Matthew Barney’s “River of Fundament” to Premiere at BAM in mid-February

January 18th, 2014

River of Fundament, via BAMMatthew Barney’s latest filmic project, the nearly 6-hour long epic River of Fundament is set to premiere next month at Brooklyn Academy of Music.  Created in collaboration with composer Jonathan Bepler,  the work takes its inspiration from Norman Mailer’s Ancient Evenings, paralleling Mailer’s tale of Egyptian mythology with the rise and fall of the American auto industry.  Read more at BAM