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David Byrne

Architecture and Musical Evolution, featuring David Byrne

Known as the force behind Talking Heads and creator of the highly regarded record label Luaka Bop, David Byrne also works as a photographer, film director, author, and solo artist, and has published and exhibited visual art for more than a decade. Join the conversation as this legendary musician and artist leads an eye-opening talk exploring the relationship between music and architecture. Discover the influence that architecture has had on the evolution of music and learn how Byrne uses architecture in his own harmonic innovations. The night concludes with a reception with refreshments for purchase. This event is generously sponsored by Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.

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May 23, 2014
6–9 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $35; members $28*

Collection admission included.

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