Detroit-based techno DJ and producer Craig discusses his practice and the second chapter of his immersive, site responsive exhibition with MOCA Associate Curator, Alex Sloane.
Following the conversation Craig will sign copies of “Carl Craig: Party/After-Party” (LP Box Set) the limited edition two disk vinyl set that is accompanied by essays by Kelly Kivland, Randy Gibson, DeForrest Brown Jr, and Peter L'Official.
Please be advised that Party/After-Party features low lighting and strobe effects.
The sound levels average 86 decibels, with occasional peaks as high as 97 decibels. Some visitors may wish to use hearing protection.
Party/After-Party was commissioned by Dia Art Foundation.
Carl Craig: Party/After-Party was curated by Kelly Kivland, former Curator at Dia Art Foundation, with Randy Gibson, Manager of Exhibition Technology. The Los Angeles presentation is organized by Alex Sloane, Associate Curator, with Anastasia Kahn, Curatorial Assistant, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
Admission to Carl Craig: Party/After-Party is free courtesy of Carolyn Clark Powers.
Lead support is provided by Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss.
Exhibitions at MOCA are supported by the MOCA Fund for Exhibitions with generous funding provided by the Earl and Shirley Greif Foundation.
The artist thanks Christophe Chapelle, Sonic Lab Studio; Nazy Nazhand, Project Consultant and founder of Nazhand Art & Culture; and John Torres, Lighting Designer.