Delfina Foundation

Live Performance at Tate – Geumhyung Jeong

02/10/17 — 08/10/17


Location: The Tanks, Tate
Dates: 2nd - 8th October 2017
Ticketed performances: Tuesday, 3rd October at 17:30 and Thursday, 5th October at 19:00
More info and tickets: Tate site

Coinciding with her solo exhibition at Delfina Foundation, Private Collection: Unperformed Objects, during Frieze Week Tate Modern will present 7ways, a solo performance by Geumhyung Jeong in the form of seven ‘duets’ with everyday objects that take on an unsettling life of their own. The two ticketed performances at Tate Modern will punctuate a week-long free presentation of Jeong's work in the Tanks.

Geumhyung Jeong Biography

Born in 1980, Geumhyung Jeong is a South Korea-based choreographer, dancer and performer. Jeong studied Acting at Hoseo University in Asan, Dance and Performance at the Korean National University of Arts in Seoul, and Animation Film at the Korean Academy of Film Arts in Seoul. Her works have been presented at the Atelier Hermès, Seoul; New Museum Triennial, New York; Zürcher Theater Spektakel, Zürich; Brigittines International Festival, Brussels; SPIELART Festival, Munich; ImPulsTanz Festival, Vienna; iDANS Festival, Istanbul; Contemporary Art Museum of Ujazdowski, Warsaw; Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart; PACT Zollverein, Essen; and many others. Jeong was in residence at Delfina Foundation in spring 2017 in partnership with SongEun Art & Cultural Foundation.