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April 20 to May 20, 2017

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Public Tours at Dia:Beacon


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27/08/2016 13:00 27/08/2016 14:00 Europe/London Public Tours at Dia:Beacon Dia:Beacon provides guided tours every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm. Tours are free with admission. Reservations are not necessary but can be made in person at the admissions desk.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;UNTIL=20260601T235900; Public Tours at Dia:Beacon
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Public Tours at Dia:Chelsea


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15/11/2016 14:00 15/11/2016 13:00 Europe/London Public Tours at Dia:Chelsea Dia:Chelsea provides guided tours every Saturday at 2 pm. Tours are free with admission. Reservations are not necessary but can be made in person at the admissions desk located at 545 West 22nd Street.      Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Public Tours at Dia:Chelsea
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Christophe Cherix on Hanne Darboven


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22/04/2017 14:30 22/04/2017 15:30 Europe/London Christophe Cherix on Hanne Darboven Event DetailsSaturday, April 22, 2017, 2:30 pm  Dia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City  Free; no reservations required.Christophe Cherix was appointed the Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings and Prints at the Museum of Modern Art in 2013. He joined the museum’s curatorial staff in July 2007, after serving as curator of the Cabinet des estampes at the Musées d’art et d’histoire in Geneva. At MoMA, Cherix organized Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective with Manuel Borja-Villel in 2016, Yoko Ono: One Woman Show, 1960–1971 with Klaus Biesenbach in 2015, Jasper Johns: Regrets with Ann Temkin in 2014, Print/Out with Kim Conaty in 2012, and Contemporary Art from the Collection with Kathy Halbreich in 2010–11. Cherix has contributed to the catalogue raisonnés of prints by Henri Michaux (1997) and Robert Morris (1999), and is the editor of In & Out of Amsterdam: Travels in Conceptual Art, 1960–1976 (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2009).     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Christophe Cherix on Hanne Darboven
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Lecture

Josh Kline on Dan Graham


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Artists on Artists Lecture Series

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25/04/2017 18:30 25/04/2017 23:45 Europe/London Josh Kline on Dan Graham Event DetailsTuesday, April 25, 2017, 6:30 pmDia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors Advance ticket purchases recommended. Tickets are also available for purchase at the door, subject to availability.Josh Kline was born in Philadelphia in 1979. Recent solo exhibitions include Unemployment at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (2016), and Freedom at both the Portland Art Museum, Oregon (2016), and Modern Art Oxford (2015). In 2016, his work was also included in the Berlin Biennale and group exhibitions at venues including Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, and White Cube, London. He currently lives and works in New York City.     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Josh Kline on Dan Graham
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Book Launch

Robert Ryman Book Launch


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29/04/2017 14:30 29/04/2017 23:45 Europe/London Robert Ryman Book Launch Event DetailsDia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 A conversation with Robert Ryman’s sons, Cordy, Ethan, and Will Ryman, and deputy director and chief curator Courtney J. Martin will occur at 2:30 pm. Books will be available for purchase. Free with museum admission. Reservations encouraged.  Generous support for Robert Ryman has been provided by the Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo and the Audrey Irmas Foundation for Social Justice, and additional support was provided by Anthony Grant and the Marx Family Advised Fund at Aspen Community Foundation. A publication of the Sackler Institute at Dia Art Foundation.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Robert Ryman Book Launch
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Lecture

Sam Falls on Robert Irwin


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Artists on Artists Lecture Series

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02/05/2017 18:30 02/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London Sam Falls on Robert Irwin Event DetailsTuesday, May 2, 2017, 6:30 pm Dia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors Advance ticket purchases recommended. Tickets are also available for purchase at the door, subject to availability.Sam Falls was born in San Diego in 1984. Recent solo exhibitions have been presented at Ballroom Marfa, Texas, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, and the Kitchen, New York City (all in 2015). He has realized several public works including Light Over Time, a multisite project with the Public Art Fund in New York City (2014–15), Untitled (Healing pavilion…) at Collins Park, Miami (2015), and Untitled (Tuileries Colored Sculpture) in Jardins des Tuileries, Paris (2013). He lives and works in Los Angeles.     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Sam Falls on Robert Irwin
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Poetry Reading

