Robert Black

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Missy Mazzoli and Nadia Sirota introduce the String Theory Festival at the Walker

    ‚ÄčLast night at the Walker Art Center, composer Missy Mazzoli and violist Nadia Sirota -- we'd like to say 'kicked off' right here but that is a completely inappropriate idiom for what happened -- welcomed the String Theory Festival with a performance in the hodge-podge of Gallery 2.

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    String Theory Festival is coming to rearrange your brains

    ‚ÄčAcross five venues, seven partners, and four days, the String Theory Music Festival will be set upon the Twin Cities (both of them!) this April 14-17 in a grand gesture towards reframing the modern and historical position of - but of course - stringed instruments. The festival will feature perfor ... More >>

  • Arts

    January 14, 1998

    Devil in the Flesh

    From painful sex to foul-mouthed revenge fantasies, a meaner brand of pornography takes the back door to commercial success.