september, 2021

This is a repeating event

24sep15:0017:00A&E VR Experiment Adolf and Eva (#25 of a group of virtual reality experiences)VAF, Khora Contemporary and Viborg Kunsthal presents a preview of Paul McCarthy's work in progress15:00 - 17:00 Viborg Kunsthal

Paul McCarthy: A&E Exhibition

Event Details

Paul McCarty’s ”A&E” VR-experiments are a part of a larger project with the same name from 2019, presented on various media. The project is set up as a film series, drawing sessions and a Virtual Reality art piece. The term “A&E” is short for: Adolf & Eva; Adam & Eve; Arts & Entertainment.

The piece finds Paul McCarthy turned into Adolf Hitler/Adam and the actress Lilith Stangenberg as Eva Braun/Eve. Adolf is is the essence of toxic, predatorial masculinity while Eve is both the lover, mother and daughter. This hybrid reality invites us to question our state of mind and the way we live. In a time where America’s ugly sides are more visible than ever, McCarrthy reveals the downfall under the conventions.

A&E VR Experiment Adolf and Eva (#25 of a group of virtual reality experiences) is opening during Denmark’s biggest animation festival, Viborg Animation Festival at Viborg Kunsthal Friday the 24th of September at 11.00-17.00. There will be free entrance all day

The exhibition is a collaboration between Paul McCarthy, Viborg Kunsthal, the international production company KHORA Contemporary and The Animation Workshop. It will be presented during Viborg Animation Festival.

The exhibition is supported by Danish Arts Foundation and Det Obelske Familiefond

The VR headsets are sponsored by Nordea-Fonden

Viborg KunsthalRiddergade 8, 8800 ViborgLocal art museum in beautiful surroundings. The main focus is on contemporary art.


Tickets are sold at the door

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