Barbara Hammer Friday, May 10, 7pm – A Performative Lecture

 ‘The Lesbian Museum’ and ‘The Hidden Hammer’

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barbara-hammer with rotary projector Available Space 1979 ASpace Toronto

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Fresh from retrospectives at the Tate, MoMA and Jeu De Paume and now Guggenheim Fellow 2013, the acclaimed pioneer of queer cinema.  Barbara Hammer will be talking/performing/showing slides
and film clips on the body of work that has made her
an internationally celebrated artist and feminist.

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Screenshot11Screenshot12Screenshot13Screenshot16A key figure in American experimental film, Barbara is credited with producing the earliest avant-garde films that openly address lesbian life and sexuality. She has made up to 80 films to date and continues to exhibit as a visual and performance artist. Her work remains fundamentally influential to contemporary artists exploring daring and experimental thought and film.

$12 ($7 WAAM members)

For a sneak peek of Barbara Hammer at
the Jeu De Paume Gallery in Paris:



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