Kristen Anchor, Live Performance

Thursday, April 13, 5:30pm, Conway Hall 317

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Baltimore-based artist, Kristen Anchor presents  Everyman as Anyman or Putting On, On, On, On, On (1969) by Esta Nesbitt as part of our ongoing Seeing Sound Series.  Taken from the Esta Nesbitt papers, 1941-1981, and Commissioned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution in 2015, Anchor created a 20-minute, 5-screen, reconstructed audiovisual version of Nesbitt’s original performance.

Esta Nesbitt (1918-1975) was an illustrator, xerography artist, filmmaker, and educator who lived and worked in New York City.