Liz Magic Laser, in collaboration with actor Audrey Crabtree, draws upon the language of the corporate retreat and the work of Brazilian theater director Augusto Boal, to present a performance-based workshop in which audience members will asked to create tableau vivants of current front page newspaper images.
Liz Magic Laser lives and works in New York City. She is a graduate of the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program and Columbia University’s MFA program. She has exhibited internationally at venues including Mälmo Konsthall (2012); Swiss Institute with Forever & Today, Inc. (2012); The Studio Museum in Harlem (2012); Moscow Museum of Modern Art (2012); Performa 11 Biennial (2011); MoMA PS 1 (2010); Artisterium, Tbilisi, Georgia (2009); and Prague Biennale 4 (2009). She is a current resident at the Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation Space Program, New York, and, in 2013, will present solo exhibitions and commissions at DiverseWorks in Houston, Texas, and at the Westfälische Kunstverein in Münster, Germany. Liz Magic Laser is her real name from birth.