LNP 2011 Length: 6:40 min. Location: Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, New Jersey, USA Local Time: 5:03 pm
Jayson Keeling’s work has been featured in many institutions including The Studio Museum in Harlem, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise at Passerby and The Bronx and Queens Museums of Art. In 2009 he was the recipient of Apex Art’s Outbound Travel Residency to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Jayson Keeling The Marked Man In Keeling’s allegorical performance The Marked Man, the artist presents his body as emotional repository, litmus, and locus to a conceptual exchange between individuals marked as other and communities stigmatized by neglect. “Keeling’s work is an in-between blend of video, language and visual art pitted against the aggressiveness of hip-hop versus the juxtaposition of gender and sexuality” ~ Tyrus Townsend. Jayson Keeling’s performance was curated and presented by Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art
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