Click HERE to purchase tickets to Jack's 11th Show feat. Jane's Addiction, The Cult, Garbage, Violent Femmes, and Everlast with House of Pain!

Tilda Swinton Becomes Living Art By Sleeping In A Glass Box At MoMA

Androgynous queen of quirk, Tilda Swinton, is a highly-lauded Academy Award winning actress who just appeared in David Bowie’s music video for comeback tune “The Stars (Are Out Tonight).”

So why is this star trending? Because the 52-year-old has decided to become a living piece of art. Being an actress and a muse isn’t enough. Nope, Swinton is now sleeping in a glass box at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.

The exhibit is super simple. It’s literally just a human sized box, a sleeping pad, and Swinton, glasses off, shoes on, in peaceful repose. Viewers can get close enough to tap the box.

Today was the first “performance,” but apparently Swinton will be sleeping there all year at different times.

MoMA isn’t releasing any info on when she will appear or the context behind the sleeping, but the title of the sleeping actress is “The Maybe.” Like, maybe you’ll see Tilda Swinton, maybe you won’t?

Watch a video of the art performance here:



–Nadia Noir, CBS Radio Los Angeles

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 93.1 Jack FM

Best Of Los Angeles
JACKtivites
Flashback Lunch

Listen Live