John Giorno/Basel/Ile de Porquerolles/London June 2018
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John Giorno/Basel/Ile de Porquerolles/London June 2018

On June 5, I was delighted to join Melissa Chiu, Director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and other guests on a visit to John Giorno’s studio in Lower Manhattan. Giorno is an American poet and performance artist.  He was featured in Warhol’s film “Sleep” in 1963 and founded “Dial-A-Poem”, using a telephone service to communicate … Continue reading

David Altmejd/ Jon Rafman/ Musee d’art contemporain de Montreal, June 19 2015
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David Altmejd/ Jon Rafman/ Musee d’art contemporain de Montreal, June 19 2015

It was exciting to attend the opening of two Montreal born artists, David Altmedj and Jon Rafman at the Musee d’art contemporains de Montreal in my hometown on Friday, June 19. The museum’s choice to exhibit these two artists together  provides an opportunity for the viewer to experience the unique visions of David’s visceral practice … Continue reading