The characters in the film Carnage

Carnage (or One Cranky Afternoon in Brooklyn!)

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Certain movies make you think, some more ponderingly than others. When I saw the film Carnage, the first thought to come to mind was how happy I was to be removed from that Brooklyn living room (which was actually a locale in Paris, France). The four characters, who were brilliantly conceived and acted, would have received […]

Spray by Alva Noto

Alva Noto: Sound Architect

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“When I define polarities in my work, I actually create the space between things. I point to the question I am actually interested in, without naming it.” ~ Alva Noto   Alva Noto Architect of Sound Alva Noto is the stage name of sound and visual artist Carsten Nicolai, born in Karl-Marx-Stadt, East Germany. He […]

Fountain at the MET seems as if it wants to say something

Shut Up and Say Something

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Viral is a wonderful thing. It is the germ of effect which delivers on the potency of the internet and its digital multiplication. It’s the Holy Grail of all sincere web quests. When something goes viral, it’s just sick, man. But shouldn’t you say something when you want it to be that something that goes […]