Ellen Cantor: Are You Ready For Love


From September to November 2016, the work of Ellen Cantor (1961-2013) is featured in four concurrent exhibitions at 80WSE GalleryMaccaroneParticipant Inc., and Foxy Production. Below please find the complete calendar of the corresponding series of performances, screenings and public programs.

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture Panel Series:
“Mine are ‘True’ Love Stories...”   

Thursday, September 29 | 7pm, Making Video as Film
Panel featuring Peggy Ahwesh, Karl McCool and John Thomson; moderated by Johanna Fateman

Saturday, October 8 | 3-6:30pm, Symposium
What the Feminist Body Wants
Symposium featuring A.K. Burns, Jack Halberstam, Xandra Ibarra and Julie Tolentino; moderated by Natasha Marie Llorens
Why Explicit?
Panel featuring Lorraine O’Grady, Sondra Perry and Sable Elyse Smith; moderated by Vivian Crockett

Friday, October 21 |  7pm, Portrait of an Artist: Ellen Cantor
Panel featuring Joseph Grigely, Gerald Matt and Nicola Tyson; moderated by Nicola Lees
Friday, November 11 | 7pm The Making of Pinochet Porn
Panel featuring John Brattin, Lia Gangitano, Cy Gavin and Jay Kinney; moderated by Clara López Menéndez


Performances at Maccarone:

Saturday, September 24 | 2pm, luciana achugar | 8pm, Kia Labeija + Lion & DJ B L K W Y N T R
Tuesday, September 27 | 2pm, luciana achugar
Friday, September, 30 | 7:30pm, SEX WITH FRIENDS: Zackary Drucker & Orlando Tirado |8pm, Jim Fletcher, Narcissister
Saturday, October 8 | 8pm, luciana achugar | 8:30pm, La Chica Boom/Xandra Ibarra
Saturday, October 15 | 8pm Jen Rosenblit
Sunday, October 16 | 4pm Niv Acosta


EAI screening:  

Wednesday, October 5 | 7pm, Moving Image Program

Key works, including Evokation of My Demon SisterRemember Me, and Madame Bovary's Revenge, will be screened along with rarely-seen videos from Cantor's archive. 


MoMA premiere of PinochetPorn (2008–16):

Monday, October 31 | 7 pm, Modern Mondays Presents Ellen Cantor's Pinochet Porn