Michel Auder + Michael Stickrod present Cleopatra (1970). An installation by Stickrod with screening of Auder’s Cleopatra (1970), which based its characters’ improvisation on Joseph Mankiewicz’s 1963 version of the film that starred Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Auder’s cast included many in the milieu of Andy Warhol’s Factory, including Auder’s former wife Viva as the queen, Louis Waldon, Taylor Mead, Nico, Ondine, Ultra Violet, Andrea Feldman, Gerard Melanga, and Christopher Walken.
Michel Auder + Michael Stickrod present Subversive Historian (2019), a video filmed in rural Ohio, upstate New York, New York City, Paris, and Pommiers, France as part of their collaborative project Staples and Rubber Bands, sculpture and video (1967-2019).
Brussels-based German artist Heide Hinrichs presents a series of drawings as part of second shelf, her multi-institutional collaborative book acquisition project that began in 2018 at Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium, and partnering with Beeler Gallery / Packard Library at Columbus College of Art & Design, and University of Bristol, UK.
Second edition of An Art Book Affair, a weekend of art books by local and international publishers. Saturday, Feb. 29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, March 1, 10-4 p.m. On Feb 29, a special presentation by Vier5, the graphic design team behind the graphic identity for Season Two, known for their irreverent take on design for institutional communication and their work for the quinquennial contemporary art exhibition documenta 14. Their collaboration with Beeler Gallery is their first American project.
Second edition of An Art Book Affair, a weekend of art books by local and international publishers. Saturday, Feb. 29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, March 1, 10-4 p.m.