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Martha Wilson: From Presenter to Preserver: 30 Years At Franklin Furnace

Tuesday 20 January 2009, 23:00

Wed 21 Jan, 6.30pm
£6.00 / £4.00 Concs

Performance artist Martha Wilson is founding director of Franklin Furnace Archive Inc., a museum she established in her New York loft in 1976, which presents, preserves and champions temporal forms: performance art, temporary installation and artists' books. Martha Wilson will discuss the dilemmas
of documenting performance and preserving time-based art, including works by Laurie Anderson, Gina Pane, William Pope.L, Karen Finley, Tehching Hsieh, Jenny Holzer and William Wegman.

A Performing the Archive event, funded by Great Western Research and University of Bristol.

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