Marnie at MetOpera

Last night, Halloween 2018, I decided to change the scenery and attend a new opera, entitled Marnie. I wanted to experience an institution’s version of a modern day commissioned work and what better way to do this by attending New York City’s own Metropolitan Opera. More specifically looking into the the production, reception and in general what a commission work means in today’s highly bombarded information age. Continue reading “Marnie at MetOpera”

Montez Press Radio

For the past 2 weeks, Montez Press has been broadcasting on a pirate frequency in New York City’s Chinatown 88.1 FM, Hudson Valley’s WGXC 90.7, and at Mathew Gallery, NY. Previous years, they had thematic programs based around the Risograph and James Joyce’s Ulysses where they invited artists from around the world to join in creating works based on these themes. This year, the theme is radio. Continue reading “Montez Press Radio”