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Mn Artists Presents: Marcus Young

This Thursday Reb L Limerick and Laura Torgeson will be holding a Twin XL mattress for 4 hours in solidarity with survivors of sexual assault as part of a re-staging of Emma Sulkowicz's Mattress Performance (Carry That Weight.) Please come out and lend a hand, engage in discourse, and hear from Sulkowicz directly via Skype. Full schedule of events including a phone conversation with Mierle Laderman Ukeles, vocal performance with Passed Presents, and Acupuncture + Mindfulness can be found below.

Mn Artists Presents: Marcus Young

Thursday, May 4, 5-9 pm

Walker Art Center, Free

 

Schedule of events:

• 5-8 pm: Meditation space facilitated by Dr. Joi Lewis and Myra Rucker - Main Lobby

• 5-9 pm: Re-staging of Emma Sulkowicz's Mattress Performance (Carry That Weight) by Reb L. Limerick and Laura Torgeson - Hennepin, Cargill, and Main Lobbies

• 5:30-6 pm: Mindfulness tour of galleries with meditation instructor and Walker tour guide - Departs from Main Lobby

• 5:30-6 pm: Phone conversation on gratitude with Mierle Laderman Ukeles - Cinema

• 6-6:30 pm: Skype conversation on resilience with Emma Sulkowicz - Cinema

• 6:15-7:30: Live acupuncture demonstration with Dr. Xinrong He - Cargill Lobby

• 6:45-7:15 pm: Mindfulness tour of galleries with meditation instructor and Walker tour guide - Departs from Main Lobby

• 8:15-8:45 pm: Vocal performance with Passed Presents (Jayanthi Kyle and Alicia Steele) - Main Lobby

• 8:45-9 pm: Closing reflections - Main Lobby