Elevation 1049 is pleased to announce its third winter iteration, Frequencies, curated by Neville Wakefield and Olympia Scarry. Launching over the weekend of February 1-
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Frequencies will convene for the opening weekend a diverse group of international visual and performing artists from multiple generations and backgrounds who will present a program of live performances in various indoor and outdoor locations in and around Gstaad. Participating artists are: Nina Beier, Suzanne Ciani, Dominique Gonzalez-
Time and space are the measure of all landscape and the idea of frequency carries that measure within its dual meanings. Frequency is both the rate at which something occurs or is repeated over a given period of time or in a given sample, and also, the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves), or in an electromagnetic field (as in radio waves and light), usually measured per second. The third edition of Elevation 1049 invokes both of these ideas.
Mirage Gstaad by Doug Aitken uses the frequency of light to reflect the sublime Alpine landscape as part of a continually changing encounter in which land and sky, subject and object, inside and outside are in constant flux. Standing in contrast to the surrounding chalet’s the ranch-
Frequencies proposes a dialogue between the semi-
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Doug Aitken, Mirage Gstaad (rendering), 2019. Courtesy of Doug Aitken Workshop