19.8.11

Rivane Neuenschwander adapts Beckett's First Love as Art Installation

16 July - 16 October 2011, Miami Art Museum
Artist Rivane Neuenschwander has adapted Samuel Beckett's post-war novella First Love as a 'psychologically complex' art installation. The exhibition runs from July until 16 October at the Miami Art Museum, and invites visitors to 'describe the face of their "first love" to a police sketch artist'. The sketches, once completed, will then hang in a public gallery for the duration of the exhibition. While this is an interesting idea in itself, it remains unclear whether the installation actually relates to Beckett's text, but might be of interest if you're in the area [Read More]

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