Tue, Mar 15, 2011, 8 am–5 pm
MCA Theater, 6 PM Meet the 2010 Emerge Acquisition winner Kate Gilmore a video artist who takes on the gendered legacies of recent art history with performances that employ constructed sets and feats of physical labor. With a sense of irreverence and sharp humor, Gilmore?s works depict the artist dressed in stereotypically feminine clothes accomplishing painful, dangerous, or strenuous tasks?giving us a contemporary image of feminist performance art. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn. Exclusive Emerge Dinner to follow* Details TBD.