Celebrate the life and works of Tom Murrin
Shock and duh.
The dungeon-black walls of the hip Ace Hotel's underground room, appropriately called Liberty Hall, are relieved by vintage speakers stacked floor-to-ceiling like a rock wall. The decorative recycling of defunct gear, lit with candles like a sanctuary, made a righteous backdrop for a reading of lett ... More >>
It's up to you, Liza Minnelli
Get down on your knees, heathen. Peaches Christ is coming to NYC with a movie called All About Evil and a traveling road show to boot, and if you don't show up, you will go directly to hell on a crucifix made of fruit cocktail. Peaches has something to do with one Joshua Grannell, who expla ... More >>
This party is Precious
From Jackie O. to Jacko
See what democracy looks like
And Karen Finley will tell you why
In her long career as a performance artist, Karen Finley has smeared chocolate on her naked body to resemble feces, performed a piece called “Yam’s Up my Granny’s Ass”, played a sexualized Eva Braun opposite a shit-eating (literally) Hitler, and been doused in honey. She’s also been badmou ... More >>
Has performance art lost its edge? Is that a bad thing? A visit to Performa 07.
In Wake Up!, Karen Finley channels Laura Bush and Terri Schiavo
A group show takes a trip through grand visions and imaginary universes
The 'Voice' and the women's movement
Before riot grrrls were born, libbers mocked rock's males
An adventure with masturbation maven Betty Dodson's boyfriend
Lowe's episodic narrative is a light entertainment smart enough to be light on its feet
What George Bush truly deserves: Karen Finley's vision of his sex life with Martha Stewart
Anti-RNC parties bring back lewdness, courtesy of the First Amendment
James Iha and John Cameron Mitchell take a break from the daily grind
Selections from the Village Voice's annual Queer Issue
Commemorating P.S. 122's 25-year history of stretching the bounds of contemporary performance
Vito de Milo: A pioneer of body art shows enduringly radical work from the '60s and '70s
The Crimes of Courtney Love
Finley's 9-11 Liza; Jordan's Search for Normalcy
Karen Finley Teaches a Class on Dealing With 9-11
David White Secures Dance Theater Workshop's Piece of the Rock, and Expands Its Programs.
A Straight Woman Looks at Gay Male Porn
A Persecuted Performance Artist Gets Past Her Suffering
Performance Artists Put Up Their Dukes
A group show in Connecticut gets a G rating.
The 51 (or So) Greatest Avant-Garde Moments
Should American Actors Flee a Muddled, Unrewarding Profession?