NYCB Art Series Presents: Jihan Zencirli Geronimo

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Feb 25 2018.
Saturday, February 17, 2018 Various times
Sunday, February 18, 2018 Various times
Monday, February 19, 2018 Various times
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Various times
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Various times
Thursday, February 22, 2018 Various times
Friday, February 23, 2018 Various times
Saturday, February 24, 2018 Various times
Sunday, February 25, 2018 Various times
Event Info
Cost: 
FREE
Recommended Age: 
All
Editor's Pick: 

Thousands of colorful compostable, biodegradable balloons will take over the lobby of the New York City Ballet’s home at Lincoln Center in an art installation from Turkish-American artist Jihan Zencirli, also known as Geronimo. Balloons range in size from 10 inches to 10 feet.

Buy tickets for or attend one of the paid performances that accompany the exhibit, or better yet, attend during the NYCB's free, open hours for the general public, happening daily from Saturday, February 17 through Sunday, February 25 at the following times:

Mon-Fri 10 AM – 6 PM
Sat 10 AM – 12 PM
Sun 10 AM – 1 PM

More from the ballet on the exhibit:

Zencirli is a visual artist, experiential writer and performance artist Her interest lies in creating emotional and physical spaces that can break up the monotony of a day, connecting us to one another and bringing joy. She is most notable for her internationally regarded ephemeral sculptures located in public spaces, massive in scale and scope, and designed to be democratic in their availability.

As Zencirli explains, "Balloons are only for a moment. They disappear and vanish. So rooted in my work is this reminder that you will only have this experience at this particular time. You’re here, you’re seeing it, you’re alive."

Location: 
David Koch Theater at Lincoln Theater
20 Lincoln Center Plaza
10023 NY , NY
Phone: (212) 870-5570
40° 46' 18.48" N, 73° 59' 1.5612" W
New York
Event Tags: