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of a series of performance recreations by students at
the State University of New York’s
Purchase College, P.T. Barnum’s
Brick Man was restaged by Patrick
Costello using a new set of instructions created
by Peter Walsh. The piece was performed
for one hour (77 Circuits, 308 Exchanges) in a space directly
in front of the Neuberger Museum of Art
as part of the program Active Life.
Hundreds of museum patrons on their way to a fall gala
event saw the performance in action.
Costello, a student at the University of Virginia, in
town for the event: