The Life and Death of Marina Abramovic makes it's US Premiere at NYC's Park Avenue Armory this week. Shows run from December 12th - 21st. For ticketing information please see .
Here are some recent reviews from Antony and the Johnsons: Swanlights performance at Radio City Music Hall on January 26th, 2012. , , , , , and . Antony was interviewed by Klaus Bisenbach of The MoMA for the Radio City show which can be seen .
'Open Transmission: Media Art, Public Space and Fearless Speech'
TURNING saw its theatrical release from fall 2011-summer 2012, premiering at festivals, including Meltdown in London, The Melbourne Festival in Melbourne, DOC NYC in New York and CPH:DOX in Copenhagen, amongst others. Secretly Canadian and Rough Trade will now co-release a deluxe edition of the TURNING dvd to coincide with select tv screenings around the world. This will include a cd of the complete audio recording of the TURNING concert, live at The Barbican in London in November 2006. The concert contains songs from the first three Antony and the Johnsons’ full length albums – Antony and the Johnsons, I Am A Bird Now, and The Crying Light, as performed by an ensemble of musicians including Maxim Moston, Rob Moose, Julia Kent, Parker Kindred, Jeff Langston and Thomas Bartlett. The cd will also feature two rare Antony and the Johnsons studio recordings from that period.
TURNING is available on DVD+CD and digitally on November 11th in North America via Secretly Canadian and November 10th in the UK and Europe on Rough Trade. Pre-order is available at the following outlets:
Check out the "Director's Cut" of CUT THE WORLD on over at .
Last night was the first performance of Swanlights at The Melbourne Festival. Boy George guest appeared and will do the same tonight. Antony's exhibition Paradise is now open at the Melbourne Festival Arts Center. Paradise will be on display until Saturday October 27th. For more details plase click . This coming Tuesday, TURNING will have it's Australian premier at The Australian Center for the Moving Image as part of the Melbourne Festival. The screening will be followed with a Q&A. More details . In addition, Lynette Wallworth's film Coral: Rekindling Venue will be screened at the Melbourne Planetarium as part of the Melbourne Festival on Monday October 15th. For more information please see .
HAMMER PROJECTS: ANTONY January 22nd-May 13th
There is a review of Antony and the Johnsons performance Swanlights in Melbourne on over at The Age. Please see the article . The video for CUT THE WORLD has been nominated for a UKMVA in the "Best Alternative" video category. More info .
Adélie penguins struggle to save eggs submerged by snowmelt.
"Today I am among a group of artists from NYC (some of whom are performing at this Meltdown Festival) who reject patriarchy in its myriad virulent and apocalyptic manifestations, and who advocate for a fundamental shift towards the feminine in all our systems and structures of governance. We have named this approach Future Feminism."
Antony will perform today on at 2:30PM EST.
The US premier of Antony and Charles Atlas' film documentary will screen November 11th as part of at the SVA theater in NYC. For ticketing and theater information please see . Further screenings will take place at IFC Cinema in NYC from November 16th - 22nd. More information on these screenings to come. will have it's Austrian premier at the Vienna International Film Festival on November 3rd and 4th. For further info please see .