Monday, January 25, 2010

Jan 29 - Feb 14 with Performance/Exhibition. Williamsburg, Brooklyn














ALICE CHILTON GALLERY

147 Roebling Street

Williamsburg, Brooklyn

alicechiltongallery [at] gmail


ALICE CHILTON GALLERY is a new gallery specializing in Performance Art

with live performances plus performance-related materials:

catalogues, limited-edition prints, videos and artifacts

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ADINA and ARIELLE BIER

[Brooklyn, NY]


You Are My Carbon Copy,

And This Is Our Lair


Artists: Collaboration between sisters

Arielle Bier and Adina Bier


FRIDAY, JANUARY 29 – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Soft Opening: Saturday, January 30

6:00 – 8:000 pm

With live installation/performance


Artist Reception: Friday, February 12 - Williamsburg Every 2nd Friday event

7:00 – 9:00 with live installation/performance


Arielle Bier and Adina Bier explore the boundaries and freedoms of twinning and interconnectedness through live installation/durational performances in the gallery.


The sisters will create an encapsulating lair using webbing and suspended pods of sheet rope to perform in. Inspirations for this work include ritualistic practices such as inuit throat singing, butoh dance and nesting.


The Bier sisters have been living and working together since they moved back to Brooklyn in 2008.


Performance Dates:

Saturday, January 30th, , 1 - 6 and 6 - 8 pm
Sunday January 31st, 1 – 6 pm
Sunday February 7th, 1 – 6 pm

Friday, February 12th, 1 - 6 and 7 – 9 pm
Sunday February 14th, 1 – 6 pm


Adina Bier: www.AdinaBier.com

Arielle Bier: www.ariellebier.wordpress.com


The Alice Chilton Gallery is run by Jill McDermid, also the Director of the Grace Exhibition Space for live Performance Art: www.grace-exhibition-space.com


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At February 19, 2010 at 10:53 PM , Blogger ALICE CHILTON GALLERY said...

ADINA BIER + ARIELLE BIER

Friday, January 30 - Sunday, February 21

Gallery Hours: Friday-Sunday 1:00-6:00

This exhibition has been EXTENDED for one weekend.

Adina and Arielle Bier (sisters) performed in-gallery

for over 30 hours since their show opened.



This weekend, we will feature video and photographs

of their ground-breaking performancs



Their performances were ground-breaking as the first in-house performances

at Alice Chilton Gallery, in the first gallery devoted exclusively to performance

art documentation and performance




ADINA AND ARIELLE BIER

explored the boundaries and freedoms of twinning and Inter-connectedness, through live installation/durational performances in the gallery.


The sisters created an encapsulating lair using webbing and suspended pods of sheet rope to perform in.

Inspirations for this work included ritualistic practices such as Inuit throat singing, Butoh dance and nesting.


The Bier sisters have been living and working together since they moved back to Brooklyn in 2008.


Arielle Bier: www.ariellebier.wordpress.com
Adina Bier: www.adinabier.com

ALICE CHILTON GALLERY

147 Roebling Street

Williamsburg, Brooklyn

alicechiltongallery@gmail.com

www.alicechiltongallery.blogspot.com



ALICE CHILTON GALLERY is a new gallery for the documentation of performance art: limited-edition photographs, DVD’s and artifacts - while often hosting live performances inside the gallery, during regular gallery hours.

 

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