Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Alexa Hoyer: I Always Wanted to Go to Paris, France

Alexa Hoyer's installation challenges visitors to reexamine their notion of prison life. Three televisions are placed in three different locations throughout the penitentiary. On each television, excerpts from over seven decades of prison film history are screened.

Alexa Hoyer: I Always Wanted to Go to Paris, France
Eastern State Penitentiary
N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130
Alexa Hoyer's installation challenges visitors to reexamine their notion of prison life. Three televisions are placed in three different locations throughout the penitentiary. On each television, excerpts from over seven decades of prison film history are screened.
Tickets: $14 Adults, $12 Seniors, $10 Students and kids
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Where:
N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

Information: 215-236-3300
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