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Processions: Discussions of the Sonic Imagination, Part I

Featuring a number of visionary leaders in the arts, this two-hour program for Theaster Gates’ Processions series comprises a series of keynotes, performances and conversations to explore the “Sonic Imagination.”

Processions: Discussions of the Sonic Imagination, Part II

Music serves as the medium for this reflection on the “Sonic Imagination” through collaborative performances for the culmination of the Theaster Gates Processions series.

Hirshhorn To Host Fourth of Theaster Gates’ Commissioned “Processions” Series

June 7, 2019 Hirshhorn To Host Fourth of Theaster Gates’ Commissioned “Processions” Series Featuring Experimental Dialogues and Performances June 16–17, 2019 The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced that the museum will host “Discussions of the Sonic Imagination” June 16–17. This will be the fourth event of Theaster Gates’ ongoing performance series titled “Processions,” […]

Theaster Gates: Processions

Organized by artist Theaster Gates, Processions was a series of powerful collaborative performances that introduced unexpected and unexplored connections between sacred music, African and African American culture and history, theater, world dance, and chant. Each unique event brought together a different ensemble of noted local and national artists, tapping into the Washington region’s rich musical […]