Hunting of the Snark continues!

Visual and acoustic performance

24.11.2010, 19:00-21:00 Wednesday

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Program: [Context of the visual]

Place: National Centre for Contemporary Arts, the small hall

Participants: [Lev Gutovsky], [Darya Onischuk], [Pavel Rabin], [Leonid Tishkov]

Artist Leonid Tishkov in illustrations to publication “Hunting of the Snark.Pursuit in eight parts” materialized paradoxical figurativeness of Lewis Carroll’s texts . Tishkov's publishing project emergent from borders of author's book, is presented in two versions – video projection with artist's animation and acoustical performance realizable by famous musician and composer, head of group “N.KH.A” Lev Gutovsky. Presentation of limited edition of “Hunting of the Snark” by Lewis Carroll, which includes facsimile reproduction of Leonid Tishkov's illustrations (1990), first edition of poem with illustrations by Henry Holliday and music disc of composer Lev Gutovsky, will be introduced by exhibition of Leonid Tishkov's illustrations, reading of Lewis Carroll’s prose accompanied with improvisation of Lev Gutovsky and vocal reproduction of Carroll’s texts by singer Darya Onischuk.

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