NEW YORK CITY Articles
Click Here for More Articles on NEW YORK CITY...

MoMA PS1 Celebrates KRAFTWERK with DJ Harvey, Questlove et al., Sundays thru May 13

Related: MoMA PS1, Museum of Modern Art, Kraftwerk, DJ Harvey, Questlove, Greg Wilson, DJ Afrika

MoMA-Celebrates-KRAFTWERK-with-DJs-at-Performance-Dome-Sundays-thru-May-13-20010101

MoMA PS1 celebrates the influence of Kraftwerk with legedary DJ's in the performance dome every Sunday, now through May 13. Greg Wilson, DJ Harvey, Questlove, and DJ Afrika Bambaataa pay tribute to the German Electro-pioneers amidst the special installation Kraftwerk - Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 at the MoMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City. Admission is $10 in advance / $15 at the door. Tickets are available online here.

Kraftwerk - Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 is a special audio and visual installation in the MoMA PS1 Performance Dome that is organized in conjunction with The Museum of Modern Art's live performance retrospective of Kraftwerk, which ran April 10 through 17.

Last weekend, techno pioneers Juan Atkins and Francois K—joined by surprise guest Ralf Huetter—paid tribute to Kraftwerk's influence with unforgettable DJ sets amidst Kraftwerk - Retrospective 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8, Every Sunday for the remainder of the exhibition (through May 13), legendary DJ's Greg Wilson, DJ Harvey, Questlove, and DJ Afrika Bambaataa will explore different facets of Kraftwerk's pioneering sound, which influenced musical styles as diverse as Electro-Funk, Disco, New Wave, Techno, and Hip-Hop.

Sunday, April 22: GREG WILSON
4:00-7:00 p.m.

Greg Wilson is regarded as one of the most important figures on the UK dance scene where he was instrumental in introducing new electronic, post-disco records coming out of New York in the early 1980s. The sound, he dubbed 'Electro-Funk', was in return profoundly influenced by the German electro-pioneers Kraftwerk.


Related Articles



More On: MoMA PS1, Museum of Modern Art, Kraftwerk, DJ Harvey, Questlove, Greg Wilson, DJ Afrika



Comment & Share

Related Links
Art Institute of Chicago to Host 4th Annual NIGHT HEIST Benefit, 7/11Art Institute of Chicago to Host 4th Annual NIGHT HEIST Benefit, 7/11
April 22, 2014
BWW Reviews: GAUGUIN: METAMORPHOSES Celebrates Mastery Across Art FormsBWW Reviews: GAUGUIN: METAMORPHOSES Celebrates Mastery Across Art Forms
by Patrick Kennedy - April 22, 2014
Art Institute of Chicago to Open MAGRITTE: THE MYSTERY OF THE ORDINARY Exhibition, 6/25Art Institute of Chicago to Open MAGRITTE: THE MYSTERY OF THE ORDINARY Exhibition, 6/25
April 18, 2014
MoMA Announces May and June Exhibitions -WHO CARES IF IT'S PAINTING?, MODERN MONDAYS and MoreMoMA Announces May and June Exhibitions -WHO CARES IF IT'S PAINTING?, MODERN MONDAYS and More
April 18, 2014
Photo Flash: First Look at MAGRITTE: THE MYSTERY OF THE ORDINARY, 1926-1938 at The Art Institute of ChicagoPhoto Flash: First Look at MAGRITTE: THE MYSTERY OF THE ORDINARY, 1926-1938 at The Art Institute of Chicago
April 18, 2014


About Author

Subscribe to Author Alerts

The Bush Dilemma Has The Art World's Panties in a BunchThe Bush Dilemma Has The Art World's Panties in a Bunch

Subscribe for News & Specials

The Bush Dilemma Has The Art World's Panties in a BunchThe Bush Dilemma Has The Art World's Panties in a Bunch
by Barry Kostrinsky