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Tony Oursler’s mAcHiNe E.L.F. Installation at Lehmann Maupin

tony oursler machine elf installation photo by gail worley
All Photos and Video By Gail

I apologize in advance for not making it to Tony Oursler’s mAcHiNe E.L.F. exhibit at Lehmann Maupin Gallery until March 24th, the day before it closed. If you didn’t see it, and you’re reading this now, I’m afraid you’re going to have to live through me. In this review I am focusing solely on the video installation portion of the exhibit, the Crystal Forest — a mesmerizing multimedia head trip that liberates video from a traditional two-dimensional format and brings it into the realm of sculpture to create a truly immersive experience. Seriously, it was just insane.  Continue reading Tony Oursler’s mAcHiNe E.L.F. Installation at Lehmann Maupin

Remembering New York Dolls’ Drummer Jerry Nolan

New York Dolls Jerry Nolan Sylvain Sylvain and David Johanson
Jerry Nolan with Bandmates Sylvain Sylvain (Left) and David Johansen (Right) (Image Source)

On This Date in 1992: New York Dolls’ drummer Jerry Nolan died while in a coma after suffering a stroke a few weeks earlier in New York City. Nolan was 45 years old.