November 13, 2019—January 12, 2020
The Shed, New York
Manual Override with Simon Fujiwara
Manual Override presents Simon Fujiwara's multi-sensory Empathy I. Developed in close collaboration with a company that produces theme park rides, Empathy I is a 5d simulator that was inspired by the artist’s experiences of several sites of popular leisure, from mass historical tourist attractions such as Neuschwanstein Castle to theme parks such as Disneyland Paris. The exhibition centers on the pioneering filmmaker and artist Lynn Hershman Leeson and five artists who adapted a similar collaborative...