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 Behind the Scenes with Jan Kroeze, lighting designer (United States)

Joan Jonas, They Come to Us without a Word II, Biennale di Venezia 2015. Courtesy of Jan Kroeze.

Talk
Behind the Scenes with Jan Kroeze, lighting designer (United States)
19 Jan 2016 - 19 Jan 2016  1.00 – 3.00pm
FEE: Free

A world-renowned lighting designer and director of photography, Jan Kroeze works across the lighting spectrum in fashion, music, performance art, theatre, and television. Focusing on Joan Jonas’ site-specific installation, he will talk about the way light influences our experience and perception as well as our emotional relationship to what we see. Kroeze will elaborate on the lights he created exclusively for They Come to Us without a Word.

For more information about Joan Jonas: They Come to Us without a Word, visit www.ntu.ccasingapore.org/exhibitions/.

Jan Kroeze is a lighting designer and director of photography. He conceived and created custom lighting for They Come to Us without a Word during the 56th Venice Biennale. Kroeze has worked previously with Joan Jonas for Volcano Saga (1989), and designed the lighting for Philippe Parreno’s Anywhere, Anywhere Out of the World, Palais de Tokyo (2013) and Merce Cunningham’s Locale (1978), as well as numerous theatre productions on and off Broadway. Artists with whom Kroeze has collaborated include Laurie Anderson, Philip Glass, Red Grooms, Marc Jacobs, Joan Jonas, Christian Lacroix, Karl Lagerfeld, Nam Jun Paik, Judy Pfaff, Kanye West, and Robert Wilson.

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