Join world renowned durational performance artist, Marina Abramović, and Hopi/Havasupai/Tewa elder, Mona Polacca, in a discussion regarding the relationship of ritual to our everyday at the Rubin Museum of Art. Both Abramović and Polacca have backgrounds in the practice of ceremony and repetitive ritual as part of their daily lives. This is sure to be an inspiring discussion that will provide the viewer with various insights into the concept of ritual and how it can be performed. The Rubin Museum of Art focuses on the ideas, cultures, and art of Himalayan regions and serves as the ideal venue and environment for such a discussion.
Our world is shaped by ritual. Explore your personal relationship to ritual, repetition, and durational experiences that you confront everyday.