On Thursday night The Dance Cartel will take their Brazilian carnival-inspired dance party concert to SPACE. The show brings together video installations, DJ sets and of course lots of dancing. TDC founder Ani Taj talked to us recently about disrupting the dance world and bad dancing with Yoko Ono.
What were some of the inspirations for The Dance Cartel... MORE
As one of three interns this fall, I'm not around SPACE enough to hear about everyone's cultural obsessions (besides, every once in a while we talk about things besides art...). So I emailed around some probing questions. Here are their answers. Agree, shrug, and hopefully find something new to get into for the snowed-in days to come.
What's the first art/music/book... MORE
Here in the office, we're enjoying a new soundtrack: Jesse Sugarmann's video installation, We Build Excitement, opens tonight! He talked to us about Pontiac's adolescent design sense, the response he hopes to trigger with the show, and more. Hear more from Jesse at his free artist talk on October 4th.
What do you think the demise of the Pontiac brand says about U.S. culture?... MORE