Christian Marclay

Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris (1947–2013)

Christian Marclay on Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris (1947–2013)

March 2013

LAST MONTH my friend Butch lost his battle with cancer. Lawrence “Butch” Morris was a visionary musical thinker and practitioner who invented a new way to create live music through a vocabulary of gestures and signs. Situated between live… READ ON



The Artists’ Artists

December 2011

To take stock of the past year, Artforum contacted an international group of artists to find out which exhibitions and events were, in their eyes, the very best of 2011.  ERICKA BECKMAN  Mary Reid Kelley, Sadie the Saddest Sadist (Armory… READ ON

IN PRINT December 2011 [TOC]

Christian Marclay

Music: Best of 2003

December 2003

CHRISTIAN MARCLAY  1. Okkyung Lee and Martin Schütz (Tonic, New York, Mar. 23) An excellent improvisation, as two adventurous cellists in their first performance together dueled with swift bows in a cloud of rosin.  2. Butch Morris and … READ ON

IN PRINT December 2003 [TOC]

Best of the '90s: Music


December 1999

CHRISTIAN MARCLAY, artist: Driving across Europe with only one cassette, I never tired of MC Solaar’s Paradisiaque, a dazzling cross-cultural mix between American rap and chanson française—skillful wordplay in the tradition of Marcel … READ ON

IN PRINT December 1999