Mansai Nomura + Hiroshi Sugimoto - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Ave. - 212-423-3500
New York, NY 10128
Description: Renowned Kyogen actor Mansai Nomura performs Japan's oldest celebratory dance on a stage designed by artist Hiroshi Sugimoto in the museum's iconic rotunda. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Gutai: Splendid Playground, Sanbaso is a tribute to the performance Ultramodern Sanbaso (1957) by Shiraga Kazuo, one of the leading figures of Japan's avant-garde Gutai movement. Co-presented with Japan Society.