"The Heights of Ecstasy," featuring Simon Critchley

Location: Cabinet, 300 Nevins Street, Brooklyn
Date: 31 October 2008
Time: 8-10 pm
FREE. No RSVP necessary.

Cabinet and Slought Foundation celebrate the launch of Slought's DVD series, featuring Simon Critchley, Werner Herzog, Dennis Oppenheim, Alain Badiou, Vito Acconci, and others. Philosopher Simon Critchley will sit in a very tall chair and deliver a sermon on the effects of elevation on thinking, ecstasy, and self-deification. Costume dress more than welcome. Drinks will be served.

Aaron Levy and Simon Critchley inaugurate artist Ken Landauer's chair and table set, a feature of all of Cabinet's events

Aaron Levy and Simon Critchley scaling the heights of ecstasy

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