‘A large, lively and thoughtful show…great opportunities to have fun — and make an absolute spectacle of yourself.’THE GUARDIANDuring MIF13’s most democratic event, Manchester Art Gallery was a hive of artistic activity, with works being realised not by artists but by audiences.One hundred and fifty artists contributed instructions that audiences in this vast, energetic exhibition had to follow. Seizing the imagination of the city, the event saw gallery-goers participate by drawing, cooking, climbing and smiling.Manchester shoppers were also caught in the action when Manchester Arndale played host to the instruction How to Catch the Holy Ghost or Get Arrested in a Shopping Mall.Commissioned by Manchester International Festival and Manchester Art Gallery.
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Richard Wentworth, who has curated The Active Room for the do it exhibition, was interviewed at the MIF13 programme launch. In this video, Richard discusses do it 2013, how visitors might i...
First performed at MIF13.
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by Matthew Barney and Jonathan Bepler goes on tour
Marina Abramovic presents...
Looking back on its time at MIF11.