SUN AUG 2 - SUN AUG 23: EXHIBITION + PERFORMANCE: A Man of Average Means OPENING RECEPTION: August 2nd 4PM-7PM with a performance by Dawn Kasper at 5:30PM. Gallery Hours: Wed-Sun noon-6PM
In 1978, frustrated by his country’s lack of quality films, North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il abducted South Korean filmmaker Shin Sang Ok and his ex-wife, the actress Choi Eun Hee. They produced thirteen films in the six years they were held captive.
The group exhibition features work from Peggy Ahwesh, Keren Benbenisty, Jakob Brugge, Fiona Connor, Dawn Kinstel, Lucas Knipscher, Charles Mayton, Viola Yesiltac, Yoni Zonszein and a performance on opening night by Dawn Kasper. A Man of Average Means is curated by Eric Kim and Thomas Torres Cordova.