NEW YORK CITY |  On Monday, March 4 at HERE Art Center (145 Sixth Avenue, NYC), a series of performance art presentations, under the banner title of “Looks Like Torture,” diagnoses the levels of pain and torture that people inflict upon one another.

Co-curated by Nicholas Cohn Art Projects and Amy Kisch of AKArt, the exhibit brings together performance-art happenings, video, photography and site-specific installations by an internationally renowned selection of artists. There will be a reception from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. with the performance by Jaeeun Lee beginning at 8:30pm.

“Jaeeun Lee’s performance, in collaboration with musician Che Chen, arouses uneasiness in viewers, presenting conflicting and coexisting notions of oppression and entertainment,” says a prepared statement. “Chastity devices, double as musical instruments, and bind the performers, dissecting societal norms and redefining what is ‘appropriate’ engagement.”

On view at HERE from Thursday, February 21 through Saturday March…

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