Equal parts ‘80s nostalgia and sci-fi thriller, the first season of Netflix’s Stranger Things was the runaway hit no one expected.
“My staff told me not to say ‘this is a very moving show’,” Adam D. Weinberg, Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art, jokes at the opening of the museum’s latest exhibit Calder:
Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905-2016, the latest exhibit at the Whitney Museum, brings cinema out of the movie theater and into the museum.
This fall, the Brooklyn Academy of Music presents The Cithara and the Aulos, an installation of psychedelic vinyl wallpaper. We sat down with the Brooklyn-based artist behind the work, Lauren Clay, to talk art, music, and inspiration.