Claude Grunitzky has been named president of the Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation, to work in a newly created position alongside founder and artistic director Robert Wilson. The foundation and its Watermill Center in the Hamptons on Long Island in … Read More
In Berlin working on a production of Samuel Beckett’s Endgame (1957), Robert Wilson has not taken well to the U.S. election results.“I am shocked,” he wrote in a statement submitted to the German press and shared with ARTnews. “Stunned. Worried … Read More
According to The New York Times, Kanye West was set to give his first live performance in nearly a year at last Saturday’s Watermill Center Benefit at the nonprofit’s headquarters near Southampton. West would appear on a stage designed by Watermill’s … Read More
The plan was that, on a Wednesday morning in July, I would take the bus to Southampton, New York, where a publicist would pick me up and drive me to the Watermill Center about five minutes down the road. There … Read More
This year’s Watermill Center Benefit, titled “Circus of Stillness: The Power over Wild Beasts,” offered performance art and installations from 24 artists around the institution’s wooden campus and a wide mix of celebrity guests such as Rufus Wainwright, Brooke Shields, and Roger … Read More
Celebrating Robert Wilson’s birthday with essays, interviews, a frog, and a sharkshin shoe Read More
The Magazine ANTIQUES, our sister publication, invites you to join renowned interior decorator Thomas Jayne and Roc Nation recording artist Young Paris in conversation at the Winter Antiques Show on January 26th as they explore the theme "Tradition is Now: How the Art and Objects of the Past Shape the World Today." These two distinctive creative talents will discuss the sometimes surprising ways that antiques and cultural artifacts have influenced their lives and careers. Join us on January 26th at the Winter Antiques Show to explore the many ways that Tradition is Now.