Jay-Z created a stir in the art world by filming his latest music videoPicasso Baby as an 8-hour live performance piece at PACE gallery. He drew the likes of Rosie Perez, Laurie SImmons, Andres Serrano, Mickalene Thomas, Kehinde Wiley and Fred Wilson.
The legendary Tony Award-winning and Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella joined forces with the Chichester Festival Theatre Company in England to stage an epic three-hour interpretation of Shakespeare’s mad King Lear. This production was first staged in the fall in England to critical acclaim. Langella’s not-to-be-missed performance runs at the majestic BAM Harvey Theater till February 9th.
If you are not familiar with The Barbican Centre in London you should be. It is Lincoln Center meets Creative Time meets the Park Avenue Armory. It is one of the largest performing arts centre in Europe, is home to the London and BBC Symphony Orchestras, as well as a library, three restaurants, and a conservatory.