Carmen Argote: If only it were that easy...

Carmen Argote: If only it were that easy...

 

Presented with 18th Street Arts Center as part of Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA

Artist Carmen Argote invites LA-based artists and cultural workers who ride motorcycles to help her develop the skills necessary to complete a cross-border journey from Guadalajara to LA on her father’s prized Moto Guzzi motorcycle, reversing rney he made in the year 2000. Each person who agrees to impart his or her motorcycle know-how will be invited to develop a set of instructions and tasks, pertaining to both riding and potentially fraught social interactions, that will comprise the performance score.  

 

January 20, 1 pm

LOCATION: Griffith Park, Parking Lot 2 (near the Merry-Go-Round)
4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, 90027

For more information, visit 18thstreet.org.

 

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Presented con 18th Street Arts Center como parte de Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA

Carmen Argote invita a artistas y trabajadores culturales de Los Ángeles que andan en motocicletas a enseñarle a conducir y a desarrollar las habilidades necesarias para completar un viaje desde Guadalajara hasta Los Ángeles en la preciada motocicleta Moto Guzzi de su padre, revirtiendo un viaje que éste hiciera en el año 2000. Cada persona que acepte impartir sus conocimientos de motociclismo será invitada a desarrollar un conjunto de instrucciones y tareas relacionadas con la conducción y con las posibles interacciones sociales, potencialmente tensas, a partir de las cuales se constituirá la notación del performance. 

 

20 de enero, 1 pm

LUGAR: Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, 90027

Para más información, visita 18thstreet.org.

Presented as part of the Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA, organized by REDCAT and supported by a major grant from the Getty Foundation. Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America.

Associated Images: 

Date/TimeGMST
SAT 1/20
1:00 pm
FREEFREEFREE

G - General Audience

M - REDCAT Members

ST - Students

CA - CalArts Students/Faculty/Staff