Past Event Tate Modern Film

Mike Kelley: Mobile Homestead – Launch Screening

Première of Going West on Michigan Avenue from Downtown Detroit to Westland. The screening is introduced by a keynote lecture by John C. Welchman, Professor of Modern Art History at the University of California, San Diego and Co-director of The Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts. James Lingwood, Co-director of Artangel,  then joins him on stage after the screening for a brief Q&A.

Going West on Michigan Avenue from Downtown Detroit to Westland

Mike Kelley, USA, 2010–11, 76.15 minThe first of the Mobile Homestead videos follows a full-size replica of Kelley’s family house front as it travels from downtown Detroit to its original location in suburban Westland, encountering and documenting urban decay and deep socio-economic disparities along the way.

There is a 15-minute break between the lecture and the screening.

Tate Modern

Starr Cinema

London SE1 9TG
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22 May 2013 at 18.30–21.00

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