Introduction to the Artist Archives Initiative
Dia Talks – Joan Jonas Knowledge Base Launch Event (10/15/2021)
Introduction by Glenn Wharton, Barbara Clausen, Deena Engel, and Lozana Rossenova
Screening of Organic Honey (1973), Reel 3
Discussion with Joan Jonas, Rebecca Cleman (EAI), and Andrea Lissoni (HdK Munich)
Dia Art Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the Joan Jonas Knowledge Base, an event hosted in collaboration with Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI) and in conjunction with the exhibition Joan Jonas, which opened at Dia Beacon on October 8, 2021. This event will include an introduction to the JJKB by members of the project team Barbara Clausen, Deena Engel, Lozana Rossenova, and Glenn Wharton, followed by a screening of archival footage of Jonas’s seminal work Organic Honey (1973) and a discussion among the artist, EAI director Rebecca Cleman, and Haus der Kunst director Andrea Lissoni. During the week after the event, EAI will host a virtual video showcase, allowing viewers to explore additional videos by Jonas.