Spectacle: The Music Video - Museum of the Moving Image
Hours: W-Thur 10:30am-5pm;F 10:30am-8pm; Sat-Sun 11:30am-7pm
Price: $12;$9 students with valid ID; $6 children (3-12); free for children younger than 3
36-01 35 Ave. - 718-777-6888
Astoria, Queens 11106
Description: This groundbreaking exhibition explores music video as an important and influential art form in contemporary culture and is the most comprehensive museum exhibition on music videos presented to date. Spectacle highlights the form's place at the forefront of creative technology, its role in pushing the boundaries of innovative production, its important role as an experimental sandbox for filmmakers, and its lasting effects on popular culture globally. The exhibition features more than 300 videos, presented alongside artifacts and interactive experiences, and will be installed in the Museum's 4,000 sq.-ft. changing exhibitions gallery, amphitheater gallery, and other spaces.