Event

Tom Sachs

Tea Ceremony Activation

Dec 03 2016 — Dec 04 2016
This Event is now closed
Description

Observe as Johnny Fogg, a student of the Urasenke tea tradition and long-time Tom Sachs collaborator, conducts a tea ceremony for special guests. Fogg will perform the ceremony inside Tom Sachs’ mobile teahouse with objects from the exhibition Space Program: Europa.

Tea Ceremony Manual is available for purchase, along with other Tom Sachs publications in Logjam Café.

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Artist Bio

Johnny Fogg is a tea person, and for 13 years has studied in the Urasenke tradition of the Japanese Way of Tea. His project ‘Baisao Tea Room’ is a mobile and modular tea space that ephemerally creates the atmosphere of traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony. He has been working with Tom Sachs for three years.

Credits

Special thanks to the Space Program: Europa Host Committee: David and Carla Crane, Alan and Elizabeth Dye, Rekha Patel, Mark and Alison Pincus, Alan and Rebecca Ross, and Jeff Whipps and Susan Greenleaf.

Space Program: Europa is made possible by the National Endowment for the Arts.

United Airlines is the Official Airline of Space Program: Europa.

Additional Support for Space Program: Europa provided by:

Lead Image: Courtesy the artist.