Michael Smith: USA Free-Style Disco Championship at South London Gallery

Hales Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the Michael Smith: USA Free-Style Disco Championship at South London Gallery, Tuesday 8 December - Sunday 13 December. A slide installation documents Michael Smith’s classic 1979 performance dance-off, as he competes for the title in the USA Free-Style Disco Championship at the legendary Copacabana nightclub in New York City.

 

To accompany the installation, on Sun 13 Dec. 6-8pm, the artist gives a performative lecture highlighting work from the past three decades featuring his personae, Mike the Everyman and Baby Ikki the ambiguously-aged toddler.Michael Smith gives a performative lecture highlighting work from the past three decades featuring his personae, Mike the Everyman and Baby Ikki the ambiguously-aged toddler.

Michael Smith

USA Free-Style Disco Championship

8 December - 13 December 11 am - 6 pm (9 December 11am - 9 pm)

Performative Lecture:

Sunday 13 December 6 - 8 pm
South London Gallery

65-67 Peckham Road
London SE5 8UH

 

For more information on the exhibition please click here.

For more information on the performative lecture and to book tickets online please click here.

November 25, 2015