Courtyard Screenings: With history in a room filled with people with funny names 4 and No History in a Room Filled with People with Funny Names 5
February 12 - 17, 2019
Shown for the first time in Los Angeles, Korakrit Arunanondchai’s newest video works, With history in a room filled with people with funny names 4, 2017 and No History in a room filled with people with funny names 5 (in collaboration with Alex Gvojic), 2018, will screen outdoors for four days within VSF’s 1,800 square foot courtyard during Frieze LA. The indoor public screenings will begin at 6pm and end at 7pm every day except Friday between February 12 – 16. Refreshments will be available.
Tuesday, February 12, 6 – 7pm
Wednesday, February 13, 6 – 7pm
Thursday, February 14, 6 – 7pm
Saturday, February 16, 6 – 7pm
Korakrit Arunanondchai (b. 1986, Bangkok, TH, lives and works in New York, NY and Bangkok, TH) engages a myriad of subjects such as history, authenticity, self-representation, and tourism through the lens of a cultural transplant. His work seeks to find a common ground in artistic experiences through a pastiche of styles and mediums. Arunanondchai earned his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2009 and his MFA from Columbia University in 2012. He has had solo exhibitions including MOMA PS1, New York, NY; CLEARING, New York, NY and Brussels, BE; Carlos/Ishikawa, London, UK; Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, CN; Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR; Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, PL; and Kiasma, Helsinki, FL. Arunanondchai has been featured in major group exhibitions at Belgrade Biennale, RS; Berlin Biennale, DE; Biennale of Sydney, AU; ICA, London, UK; Deitch/Gagosian, Miami, FL; SculptureCenter, Long Island City, NY; and the Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY.