"Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything"

(Apr. 12-Sept. 8) — Featuring 12 artists and 18 musicians from 10 countries, this exhibition offers a deep and rich exploration of the beloved global icon through the lens of contemporary art.

"Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything" is the first exhibition entirely devoted to the imagination and legacy of the influential singer/songwriter, and man of letters from Montréal, Canada. The exhibition includes commissioned works by a range of international artists who have been inspired by Cohen’s style and recurring themes in his work, a video projection showcasing Cohen’s own drawings, and an innovative multimedia gallery where visitors can hear covers of Cohen’s songs by musicians such as Lou Doillon; Feist; Moby; and The National with Sufjan Stevens, Ragnar Kjartansson, and Richard Reed Parry, among others.

Participating Artists:

Kara Blake
Candice Breitz
Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller
Christophe Chassol
Daily Tous Les Jours
Tacita Dean
Kota Ezawa
George Fok
Ari Folman
Jon Rafman
Taryn Simon

Sunday 11 am - 5:45 pm
Monday 11 am - 5:45 pm
Tuesday 11 am - 5:45 pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 11 am - 8 pm
Friday 11 am - 5:45 pm (Closing at 2pm on Friday, April 19)
Saturday 11 am - 5:45 pm

In observance of the Sabbath, admission is free on Saturdays, as well as on select Jewish holidays, including:
•    Passover: April 20, 21, 26, and 27
•    Shauvot: June 9 and 10

 

WHEN

Sunday, May 19, 2019 (All day)

ORGANIZATION

EVENT LOCATION

The Jewish Museum
1109 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10128

MAIN EVENT PHONE

212.423.3200

PRICING INFORMATION

Museum admission: $18; $12 Senior; $8 Student. Free for members and children 18 and under. Pay What You Wish Thursdays 5-8pm. Free on Saturdays and select Jewish holidays.

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