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The Message Preview Party

  • The Hirshhorn Museum Independence Ave SW & 7th St SW, Washington, DC 20560 (map)
C.T. Jasper & Joanna Malinowska, Halka/Haiti. 18°48’05”N 72°23’01”W (still from a multichannel video projection), 2015. Soloists from the Poznan Opera House, musicians from Holy Trinity Philharmonic Orchestra of Port-au-Prince, and dancers and audience from Cazale during the performance. Cazale, Haiti, February 7, 2015. Courtesy of the artists and Zachęta – National Gallery of Art. Cinematography by Barbara Kaja Kaniewska and Mateusz Golis. © C.T. Jasper, Joanna Malinowska. Gift of Joleen and Mitchell R. Julis, 2016

C.T. Jasper & Joanna Malinowska, Halka/Haiti. 18°48’05”N 72°23’01”W (still from a multichannel video projection), 2015. Soloists from the Poznan Opera House, musicians from Holy Trinity Philharmonic Orchestra of Port-au-Prince, and dancers and audience from Cazale during the performance. Cazale, Haiti, February 7, 2015. Courtesy of the artists and Zachęta – National Gallery of Art. Cinematography by Barbara Kaja Kaniewska and Mateusz Golis. © C.T. Jasper, Joanna Malinowska. Gift of Joleen and Mitchell R. Julis, 2016

Be among the first to experience the Hirshhorn’s newest film and video exhibition, The Message: New Media Works, before it opens to the public. Guests will enjoy a celebratory evening of art and music with exclusive access to the exhibition and a cash bar.

A transformative journey filled with music and humor, The Message moves through five contemporary film and video installations that use music, film and pop culture to reveal profound truths about life in the 21st century. This is the first chance for DC audiences to discover the work of the most exciting video artists working today: Camille Henrot, C.T. Jasper, Joanna Malinowska, France Stark, Hito Steyerl and Arthur Jafa.

Get your free tickets here!

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