Developed by Glenn Kaino in 2007 for the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Burning Boards brings together figures from the worlds of art and chess in the format of a unique chess competition.
Thirty-two players, novice and expert, will compete using chess sets made from burning candles, in a performance imbued with a sense of danger and urgency.
Monday, September 1st
6:00 p.m. Doors Open
6:30 p.m. Games Begin
Space is extremely limited, standing room only.