Antipodes I / II

William Forsythe, 2016
1949, New York, NY (US) – Frankfurt am Main (DE)

Videos, 12:20 min.
Courtesy of the artist

Music: Ryoji Ikeda
Camera: Holger Detmering
Producer: Julian Gabriel Richter

May 16. 2006, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich

Munich, Pinakothek der Moderne, 2006
Dresden, Festspielhaus Hellerau, 2007
Amsterdam, Cinedans Festival, 2008
Columbus, Wexner Center for the Arts, 2009
London, Lilian Baylis Theater, 2009
Wien, Kunsthalle, 2009
Troy, EMPAC, 2010
Montpellier, Pavillon Populaire, 2010
Budapest, National Dance Theatre, 2011
Cork, Crawford Art Gallery, 2011
Taipei, Arts Festival, 2011
Milano, Palazzo dell´Arte, 2012
Essen, Pact Zollverein, 2014
Mumbai, Project 88, 2016
Boston, ICA, 2018
Marseille, MUCEM, 2019
Karlsruhe, ZKM, 2023
Abu Dhabi, Berklee, 2023

Antipodes is composed of two films. Shown opposite each other, the films comprise a study of the belief in physical reality as a product of cognitive habit and not logic based process.