Join us for opening weekend of
Cai Guo-Qiang: Sky Ladder
at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
EXHIBITION OPENING AND EXPLOSION EVENT
SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 7–9PM
PLEASE ARRIVE BY 6:45
To celebrate the opening of his first solo museum exhibition on the West Coast, Cai will present his site-specific work created for MOCA, Mystery Circle: Explosion Event for The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, which includes the ignition of 40,000 firework rockets. Please present your MOCA membership card for priority entry for you and a guest. Non-members are welcome to attend.
Self-parking is available in surrounding lots.
The explosion event will occur on the exterior wall of the museum at 7:30pm sharp.
SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 3PM
Join MOCA Director Jeffrey Deitch for a conversation with artist Cai Guo-Qiang about the process of his work, particularly his use of gunpowder as a medium.
no reservations required
Images: Computer rendering for Mystery Circle: Explosion Event for The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 2012, courtesy Cai Studio; Cai Guo-Qiang in front of gunpowder drawing Desire for Zero Gravity, Los Angeles, 2012, photo by Joshua White