Gilbert and George Prepare for Highline Billboard Commission

July 22nd, 2013

British artists Gilbert and George have been announced as the next commission for the High Line’s popular Billboard exhibition series.  Opening September 3rd, the artists will exhibit a version of their 1984 piece Waking, featuring the pair surrounded by attractive young men.  “With all the talk today about urban life and gay marriage,” Said High Line Art director Cecelia Alemani, “it seems even more appropriate now.”

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