There are few creative fields that have such a richly rewarding friendship as the visual arts and music. Why indeed should we choose between Elvis and Duchamp, Botticelli or Sonic Youth, Kraftwerk or Warhol, Matthew Barney or Debussy ? Some artists never decide, or refuse to make this decision, and instead develop a sort of double practice, exploring the fields of both visual art and music. It's from the close attention to the work and specific practices of these artists that the project Musique plastique was born in January 201... Read more
The latest group show at Agnès B.’s SoHo gallery/boutique draws together twenty artists who refuse to choose between making music and visual work.