Kate Graves & Chelsea Art - 12/24/16

I was interested in opera and it seemed to me that the only possible theatre for contemporary opera would
be Facebook. So I started working towards a kind of Facebook kind of opera. ---Robert Ashley
[ With Artist and Meditator Kate Graves, NYC ]
With Artist - Meditator Kate Graves, NYC

Mysteries are feminine; they like to veil themselves but still want
to be seen and divined. ---Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ With Harriet McCaig @ The Pace Gallery ]
With Harriet McCaig @ The Pace Gallery.

There is no such thing as good painting about nothing. ---Mark Rothko
---Mark Rothko quote.

I was cut off from the world. There was no one to confuse or torment me,
and I was forced to become original. ---Joseph Haydn
[ Nicholas Croft imbedded within the worldview of artist Jonathan Meese @ The James Nolan Gallery ]
Jonathan Meese @ The James Nolan Gallery

Conceptual Artist Ai Weiwei's installation @ Mary Boone Gallery
Ai Weiwei's installation @ Mary Boone Gallery.

No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing
when they are feeling sensible. ---W. H. Auden
[ Video Artist Sondra Perry's 'Resident Evil' installation @ The Kitchen ]
Video Artist Sondra Perry's Resident Evil installation @ The Kitchen.

Your soul is a dark forest. But the trees are of a particular species. ---Marcel Proust
[ @ The New Museum Survey - Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest ]
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest.

I think hallucinations need to be discussed. There are all sorts of hallucinations, and then many sorts
which are okay, like the ones I think which most of us have in bed at night before we fall asleep,
when we can see all sorts of patterns or faces and scenes. ---Oliver Sacks
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts welcomes all those who were inspired by
Pauline Oliveros or who are curious to learn more about her beautiful life and work to
remember her at the home of her archive.
NYPLPA Pauline Oliveros Archive

If listeners aren't carried away to Heaven, I'm failing. ---La Monte Young
If listeners aren't carried away to Heaven, I'm failing.  ---La Monte Young

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