Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Doug Aitken Happening, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Video directed by Jesse Reding Fleming.
On February 2, 2007, Doug Aitken [has a studio in Venice, Ca.] and PopRally presented an event which included a reception, musical performances by Cat Power and street drummers Ryan Donowho and Hishan Bharoocha, storytelling by Melissa Plaut, and other surprise guests. The event was held in conjunction with Doug Aitken: sleepwalkers.

The Art Newspaper did a video interview with Doug Aitken called Doug Aitken - Playing the Table
"Artist Doug Aitken talks to Jean Wainwright about his musical sculptures in which he adds an extra dimension to an otherwise mundane object. Demonstrating one of his Sonic Tables he talks about the design process behind these unique pieces of furniture."

Be sure and watch the other videos at this YouTube site. Amazing