Eleni Sikelianos and Will Alexander


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Readings in Contemporary Poetry

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09/05/2017 18:30 09/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London Eleni Sikelianos and Will Alexander Event DetailsTuesday, May 9, 2017, 6:30 pmDia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City  Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors Advance ticket purchases recommended. Tickets are also available for purchase at the door, subject to availability.  Eleni SikelianosEleni Sikelianos is the author of ten books of poetry and hybrid works, most recently Make Yourself Happy (Coffee House Press, 2017). These works frequently employ a range of forms (poetry, prose, document, and visual) and fields (often the sciences) as a means to explore ways of being and knowing. She has collaborated widely with other artists, including composer Philip Glass and filmmaker Ed Bowes. Her work has earned her two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, a New York Foundation for the Arts award, and a National Poetry Series selection, among other awards. A frequent participant in international festivals and programs, her poems and hybrid works have been translated into over a dozen languages. Sikélianòs has taught poetry in public schools, homeless shelters, and prisons, and is part of the guest faculty at the Naropa University Summer Writing Program in Boulder, Colorado. She currently teaches at the University of Denver, where she founded and runs the Writers in the Schools program.  from Your Kingdomyou arrange your syllables like a flockof self-forming starlings in a draft aimed outyour mouth and at an ear—there isanother here—you see the dimtraceries of human faces, charcoal in a night chamberbut also so palea pupil could not find such a pearlin a milk pool and other hues as the toneworld presents itself as sculpted and so you rise to greet it, sing, around the timetight patches of photoreceptors amassinto the absurdity of eyes which have to develop50, a hundred times and birdsdo it better than you, youstumble at the gate with the sharksand hummingbirds, a photon hits an opsin and tripsa switch and you learn to bend the light, transparentcrystallins clumping like jelly and itgoes opaque—were yousupposed to keep those feathers?if not for flight, why? Will AlexanderWill Alexander is a poet, novelist, essayist, philosopher, aphorist, playwright, visual artist, and pianist. He is author of thirty collections of writing in the above-mentioned genres. He is a recipient of the Whiting Fellowship for Poetry, California Arts Council Fellowship, PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles Literary Award, American Book Award, and Jackson Poetry Prize. His work has been translated into French, German, Romanian, and Spanish. Beginning After-ExistenceOn the threshing floorthere are spiders which astonishwith replications which irradiate which strike resistance which terrify which de-foil carnivorous amoebas with each fiber with each mandible with each blood knot gone astray flailing embryonic shifting out of red or exerted magma threading their weight throughout a melanotic angle into ghostly osmosis     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Eleni Sikelianos and Will Alexander
<p>François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea, <em>Sylphides</em>, 2009. © François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea. Photo: Alain Monot</p>

Performance

François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea


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12/05/2017 15:00 12/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea Over two weekends from May 12–14 and May 19–21, François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea’s program at Dia:Beacon traces the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership. Each performance includes three consecutive episodes, transitioning through the layered references that inform their collaborative work—from the musical structures of polyphonic singing, through the transcendent dance of Sylphides (2009), to the recent ensemble work Dub Love (2014). Event DetailsFriday, May 12, 2017, 3 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 The program will be staged in Dia:Beacon’s lower-level gallery.  Free with museum admission. Reservations are not required, but recommended.  Cecilia Bengolea was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. She lives and works in Paris.  François Chaignaud was born in Rennes, France, in 1983. He lives and works in Paris.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea
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François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea


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13/05/2017 15:00 13/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea Over two weekends from May 12–14 and May 19–21, François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea’s program at Dia:Beacon traces the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership. Each performance includes three consecutive episodes, transitioning through the layered references that inform their collaborative work—from the musical structures of polyphonic singing, through the transcendent dance of Sylphides (2009), to the recent ensemble work Dub Love (2014). Event DetailsFriday, May 13, 2017, 3 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 The program will be staged in Dia:Beacon’s lower-level gallery.  Free with museum admission. Reservations are not required, but recommended.  Cecilia Bengolea was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. She lives and works in Paris.  François Chaignaud was born in Rennes, France, in 1983. He lives and works in Paris.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea
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Special Event

