Joan Jonas ‘Moving Off the Land II’ at Ocean Space

  • Joan Jonas, Moving Off the Land II
  • Ocean Space, Chiesa di San Lorenzo, Venice, March 23 – September 29, 2019
    Curated by Stefanie Hessler
    Commissioned by TBA21–Academy and co-produced with Luma Foundation​​​​​​​
    Designed in collaboration with Ana Domínguez Studio
  • Commissioned by TBA21–Academy and building on the artist’s recent performance work and research on the seas, Moving Off the Land II (2019) pays tribute to the oceans and their creatures, biodiversity, and delicate ecology. Curated by Stefanie Hessler, the installation brings together drawings, sculptures, video installations, and sound works centering on the oceans as a totemic, spiritual, and ecological touchstone.
  • Joan Jonas, Moving Off the Land II installation view at Ocean Space, Chiesa di San Lorenzo, 2019. Photo: Enrico Fiorese