MORE POPULAR THAN JESUS
Achieving single name status in popular music like an Elvis, a Bowie or an Amy means you have become one of the great rock’n’roll brands…you will live forever as an international cultural icon…a mythological being…a legend…even a god.
‘More popular than Jesus’ is a group show by some of the UK’s leading artists, all of which have produced bespoke pieces that explore the loss of privacy…the talent…the pain…the price…in attaining this status.
The artists will including Dangerous Minds, Sir Henry Hate, Illuminati, Michael Forbes, Michelle Mildenhall and Mr von Hugo.
Featuring Bowie, Iggy, Elvis, Hendrix, Blondie, Ozzy, Grace, Amy, Siouxsie ……
PRIVATE VIEW – Wednesday 21 November 6.00 to 9.00 PM
This will be a show in itself with live performances on the night provided by Tileyard featuring the musical work of the icons featured in the show, with a bar and DJ.
The show will run from November 19 to December 1st 2018 – Exhibited at Tileyard, Tileyard Road, Kings Cross, London N7 9AH.
The show is staged by the Art Society Soho and curated by Mr Von Hugo in association with Tileyard Education.
Tileyard Education is a part of Tileyard Studios, the largest professional music community in Europe, focusing on music and entertainment post-graduate and professional development training. Situated adjacent to the impressive King’s Cross development, Tileyard is home to some of the world’s leading creative businesses and individuals, including Mark Ronson, Lily Allen, Chase & Status, John Newman, Tynchy Stryder, Notting Hill Music, JHO Management, Sound Advice and Platoon.
Harry Leckstein, Managing Director Tileyard Education, said;
“Tileyard is a driving force of contemporary independent music and entertainment and we are delighted to be collaborating on “More Popular Than Jesus” with Mr Von Hugo and all the iconic artists showing.”
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