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CANCELLED: Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Adonis Volanakis

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Starr Foundation Hall, Room UL102, University Center 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003

Adonis Volanakis is a multidisciplinary visual/ performance artist based in Athens, Greece. Best known for his poetic, socially-engaged practice addressing women’s cultural and historical legacies, he orchestrates “blind dates” between individuals and communities, creates video installations, performance works and art objects, instigates collaborative platforms and exhibitions, and designs/ directs dance, theatre and opera. Venues include: Documenta 14, Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center, Royal Opera House-Covent Garden, National Theatre, Artisterium 10/Tbilisi, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Dixon Place and Kimmel Galleries at NYU. Foundations that have supported Adonis include Fulbright, Linbury, Onassis, and the London Institute.

Presented by Fine Arts programs at Parsons School of Design

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Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Art and Design


Parsons School of Design, School of Art, Media and Technology


Fine Arts


Free and Open to the Public

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