Recap 2018

On October 13th, 2018, OPUS returned to reignite Merriweather Post Pavilion; a legendary performance space and storied community institution, and its surrounding Symphony woods with an international roster of 29 artists from 13 countries.

15,000 attendees were invited to enter the kaleidoscope, and marvel at a spectacular display of boundary pushing music, performance, and art. Featuring work by beloved artists such as Yoko Ono, Agnes Denes and Marilyn Minter and sets by Sudan Archives, Pantha du Prince and others, OPUS 2018 culminated in Oneohtrix Point Never’s Myriad a concertscape merging performance and projection.

Highlights

CHRYSALIS STAGE

ONEOHTRIX POINT NEVER: MYRIAD (US), SUDAN ARCHIVES (US), and KADHJA BONET (US)

LAWN STAGE

KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH (US), PANTHA DU PRINCE (DE), and QUANTIC (UK)

AES+F (RU)

Liminal Space Trilogy

ALEJANDRO ALMANZA PEREDA (MX)

Ahead and beyond of everyone’s time, space and rhythm

ANN LISLEGAARD (NO)

Oracles, Owls…Some Animals Never Sleep

CHRISTINE RENÉE (US)

Tuning Fork Performance

DEBBIE ATTIAS (US)

Dancorcism

ELI KESZLER (US)

Dead Interval

MAREN HASSINGER (US)

Pink Light

MARILYN MINTER (US)

Green Pink Caviar

RYAN MCNAMARA (US)

Picnic

SOPHIA BROUS (AU)

Glossa

TABITA REZAIRE (FR)

Ultra Wet – Recapitulation

YOKO ONO (JP)

Wish Tree

OPUS EVE
Culinary Village