Date & Time

15 September 18 - 15 September 18

19:45 PM - 21:00 PM

Respectable Thief by Nástio Mosquito

Zeitz MOCAA is proud to partner with the Institute for Creative Arts (ICA) and Scheryn Collection to present Nástio Mosquito, Respectable Thief (2015). Commissioned in 2015 by the Museum of Modern Art, this immersive performance by Mosquito is being restaged in the Zeitz MOCAA BMW Atrium Bowl.

Respectable Thief, a multi-interventionist performance the Angolan artist bridges performance, music, video, installation, sound, and poetry. Here Mosquito tackles the acts and effects of appropriation, to construct identity, maintain relationships, and gain power.  

This ambiguous approach to both the good and the bad of our entitlement and the evolution of our collective Robin Hood syndrome is the foundation of Respectable Thief – a celebration of a productive, articulate anger.

See more about the artist and his work here.

This event is made possible with the support of Scheryn Collection and the ICA.

All performances are free booking is essential. Please secure your seat by emailing  ica@uct.ac.za  with the subject Line: ICA Live Art Festival 2018.  Please include your name(s), title of the performance, contact telephone and the number of tickets required.
Guests will be seated for performance at 7:45 p.m.