Rehearsal for Women in E by Ragnar Kjartansson (2016, courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and i8 Gallery, Reykjavik), a live performance artwork opening Oct. 14 at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden as part of the artist’s first major U.S. exhibition. Credit: Matt Dunn

Rehearsal for Women in E by Ragnar Kjartansson (2016, courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and i8 Gallery, Reykjavik), a live performance artwork opening Oct. 14 at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden as part of the artist’s first major U.S. exhibition. Credit: Matt Dunn

Rehearsal for Women in E by Ragnar Kjartansson (2016, courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and i8 Gallery, Reykjavik), a live performance artwork opening Oct. 14 at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden as part of the artist’s first major U.S. exhibition. Credit: Matt Dunn

Credit: Matt Dunn

Ragnar Kjartansson standing by his Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt—“only he who knows longing”—(2015, courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and i8 Gallery, Reykjavik), opening Oct. 14 at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden as part of the artist’s first major U.S. exhibition. Credit: Matt Dunn

Rehearsal for Women in E by Ragnar Kjartansson (2016, courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and i8 Gallery, Reykjavik), a live performance artwork opening Oct. 14 at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden as part of the artist’s first major U.S. exhibition. Credit: Matt Dunn

Credit: Matt Dunn

Matt Dunn

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