​Laurie Anderson: The Language of the Future / 01 March – 19 April 2013

Image: Laurie Anderson, The Language of the Future: Selected works 1971 – 2013, Adelaide Festival 2013, installation view, Samstag Museum of Art, University of South Australia. Photography by Sam Noonan.

Pioneer of the 1970s downtown New York art scene, revered artist Laurie Anderson exhibition featuring her work as a visual artist, writer and musician.

This captivating collection, featured installation works that bookend her career, includes the iconic Duets on Ice performed live by Anderson on the opening evening of Adelaide Festival, Friday 1 March.

Showcasing the work of the master storyteller as she elevates exceptional moments from the everyday.

Read the catalogue: Meaning Machines: A Conversation with Laurie Anderson by Andrew Frost.


Samstag Museum of Art, University of South Australia, acknowledges the Kaurna people as traditional custodians of the land upon which the Museum stands.