The World Captures Carrie Mae Weems with Armory Show

Now, of course, the entire nation faces problems of police brutality against Black people; the exclusion of people of color from the museum canon; and the lack of representation of Black and brown in Hollywood. But those who have followed Weems throughout his 40-year practice through photography, video, installation, music and text say the artist …

Park Avenue Armory Announces Futuristic New Season

Park Avenue Armory takes a forward-looking approach to the 2022 season. “The trend throughout this season is the futuristic view of technology and the world,” Rebecca Robertson, Armory’s president and executive producer, said in an interview Tuesday. One of the highlights of the season, announced Wednesday, is the North American premiere of Dutch composer Michel …

Review: A Modest But Memorable Return to Armory Recitals

This Armory program was born out of a desire to pair two song cycles, Beethoven’s “An die ferne Geliebte” and Berg’s “Altenberg Lieder” – both of which, as the program notes write, “talk about ways to deal with unfulfilled desires, dreams. it didn’t happen.” To put these loops in context, she performed selected songs by …