• Xaviera Simmons
    Number 16, 2013
    video
    60 min. loop
    Commissioned by the Savannah College of Art and Design, courtesy of David Castillo Gallery, Miami, Florida
    © Xaviera Simmons. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

    Xaviera Simmons
    Number 16, 2013
    video
    60 min. loop
    Commissioned by the Savannah College of Art and Design, courtesy of David Castillo Gallery, Miami, Florida
    © Xaviera Simmons. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Xaviera Simmons: Number 16

Friday, February 6, 2015 to Sunday, June 7, 2015
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art presents New York-based artist Xaviera Simmons's Number 16 (2013; 60 min. loop). Simmons's work spans a range of media including photography, performance, video, sound, and installation, and exmaines "process with attention to aesthetics and beauty." In the performance as video work Number 16, Simmons makes her studio process visible, closing the gap between the artist, audience, and performer to inspire an inclusive experience in real time.