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An Evening of Performances. With CAROLINE ACHAINTRE, ALEXANDRA BACHZETSIS, JOHN BOCK, SHANNON F (LIGHT ASYLUM), SUE TOMPKINS (15 Oct 2015)

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DRAF’s celebrated annual Evening of Performances returns to present London-based artist CAROLINE ACHAINTRE (with her first live work), Swiss choreographer and artist ALEXANDRA BACHZETSIS, legendary German performance artist JOHN BOCK, Brooklyn-based electronic music act SHANNON F (LIGHT ASYLUM) and Glasgow artist and spoken word performer SUE TOMPKINS.

Over one thousand guests, including international artists, curators, collectors, writers, gallerists and friends,  joined us for “[Frieze] week’s must-see event”.[1]

 

PROGRAMME

7pm – Caroline Achaintre, Chin-Chin, 2015

7.30pm – Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015

8pm – John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums).

9pm – a live set by Shannon F (Light Asylum)

10pm – Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm

This eighth Evening of Performances follows previous editions with figures including Nina Beier, Michael Dean, Rodney Graham & Kim Gordon, Pierre Huyghe, Sarah Lucas, planningtorock, Eddie Peake, Laure Prouvost, Cally Spooner and Steve Reich.

Supported by DRAF Galleries Circle (Sadie Coles HQ, Pilar Corrias, Marian Goodman, Hauser & Wirth, Kurimanzutto, Lisson Gallery, The Modern Institute, Stuart Shave Modern Art, Sprüth Magers, Michael Werner, White Cube). In special association with Mousse Magazine.

Please note: capacity for this event is limited and public entry will be on first-come-first served basis via DRAF back gate at 13-15 Camden High St from 7pm. 


[1] Skye Sherwin, W magazine, 2013

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  • Caroline Achaintre, Chin-Chin, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
    1/14Caroline Achaintre, Chin-Chin, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Caroline Achaintre, Chin-Chin, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
    2/14Caroline Achaintre, Chin-Chin, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
    3/14Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
    4/14Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
    5/14Sue Tompkins, Kim do the V, 2015. Photo: Josh Redman
  • John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
    6/14John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
  • John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
    7/14John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
  • John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
    8/14John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
  • John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
    9/14John Bock, UR-Unruh im Zugabteil (Primal riot in the passenger compartment), 2015, with Lisa Müller-Trede (acting) and Paul Hill (drums). Photo: Josh Redman
  • A live set by Shannon F (Light Asylum). Photo: Josh Redman
    10/14A live set by Shannon F (Light Asylum). Photo: Josh Redman
  • A live set by Shannon F (Light Asylum). Photo: Josh Redman
    11/14A live set by Shannon F (Light Asylum). Photo: Josh Redman
  • Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman
    12/14Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman
    13/14Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman
  • Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman
    14/14Alexandra Bachzetsis, Undressed, 2015, with DJ Lies Vanborm. Photo: Josh Redman