WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20
7:00pm
Portland State University
Shattuck Hall Annex

Trained as a composer, Sergei Tcherepnin (b. 1981) works at the intersections of sound, sculpture, and theatre. Tcherepnin was included in the 55th Venice Biennale and in the recent exhibition of sound works at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. He presented a major site-specific sound and sculptural installation as part of “The Imminence of Poetics, the 30th Bienal de São Paulo.” Other recent exhibitions include “Pied Piper, Part 1,” Audio Visual Arts, New York (2012); “Looking at Listening with Ei Arakawa,” Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo (2011); “Be a speaker. So be it…” with Ei Arakawa and Gela Patashuri, CAC Brétigny (2011) and the Showroom, London (2011). Recent performances include The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2012); The Art Institute of Chicago with Das Institut and United Brothers (2012); Issue Project Room, Brooklyn with Woody Sullender (2012); the 30th Bienal de São Paulo with Jutta Koether and Yuki Kimura (2012); Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York with Das Institut and United Brothers (2012).