Art Basel Miami Beach

Thurston Moore and KURT During Art Basel Miami Beach 2012

No one wrote "Kurt Smells Like Teen Spirit" on the wall.



Still, the Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts reeked, ever-so-slightly and not-so-literally, of sweaty punk armpits, greasy faded flannel, and the sweet stink of grunge.



Last night, KURT, "a multi-discipline exhibition and study of the late Kurt Cobain," crept into the 86-year-old ex-movie palace for a short intense evening of film, dance, talk, poetry, and music from multidisciplinary contemporary artist Adarsha Benjamin, bad boy choreographer Ryan Heffington, and L.A. musician Guy Blakeslee, as well as actual friend-of-Cobain and indie icon Thurston Moore.



See also

-Thurston Moore Headlining KURT, a Multi-Discipline Exhibition, During Art Basel

-Fifteen Best Concerts During Art Basel Miami Beach 2012

-KURT with Thurston Moore: The 30-Photo Slideshow


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