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Time: February 6, 2014 to March 21, 2014
Location: Sumner McKnight Crosby Jr. Gallery
Street: 70 Audubon St., 2nd Floor
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://www.1ifetime.wordpress…
Phone: (203) 772 - 2788
Event Type: art, exhibition
Organized By: Communications Desk, ACGNH
Latest Activity: Feb 11, 2014
The Arts Council of Greater New Haven presents Once In A Lifetime in the Sumner McKnight Crosby Jr. Gallery, 70 Audubon St., 2nd floor, New Haven. Curated by Stephen Grant, this exhibition will be on display from Friday, February 7th through Friday, March 21st, 2014. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. An opening reception is scheduled for Thursday, February 6, from 5 to 7 p.m.
About the Exhibition:
The title of this show was inspired by the Talking Heads song of the same name. The music video for “Once In A Lifetime” features a collection of cultural dance moves influenced by songwriter and lead singer David Byrne’s experiences while touring with the band.
“David Byrne was always searching for inspiration at concerts and on the road,” Grant explained. “Because he never limited himself to one style of art he was constantly exposed to new ideas which allowed his music and videos to always be a visual and listening experience. This is exactly what this show is all about. It’s a blend of various artistic ideas combined to make a Once In A Lifetime artistic experience.”
Follow this exhibition online by visiting the Once In A Lifetime blog. Updated weekly, the blog features show updates, artist interviews, images and more.
Artwork pictured: Andre Eamiello