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

November 25, 2015

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.