Community Free Day


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Community Free Days

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13/05/2017 11:00 13/05/2017 18:00 Europe/London Community Free Day Dia:Beacon’s quarterly Community Free Days offer engaging programs suitable for a broad audience, including thematic tours of the collection and special exhibitions, DiaTalks, interactive workshops for children and families, and performances. Admission is free for residents of Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties.Saturday, May 13, 2017Community Free Day11 am–6 pm Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 Please bring a driver’s license or other government-issued ID for entry to the museum.     Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Community Free Day
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Alexandra Truitt and James Meyer on Anne Truitt


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13/05/2017 14:00 13/05/2017 00:00 Europe/London Alexandra Truitt and James Meyer on Anne Truitt DiaTalks is a new series that brings together leading scholars, curators, and writers to consider the work of a single artist currently on view at Dia, in the form of lectures, discussions, and symposia. Event DetailsSaturday, May 13, 2017, 2 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 Free with museum admission. No reservations required.  Alexandra Truitt is the daughter of noted American journalist James Truitt and artist Anne Truitt. In 1985 she began working as director of Sander Gallery, a position that she held until 1988 when owner Gerd Sander returned to Germany to found the August Sander Archive. Since then Truitt has worked as an independent photo editor and picture researcher with major clients across the publishing industry. She manages the Estate of Anne Truitt, and currently divides her time between New York City and South Salem, New York.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; Alexandra Truitt and James Meyer on Anne Truitt
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François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea


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14/05/2017 15:00 14/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea Over two weekends from May 12–14 and May 19–21, François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea’s program at Dia:Beacon traces the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership. Each performance includes three consecutive episodes, transitioning through the layered references that inform their collaborative work—from the musical structures of polyphonic singing, through the transcendent dance of Sylphides (2009), to the recent ensemble work Dub Love (2014). Event DetailsFriday, May 14, 2017, 3 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 The program will be staged in Dia:Beacon’s lower-level gallery.  Free with museum admission. Reservations are not required, but recommended.  Cecilia Bengolea was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. She lives and works in Paris.  François Chaignaud was born in Rennes, France, in 1983. He lives and works in Paris.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea
<p>François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea<em>, Sylphides</em>, 2009. © François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea. Photo: Alain Monot</p>

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François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea


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19/05/2017 15:00 19/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea Over two weekends from May 12–14 and May 19–21, François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea’s program at Dia:Beacon traces the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership. Each performance includes three consecutive episodes, transitioning through the layered references that inform their collaborative work—from the musical structures of polyphonic singing, through the transcendent dance of Sylphides (2009), to the recent ensemble work Dub Love (2014). Event DetailsFriday, May 19, 2017, 3 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 The program will be staged in Dia:Beacon’s lower-level gallery.  Free with museum admission. Reservations are not required, but recommended.  Cecilia Bengolea was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. She lives and works in Paris.  François Chaignaud was born in Rennes, France, in 1983. He lives and works in Paris.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea
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François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea


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20/05/2017 15:00 20/05/2017 23:45 Europe/London François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea Over two weekends from May 12–14 and May 19–21, François Chaignaud and Cecilia Bengolea’s program at Dia:Beacon traces the trajectory of the artists’ twelve-year creative partnership. Each performance includes three consecutive episodes, transitioning through the layered references that inform their collaborative work—from the musical structures of polyphonic singing, through the transcendent dance of Sylphides (2009), to the recent ensemble work Dub Love (2014). Event DetailsFriday, May 20, 2017, 3 pm Dia:Beacon3 Beekman StreetBeacon, NY 12508 The program will be staged in Dia:Beacon’s lower-level gallery.  Free with museum admission. Reservations are not required, but recommended.  Cecilia Bengolea was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. She lives and works in Paris.  François Chaignaud was born in Rennes, France, in 1983. He lives and works in Paris.      Dia:Beacon FALSE DD/MM/YYYY FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SA;UNTIL=20170729T235900; François Chaignaud & Cecilia Bengolea