Script: Audrey Cottin; Drawing: Liza Corsillo (2009)
Hypnotic Show
Saturday, 14 November, 2009

An ever-growing collection of scripts, ideas and works by: Julieta Aranda, Olivier Babin, Francisco Camacho, Derick Carner, Asli Cavusoglu, Etienne Chambaud, Audrey Cottin, Torreya Cummings, Gintaras Didziapetris, Cerith Wyn Evans, Michael Fliri, Mark Geffriaud, Fabien Giraud & Raphaël Siboni, Loris Gréaud, Graham Gussin, Will Holder, Pierre Huyghe, Joachim Koester, Gabriel Lester, Jennifer Di Marco, Patrizio Di Massimo, Nicholas Matranga & Francesca Bennet, Piero Passacantando, Cesare Pietroiusti, Matthew Shannon, Snowden Snowden, Gareth Spor, Maryelizabeth Yarbrough, Carey Young.

One night session conducted by Marcos Lutyens in English at 7:30pm

Curated by Raimundas Malasauskas

FAQ about "Hypnotic Show": Q: What is Hypnotic Show? A: A temporary social structure of engaging into creative cognitive acts through shared practices of art and hypnosis.   [...]   Q: How does Hypnotic Show work? A: When all spaces undergo gentrification and you think that your very inner subjectivity will remain a space of a strictly personal order your brain-waves are being measured against you.   Q: No, no, but how does it work technically? A: A number of invited artists have submitted proposals for Marcos Lutyens to be performed on the audience through a session of hypnosis.   [...]   Q: What are the inspirations of Hypnotic Show? A: Works of many artists including Graham Gussin, Matt Mullican, Ann Lislegaard, Pedro Reyes, Warren Neidich, Cerith Wyn Evans; conversations with Fernando Delmar, Pascal Rousseau as well as the work of all the artists participating in Hypnotic Show with proposals.   Q: Is Hypnotic Show about collaboration? A: Not really, but the relationship between hypnotist and the audience should be be described as collaboration.

Limited number of seats, please reserve at

In collaboration with Kunstverein in Amsterdam, where a session took place on November 13 at 7:30pm.