A man of exceptional forward vision his life and his legacy is presented in a contemporary art
exhibition and tribute to the imagination and legacy of this global icon from Montreal, Canada.
|Listening to Leonard Cohen Music|
Among the large scale, immersive works in the exhibition is Passing Through (2017) by
George Fok. The work celebrates Cohen's singular voice, his music, his charismatic persona and hi inimitable stage presence. Drawing on a vast archive of audiovisual material, Fok pays tribute to Cohen's monumental five-decade-long-career as a singer/songwriter and performer. Visitors
experience an extraordinary time-travel journey through a collage of collective memories, musical moments, and emotions that have enchanted generations of fans around the world.
There is brilliant entertainment here and many more artist installations inspired by Cohen's oeuvre. Several programs may interest including "Who Shall I Say is Calling?" A Night of Covers June 20 at 8 pm. From studying Kabbalah to infusing his songs with lyrics that incorporate Hebrew prayer, Cohen demonstrated profound connection to his Jewish identity. Visit www.the jewishmuseum.org for registration details.
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