Elias Sime: Tightrope

Presented by Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City MO

Aug 11 2020
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Jan 31 2021
Elias Sime: Tightrope presented by Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City MO

Elias Sime: Tightrope|Tuesday, August 11, 2020 to Sunday, January 31, 2021|Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

The first major museum exhibition to focus on the work of contemporary Ethiopian artist Elias Sime (Ethiopian, born 1968), Tightrope features more than two dozen works of art in varying scales and showcases brightly-colored tableaux and sculptural assemblages rooted in both the figurative and abstract modes of modern Ethiopian art. Sime repurposes salvaged electronic components such as circuits and keyboards in his work to explore the precarious balance between the progress that technology has

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jan 19, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 20, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 21, 2021 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 22, 2021 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 23, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 24, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 26, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 27, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 28, 2021 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 29, 2021 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 30, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 31, 2021 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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