The New Museum closed 07/07 - 10/03/10

"Brion Gysin: Dream Machine" will be the first US survey of the work of Brion Gysin (b. 1916, Taplow, UK; d. 1986, Paris), an irrepressible innovator, serial collaborator, and subversive spirit who continues to inspire artists today. The exhibition will include over 250 drawings, books, paintings, photo-collages, films, slide projections, and sound works, as well as the Dreamachine—a kinetic light sculpture that utilizes the flicker effect to induce visions. In 1959, Gysin created the Cut-Up Method, wherein words and p... Read more