February 16 - April 9, 2017
Wednesday to Sunday
The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment—
The first large-scale presentation of Norwegian artist Bjarne Melgaard's ongoing project produced in collaboration with creative director Babak Radboy.
April 8, 2017
Avant-garde director Rainer Werner Fassbinder adapts Jean Genet’s 1947 novel Querelle de Brest in Querelle (1982), his final film before his passing. This surrealistic, campy film centers on the young sailor Georges Querelle, who finds himself in a mess of murder, sex and questionable love.
March 18, 2017
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)—
The chronicles of the contentious but poignant relationship between Emmi (Brigitte Mira), a 60-something German woman, and her much younger suitor Ali (El Hedi ben Salem), a Moroccan migrant worker. As their romance unravels, Fassbinder probes at ageism, masculinity and xenophobia.
Bjarne Melgaard’s Film Selects: Fassbinder & Cavani
Part of Bjarne Melgaard's The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment film screenings, Red Bull Arts New York presents selected cult classics. The Night Porter (1974) Directed by Liliana…
THE PURGE: VALENTINES DAY 2017
No Guarantees. No Returns. No Love. This Valentines Day, ahead of the US debut of his ongoing project, The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment, Bjarne Melgaard…
The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment
Red Bull Arts New York is pleased to announce that its inaugural exhibition, under its new moniker, will be the first large-scale presentation of Norwegian…
Fun Problems with Smart People: A Book Opening
To celebrate the occasion of TOTAL PROOF: The GALA Committee 1995-97 and the newly published twenty-year survey of Grand Arts – one of the commissioning…