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Images of the Week: Mind the Guggenheim

Two images used to promote the ongoing Guggenheim exhibit The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860–1989.

This is a photo of La Monte Young and Marian Zazeela and fellow performers, used in a promotional email for the show:

And this is a still from a video on the museum website, at guggenheim.org/third-mind, showing Paul Kos‘s “The Sound of Ice Melting,” which focuses eight microphones on two 25-pound blocks of ice:

A series of performances and conversatios associated with the exhibit will feature Meredith Monk, Laurie Anderson, Yoko Ono, Robert Wilson, Merce Cunningham, and others.

The caption for the Young/Zazeela photo reads, in full: “La Monte Young and Marian Zazeela, Dream House, 1962–present. La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela, and The Just Alap Raga Ensemble performing Raga Sundara, ektal vilampit khayal by La Monte Young in Raga Yaman Kalyan in a setting of Imagic Light, June 27, 2008. Dream House: Seven + Eight Years of Sound and Light, 275 Church Street, New York. Photo: Jung Hee Choi, © Jung Hee Choi 2008.”

By Marc Weidenbaum

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