TRINA MERRY “OBJECTIFIED” A Performance Curated by Indira Cesarine

The Untitled Space is pleased to announce a one-night-only live performance by celebrated camouflage body painting artist Trina Merry titled, “OBJECTIFIED” taking place on November 14, 2019 to coincide with Tribeca Art + Culture Night. A selection of her photography will also be on view from November 14 – 16 highlighting her immersive body of work.

Trina Merry is a leading body painter in a generation that emerged in the wake of the influence of Yves Klein, Yayoi Kusama, and Verushka. Merry studied with Robert Wilson and Marina Abramovic as a Watermill Center summer resident, creating five living bodypaint installations on site. There she absorbed their unique attention to space, silence in stillness and transported these applications in her work to the chaotic neon streets of New York and subsequently, the world. She has also studied with Alex and Allyson Grey on “Visionary Art and the Light Body”. She has crafted her own visual and conceptual vocabulary that emerged through her focus on the points of juxtaposition between the organic human form and the phallic hard lines of architecture.

Merry has performed and exhibited at The Whitney Biennial, Getty Villa, San Jose Museum of Art (with Andy Goldsworthy), Attleboro Arts Museum, ESMoA, Museo De Bardini (Florence), Edward Hopper House, Red Dot Miami, Superfine! Art Fair, Satellite Art Show, WORKS San Jose & SOMArts alongside the Guerilla Girls. Merry currently lives in New York City has a BFA in film.

RSVP for Performance: events@untitled-space.com

Start Date

November 14, 2019

End Date

November 14, 2019

Hours

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Address

45 Lispenard Street Unit 1W, New York, NY 10013

Event Type

Public

More Information

www.untitled-space.com/objectified-trina-merry/

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