Nick Cave’s “HEARDY-NY” Upcoming Live Performance at Grand Central in New York
American artist Nick Cave, a fabric sculptor, dancer, and performance artist, creates elaborate wearable artwork known as “Soundsuits” that have taken the art world by storm. In 2011 we covered him in Hi-Fructose Volume 20. His sculptures when in rest are unique and provocative objects, but when worn as a costumes by performance artists, take on entirely new meanings, simultaneously hiding the wearers’ identity while enhancing the beauty and character of their movement. These strange suits reflect Cave’s desire to meld art, dance, and fashion. Read more after the jump!