By: Joseph Licata
Here are a few things to check out this month if in New York, LA or London
1.March 6th (8pm-12am): Premiere of True To This, a film capturing the energy and artistry of board-riding in its purest form. Showcasing iconic athletes across skate, surf and snow, this film is a tribute to the movement that inspired a generation and the people and places that embody that spirit today. At Villain – Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Did someone say open bar? Yes, yes they did.
2. March 6th – 9th: Jose Parla at The Armory Show / Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery. Pier 94, Booth #524. The Armory Show is devoted to showcasing the most important artworks of the 20th and 21st centuries. Mr. Parla’s piece along will be worth the stomp across town.
3. March 7th – May 25th: Whitney Museum Biennial 2014
The 2014 Whitney Biennial will take a bold new form as three curators from outside the Museum—Stuart Comer (Chief Curator of Media and Performance Art at MoMA), Anthony Elms (Associate Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia), and Michelle Grabner (artist and Professor in the Painting and Drawing Department at the School of the Art Institute, Chicago)—each oversee one floor, representing a range of geographic vantages and curatorial methodologies. This will be the last Biennial to take place at the museums currently location before moving to the Meatpacking District of New York, near the Standard High Line.
4. March 10th – 23rd: GQ Editor, Mark Anthony Green’s debute exhibition, VIBES ARE THE ONLY CURRENCY, at Poppington Gallery, New York City.
5. March 24th & 25th: Drake, supported by The Weeknd, performs at The O2 in London
6. Now – April 19th: Peter Lindbergh, one of the most influential fashion photographers of our time, at LA‘s Fahey/Klein Gallery, who’s presenting a wonderful selection from his expansive portfolio.
7. March 19th: The XX plays at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City.
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