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April 25, 2009 — August 09, 2009
4-40 44th Drive, Long Island City

the PIG presents

JIM DRAIN
PAUL CHAN
JEFF KOONS
MARIO GRUBISIC
PAOLA PIVI
GELATIN
SIMON MARTIN
ROBERTO CUOGHI
SCHUYLER MAEHL

after being the loveliest show during art basel miami beach 08 last december

MY FACE YOUR POPO
YOUR FACE MY POPO
RESTEFICK
EUROINK
PITTOSPORUM
THE FRECKLED SHOW
**OUR**WONDERFULL**SHOW**
I SAY GOODBUY YOU SAY HELLO
EVERLAND
*MORE IS LESS MORE OR LESS*
IN 80 TAGEN UM DIE WELT
DIM SUM
NEW CHINESE ART
RUBBER AMERICARD
YOUNGER BATS MUST BACK TO BED OLD FARTS CULATELLO MY ASS
CONCORDE IS HERE
NEVER FORGET A BILLION HAS 9 ZEROS
ASS TO MOUTH
AND BACK AGAIN

will now open in new york city.
a show made, curated and installed by all the artists involved, a colourful chaos of lovely details.
a confusing show that will make you smile, feel light as a feather, bees in your belly, end of the world.
a show that will make you come back an see it again, show it to your best friend and say yes.


The PIG: Sunday School Summer Workshop and Performance Program

Saturday June 20: MGMT KIDS video screening and release party.

An immersive aural and visual presentation celebrating the release of MGMT's new music video, KIDS, featuring hand-made puppets and behind the scenes video and photographs from the shoot. DJ Simon O'Connor of Amazing Baby 8-11 pm,
KIDS video premiere at 9pm

Sunday June 21: Clarina Bezzola, Sewing and Drowning.
Swiss Artist Clarina Bezzola gives a hands-on sewing lesson, demonstrating the relationship of sewing and painting.
5pm

June 28th: Thu Tran and Bad Brilliance

July 5th: Gianni Jetzer of the Swiss institute
5pm

July 12th: Ragnar Egilsson and Karen Azoulay
Fractal lecture with Icelandic artist Ragnar Egilsson.
Karen Azoulay: DOWN WITH LIBERTY! A lecture and slide show on the cinematic maiming of The Statue of Liberty, apocalyptic visions of colossal statuary and the intimate terrors they inspire
8pm

July 19th: Q&A with Alan Vega followed by Pickles and Three-Way Marriage A Special Edition of Mixed Taste: Tag Team Lectures on Unrelated Topics Presented by The Lab at MCA Denver

Q & A Session with Alan Vega, visual artist and member of the highly influential and perennially underground synthpunk duo, Suicide.

followed by

Mixed Taste: Tag Team Lectures on Unrelated Topics presented by the Lab MCA Denver Pickles and Three-Way Marriage

Rick Field, founder of Rick’s Picks, will talk about shelf-stable, artisan pickles. Author Abby Ellin will talk about her research on polyamory and alternative marriages. Hosted by Adam Lerner, Director and Chief Animator, MCA Denver.
5pm

July 26th: Dan Graham
5pm

August 2nd: A discussion with Takeshi Murata on tweeked animation from the '70s and '80's
5pm

August 9th: Trinie Dalton, Ben Jones, Dan Nadel.

House Rules: Ben Jones and Dan Nadel Explain the Rules. A lecture on recent ideas in paper and computer zines, emphasizing being emotional and finding your human voice. Accompanied by a digital slide show and workshop.

Trinie Dalton discussion of Bruno Munari's Original Xerographies and The Xerox Box, books seminal to the photocopy revolution in art as an addendum to 'zine making.
5pm


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