Visual ArtCurrently Hanging: The Record at the Henry
by Jen Graves
on Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 2:28 PM
In the big swarming universe of time, stuff, and love that's at the Henry right now—The Record: Contemporary Art and Vinyl—you will see the following.
Courtesy of the artist and Paula Cooper Gallery
YOU CAN STILL PLAY THIS Here's one of Christian Marclay's collaged Recycled Records, a series he made from 1980 to 1986. Several of these are on display at the Henry right now.
You will see this, too.
Courtesy the artist
This is Ed Ruscha's Unidentified Hit Record, 1977.
And, in addition to many other characters from Japanese absurdists to Malian James Brown fans, you will meet Mingering Mike, soul superstar in a universe of his own making. Mike says, "I like to cuss, I like to fuss, I like to fight, I like doing things not right."