The Museum of Modern Art presents a retrospective of the multifaceted work of composer, musician, and artist Björk. The exhibition draws from more than 20 years of the artist’s daring and adventurous projects and her seven full-length albums—from Debut (1993) to Biophilia (2011)—to chronicle her career through sound, film, visuals, instruments, objects, costumes, and performance. The installation will present a narrative, both biographical and imaginatively fictitious, cowritten by Björk and the acclaimed Icelandic writer Sjón. Björk’s collaborations with video directors, photographers, fashion designers, and artists will be featured, and the exhibition culminates with a newly commissioned, immersive music and film experience conceived and realized with director Andrew Thomas Huang. Continue Reading
Brooklyn-based artist Swoon celebrates everyday people and explores social and environmental issues with her signature paper portraits and figurative installations. She is best known for her large, intricately-cut prints wheat pasted to industrial buildings in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Continue Reading
Heinke’s works revolve around the company to interpersonal relationships, to which you and I like the We and others. He feels contemporary social trends by showing break points on interpersonal interaction – the emotional shallowness of relationships, loneliness, inability to exchange ideas in a fast pace of embossed, globalized world.
The world of Japanese artist Atsushi Tawa combines a variety of mediums and methods from sculpture to painting, video and drawing creating a visceral world that dissects the established societal norm. Allusively functional objects, bejeweled, bedazzled, and bewitched redefine the nature of beauty. Continue Reading