LILIENTHAL | ZAMORA


LILIENTHAL | ZAMORA

LILIENTHAL|ZAMORA is a collaboration between Etta Lilienthal and Ben Zamora. As an extension of their careers as performance designers, the two began working together in 2008. As individual artists, Lilienthal and Zamora have designed projects for festivals and performance halls around the world, including Stockholm’s Baltic Sea Festival, the Helsinki Festival, the Berliner Festspiele, London’s Royal Festival Hall, Lincoln Center, the Mariinsky Theatre in Russia, the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, the Lucerne Festival, the Rotterdam Philharmonic, the UNAM International Dance Festival in Mexico City, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art’s T:BA Festival, On The Boards, and SUSHI Performance and Visual Art.

Zamora has been collaborating with director Peter Sellars and video artist Bill Viola for years on The Tristan Project. Recently, he also collaborated with artist Eleanor Antin on Before the Revolution at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, as part of the Pacific Standard Time Festival. Lilienthal was a Guest Artist at ICKAmsterdam for Emio Greco|PC‘s La Commedia in 2011. LILIENTHAL|ZAMORA has received funding from various organizations including NEA/TCG, Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, Artist Trust, and 4Culture.


 

Mw [Moment Magnitude] is organized by the Frye Art Museum and curated by Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker, Joshua Kohl, Ryan Mitchell, Doug Nufer, and Yoko Ott. The exhibition is funded by the Frye Foundation with the generous support of Frye Art Museum members and donors. Sponsored by Frank Stagen, Nitze-Stagen, and Riddell Williams, it is supported by the Washington State Arts Commission, with funding—in part—by The Wallace Foundation, and by 4Culture and the Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs. Seasonal support of the Frye Art Museum is provided by Canonicus Fund and ArtsFund.

Media sponsorship of Mw [Moment Magnitude] is by KUOW 94.9FM and The Stranger. Opening event sponsorship is by The Boeing Company.