Wednesday 10 April 2024, 6:00pm

Deep dive: Artist lecture with Jimmy Robert

Date Wednesday 10 April 2024
Time 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Location Artspace Aotearoa, 292 Karangahape Rd
Entry Free and open to all, information on access

Hear from our Goethe-Institut visiting practitioner Jimmy Robert about his practice and approach to making in advance of his solo exhibition Joie noire.

Booking is encouraged but not essential.

WHAT TO EXPECT

This event will be held in The Kit on our lower ground level, entrance is via 8 East Street.
This location is accessible with assistance.
It will be seated and microphones will be used.
Light refreshments will be provided.

BIOGRAPHY

Jimmy Robert was born in Guadeloupe and now lives between Berlin and Paris. He works across a range of media—including photography, sculpture, film, video, and collaborative performance—gently breaking down divisions between two and three dimensions, image and object. He studied at Goldsmiths, London, was a resident at the Rijksakademie Amsterdam and is now a professor at UdK, Berlin. He has had major solo exhibitions at, amongst others, Moderna Museet, Malmö; Centre National de la Danse, Paris-Pantin in collaboration with Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Museion, Bolzano; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham; and The Power Plant, Toronto.