July events at Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

Philadelphia-based choreographer Meg Foley, photo by Lindsay Browning Photography

Press release:

July 8—PERFORMANCE + ARTIST TALK: the undergird (action is primary #4)
Philadelphia-based choreographer Meg Foley will present the undergird (action is primary #4), a dance and spoken performance about mortality, birth, earth monuments, and the immediate, omnipresent body, alone and in congress, and all that it’s not. the undergird stems from Foley’s seven-year development of action is primary, a solo performance practice. 7 pm, 69 Broadway, $5 for BMCM+AC members + students w/ID / $10 non-members

Make Noise, an Asheville-based company that designs and builds analog modular musical synthesizers, will share their company philosophy and perform with their newest instruments. 7 pm, 69 Broadway, FREE

July 27—FILM SCREENING: Robert Motherwell & The New York School*
Robert Motherwell & The New York School: Storming the Citadel, by filmmaker Catherine Tatge, looks at the epic struggle undertaken by Pollock, de Kooning, Rothko, Kline, and Motherwell as they changed the trajectory of art in the 1940s and 1950s, inventing a new type of abstraction and, in the process, making New York the center of the art world. 7 pm, 56 Broadway, FREE for BMCM+AC members + students w/ID / $5 non-members suggested donation

*In conjunction with BMCM+AC’s summer exhibition Robert Motherwell: The Quiet + The Wild

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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