Exhibition preview and performance
Young In Hong: The Moon’s Trick
Thursday, March 1, 6-8pm (with performance at 7pm)
The exhibition runs from March 2 to April 22, 2018 | 10.30am – 5pm
We heard them rehearsing this and it should be an eye-opener for your ears and a door opener for your mind, as artist Young In Hong opens her news exhibition at the Exeter Phoenix The Moon’s Trick with a live ensemble performance of her visual score Looking Down From The Sky (2017) with musicians from A Quiet Night In.
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