Elizabeth Murray in her studio beside the early stages of the painting Web, 1991 © The Murray-Holman Family Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.


What Inspired Elizabeth Murray?

An Evening of Poetry and Performance

510 West 25th Street, New York

Tuesday, January 9, 6–7:30 PM

Presented by Norte Maar and Bowery Poetry, What Inspired Elizabeth Murray? is a one-night-only event held in the exhibition Elizabeth Murray: Painting in the '80s at Pace's 510 West 25th Street gallery in New York. This collaborative event explores Murray's love of poetry, music, and dance through a special performance experience and a walk through of the exhibition. The event will take place on Tuesday, January 9, from 6–7:30 PM. Tickets are available for $20, which directly supports Norte Maar and Bowery Poetry. To purchase tickets, click (opens in a new window) here

Participating Artists Include:

JoAnne Akalaitis, Director
Hermine Ford, Painter
Molissa Fenley, Choreographer/Dancer
Julia K. Gleich, Choreographer
Jessica Hagedorn, Poet
Hettie Jones, Poet
Dael Orlandersmith, Playwrite
Margaret Porter Troupe, Writer/Activist
Anne Waldman, Poet
Bob Holman, Poet

(opens in a new window) Norte Maar for Collaborative Projects in the Arts is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization founded in 2004 by curator Jason Andrew and choreographer Julia K. Gleich with a founding mission to create, promote, and present collaborations among the visual, literary and performing arts, connecting emerging artistic communities and uniting cultural forces to foster artistic expression and raise the imaginative energy in us all. | @nortemaar

(opens in a new window) Bowery Poetry is a project of Bowery Arts+Science, a 501(c)3 non-profit in New York City. Our venue, located at 308 Bowery, NY, NY, presents shows every Sunday and Monday. Our mission is to encourage cooperation among and advancement of artists and cultural workers; to develop and produce works by emerging poets and performers; and to promote the exploration and advancement of the arts as a changemaking force in society. | @bowerypoetry

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