November 9, 2011, 7 PM
MIT Room 10-250, Open to the Public
Robert Wilson is an American avant-garde stage director and playwright who has frequently been called the world’s foremost vanguard theater artist. His early activities often focused on work with blind and deaf actors and incorporated themes of autism. Over the course of his diverse career, Wilson has worked as a choreographer, performer, painter, sculptor, video artist, and sound and light designer.
Robert Wilson’s residency is made possible by the Arts at MIT Visiting Artist Program in collaboration with the MIT Museum, MIT’s Department of Music and Theater Arts, MIT’s Program in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT), and artist Elizabeth Goldring, ACT affiliate.
Visit Robert Wilson’s website.