If you’ve ever felt like simply looking at art wasn’t quite immersive enough, a new installation that lets you hear the artwork is something you might need to see.
That’s the idea behind British multidisciplinary artist Oliver Beer’s new Vessel Orchestra, which turns 32 sculptures, vessels, and decorative pieces from the Metropolitan Museum of Art into a musical instrument.
How, exactly, does Beer play a bunch of priceless artefacts from the 8th century B.C. without accidentally turning them into dust?
The Notorious B.I.G. is to have a Brooklyn street named after him.
The Christopher Wallace Memorial Foundation revealed that the Fulton Street intersection between Gates Avenue on BK's St. James Place - where the New York rapper once called home - will formally be changed to Christopher Wallace Way on 10th June
The news came on what would have been the New York rapper's 47th birthday.
Born Christopher George Latore Wallace, Biggie was born in 1972 and was murdered in 1997, aged 24.
Berghain bouncer Sven Marquardt is to present some of his photography in an exhibition on New York's Wall Street next month.
The 13-hour event, called SCHULD, will see Marquardt's photography displayed alongside DJ sets from the likes of Marcel Fengler, Radio Slave, Blond:ish, Vatican Shadow and more. It will run at 30 Wall Street, which can be found in New York City's Financial District, and kicks off at 5pm on Friday, May 3rd.
Time Warp will return to New York City later this year as it continues its 25th anniversary celebrations in 2019.
Locked in for November 22nd and 23rd at the Bronx's New York Expo Center, Time Warp will team up with New York promoters Teksupport for the event, which marks its first in the US in five years and only its third ever event in the country.
Pure, the techno-focused concept party that Carl Cox founded and has been running in Australia with Richie McNeill and Eric Powell, is coming to the US.
With Josh Wink, Worthy and of course Eric Powell in tow, Carl Cox will be bringing Pure to New York City's Brooklyn Mirage on June 15th.
A new techno club will open in New York on 10th May.
Described by the owners as an "industrial catacomb ... making it ideal for techno" BASEMENT will be based behind Knockdown Center in Queens.
It's been announced that New York venue Highline Ballroom will be forced to close next month.
The news comes after the lease for the 700-capacity Manhattan venue - long known as an artistic hub in the Chelsea area of the city - was not renewed.
Since moving to New York just over a year ago, Krystal Klear’s creativity, passion and vision is stronger than ever. The Irish DJ, producer and label owner (real name Declan Lennon) is thriving in arguably America’s most romantic city, spurred on by his new hometown’s melting pot of influences, sounds and cultures. He’s also just dropped a brand-new remix packet for his summer smash ‘Neutron Dance’, which features re-rubs from Paul Woolford, Mano Le Tough and Gerd Janson.
So you moved because you felt you needed a challenge?
“Cold Tonic is like an art project for me. If making money from Cold Tonic was my agenda, trust me, I’d do it in a very different way"
You founded your own label, Cold Tonic, and also released the first track on it, ‘Squad’. Why did you decide to do the label?