ELEVATOR TO MEZZANINE (Steven Warwick and DeForrest Brown)
Plaza Del Dante - An Exhibition
Invited by Kate Brown and Maurin Dietrich
November 25â€“December 2, 2018
Opening Sunday, November 25 at 4PM
Elevator to Mezzanine (E-M) constructs a situation in which several icons are seated at a dinner table. But what will they say? Who has invited them? The mood is revelatory in Wyoming... Tensions simmer, food is served, people are reading....
E-M will also be presenting a video, "The War on Style," at the opening on Sunday, November 25; they will stage a discussion on the subject of cancellation with Caroline Busta from New Models at the closing on Sunday, December 2.
Performing America (Iconic America) â€“ A Play takes place concurrently at Bob's Pogo Bar at KW - Institute for Contemporary Art on Thursday, November 29.
Elevator to Mezzanine (E-M) is a cataloguing space and writing project established in 2017 by Steven Warwick & DeForrest Brown Jr. and proposes itself as a â€śWar on Style.â€ť They have previously exhibited at Cleopatraâ€™s in NYC and published two booklets through Issue Project Room and Lampo Chicago. In March this year, they gave an artist talk at the University of Rochester NY.