Sat, Feb 2, 2019
Inspired by the two teenage years Suzanne Bocanegra spent in a body cast due to scoliosis, Bodycast is an inventive theatricalization of the ubiquitous “artist talk” starring actress Lili Taylor. Part performance and part essay, Bocanegra uses the format to explore how and why she became an artist.
February 15, 2019–from 6:00 to 10:00 pm
The Fabric Workshop and Museum and Lightbox Film Center are pleased to host Night with Nuns. Providing a glimpse into the life of devotion, the films in this program were selected as a companion to themes addressed in Suzanne Bocanegra: Poorly Watched Girls.
February 8, 2019–from 7:00 to 8:15 pm
The Philadelphia premiere of Suzanne Bocanegra’s Farmhouse/Whorehouse. Presented by The Fabric Workshop and Museum, the performance will take place at the newly built John and Richanda Rhoden Arts Center at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine.
December 13, 2018–from 6:00 to 7:00 pm
The Fabric Workshop and Museum’s Executive Director Susan L. Talbott will lead a walk-through of the exhibition Suzanne Bocanegra: Poorly Watched Girls highlighting the collaborative spirit of FWM’s Artist-in-Residence Program. The tour will explore Bocanegra’s newly debuted installations, offering insight into the artist’s methods and practice
November 28, 2018–from 6:00 to 7:00 PM
Suzanne Bocanegra and noted art critic and historian Hal Foster will discuss the themes and processes that carry through Bocanegra’s work, focusing on her new exhibition at The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Poorly Watched Girls.
Visual, installation, and performance artist Suzanne Bocanegra turns the concept of the "panel discussion" upside down in this disorienting and subversive theatrical work. In this world premiere she delves into the colossal Honor, The Met's largest tapestry, woven in the 16th century. 2019. Information HERE.
Part of the 2017 Next Wave Festival at BAM, December 12-16. Buy tickets HERE.
At the Wexner Center in Columbus, OH September 30 and October 1, 2017. LINK
At the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts CounterCurrent Festival, Houston, TX. April 21 & 22, 2017. Buy tickets HERE.
Performed at the Chicago Arts Club on October 22. Get information HERE.
At Abrons Arts Center September 23 and 24th. 466 Grand Street in the Lower East Side. We'll be on the main stage. Literally, all of us, audience included. Get tickets HERE.
A presentation of excerpts of Chromatic, a piece inspired by Josef Albers' 1963 masterpiece of color theory, "Interaction of Color," will be performed and created by Suzanne Bocanegra, choreographer Susan Marshall and composer Jason Treuting at Gibney Dance, Agnes Varis Performance Lab, New York, NY on January 10, 2015. LINK
Performed at the Williams College Museum of Art in Williamstown, MA on March 3, 2015. LINK
Performed at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts on April 18 and 19, 2015. LINK
Performed as part of the Countercurrent Festival of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts in Houston at The Match. Houston, TX, April 17, 2016. LINK
The recently completed film of will be shown at the Cornish School of the Arts sponsored by the Henry Museum of Art in Seattle, Washington, April 1, 2015. LINK
Performed at the Crowley Theater in Marfa, TX, sponsored by Marfa Contemporary, January 7, 2015. LINK
Presented by UCLA at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles, CA. April 14, 2018. Buy tickets HERE.