A Site-Specific Performance @ The Tidal Basin in Washington, DC
Sunday, Oct 20, 2019
Presented with support from VCUArts as part of Arlington Arts Center’s inaugural regional biennial exhibition, Assembly 2019
On Sunday, October 20th, performance artist Katie Kehoe will lead a group of participating artists in a public performance sequence through areas of the Tidal Basin that will be flooded if there is a six-foot rise in sea levels. The performers will utilize prop, signalling gestures, and conversation to engage with both their audience and their surroundings.
To observe the piece, please visit the following sites at the times specified below:
2:10pm – Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
2:30pm – Martin Luther King Memorial
3:00pm – Jefferson Memorial
This is a public performance and is free to attend.
Participating performers: Liz Ashe, Jorge Banales, Heloisa Escudero, Ophelia Gavin, Lisa Hajdo, Megan Hajdo, Joe Haley, Ashley Johnson, Frank McCauley, Susan Main, Yassmin Raiszad, Wendy Sittner, and Cynt Turner