IMAGE: Body Shift for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, How Are You, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, May 25, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Workout! with Erica Nix

Join fitness instructor and performance artist Erica Nix for PLAY PARTY WORKOUT, an interactive training circuit inspired by Abraham Cruzvillegas’s exhibition to get your heart racing!

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IMAGE: “Food Art” with Green Gate Farms for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, How Are You, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, April 13, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Art + Literature: Insect Architects with the Austin Public Library (all ages)

Kick off your summer reading with The Contemporary and the Austin Public Library, plus make your own work of art!

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IMAGE: “Life Drawing” with Unit C for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, May 7, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation: Drawing with Unit C

Spend the afternoon drawing live models interacting with Abraham Cruzvillegas’s sculptures in a B.Y.O.Medium Drawing class with local art facilitators Unit C Studio & Gallery.

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IMAGE: Texas Roller Derby with music by Bat Lips for Abraham Cruzvillegas: Hi, how are you, Gonzo?, The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Austin, Texas, April 27, 2019. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York. Image courtesy The Contemporary Austin. Photograph by Brian Fitzsimmons.

Abraham Cruzvillegas:
Hi, how are you, Gonzo?

Exhibition Activation:
Daily Grind

Come hear architects, an engineer, and all types of skaters discuss the diverse possibilities of the designed environment, then watch as they jump, grind, and ollie on the functional sculptures in Abraham Cruzvillegas’s exhibition with a skate demo session!

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IMAGE: Installation view (featuring Bárbara Foulkes), Abraham Cruzvillegas, Autorreconstrucción: Social Tissue, Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland, February 16 – March 25, 2018. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Image courtesy Kunsthaus Zürich. Photograph by Nelly Rodriguez.

IMAGE: Installation view (featuring Bárbara Foulkes), Abraham Cruzvillegas, Autorreconstrucción: Social Tissue, Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland, February 16 – March 25, 2018. Artwork © Abraham Cruzvillegas. Image courtesy Kunsthaus Zürich. Photograph by Nelly Rodriguez.