Marcel Dzama Une Danse des Bouffons (A Jester's Dance)
September 9 - October 25, 2014
Opening reception: Tuesday, September 9, 6 – 8 PM
Press preview with Branwen Jones: 5 PM
David Zwirner is pleased to present an exhibition of recent and new work by Marcel Dzama, on view at the gallery’s 525 and 533 West 19th Street spaces in New York. The exhibition will mark the United States debut of the artist’s latest film Une danse des bouffons (or A jester’s dance), which will be shown alongside related two- and three-dimensional work. Commissioned by the Toronto International Film Festival and first shown at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art in Toronto in 2013, the film was recently part of Hollow Laughter, the artist’s solo exhibition at Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland in 2014.
Read the full press release here.
Watch the official trailer for Une danse des bouffons (or A jester’s dance) here.
Look for the summer issue of The Believer, with a special contribution by the artist.
Above: Une danse des bouffons (or A jester’s dance), 2013 (still). Video projection, 35:22 min, black and white, sound. Commissioned by Toronto International Film Festival, 2013