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Gucci - 07 Nov 2018

Second Summer of Love: Prelude 4

A major collaboration between Frieze and Gucci, Second Summer of Love is a new series of films exploring the year 1988’s enduring impact on international contemporary culture

Accompanying the films from Wu Tsang, Jeremy Deller, Josh Blaaberg and Jenn Nkiru are short preludes celebrating ’80s youth culture directed by Adam Csoka Keller and Evelyn Bencicova.

From New York house (Wu Tsang), to acid house (Jeremy Deller), to Italo disco (Josh Blaaberg), to Detroit techno (Jenn Nkiru), four specially-commissioned artist films explore the lasting impact of the Second Summer of Love, thirty years ago up to today.

The fourth film of the series is directed by artist Jenn Nkiru and focuses on Detroit and Berlin techno culture. It will premiere at Frieze Los Angeles 2019.