Launch Event - May amnesia never kiss us on the mouth
Dia Online, December 15, 2020
Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 5 pm
Live on Zoom
Dia Art Foundation and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) are pleased to present a new, multipart work by Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme: May amnesia never kiss us on the mouth (2020– ). This evolving project, co-commissioned by Dia and MoMA, is presented both online and as a forthcoming physical exhibition. The online project launches with Postscript: after everything is extracted, a reflection on the act of mourning.
On December 15, Dia hosts a conversation with Abbas and Abou-Rahme and Dia curator Kelly Kivland that will focus on the project’s development over the past ten years.Audio: May amnesia never kiss us on the mouth (Part II) Launch: Conversation and Performance