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An ode to barefoot beach dancing under the moon-lit sky, Full Moon Festival looks to the legendary parties that take place on the island of Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand in celebration of the full moon. With a more refined take on your modern day music festival, Full Moon Festival offers an “experience that conveys a worldly cultural sensibility with a New York swagger.” Headliner highlights include Santigold, Allah-Las, SBTRKT and Moodymann. Full Moon Festival takes place on Governors Island, NY, from 20 – 21 August.
From time-honoured icons like Patti Smith and Darlene Love to up-and-comers fresh to the scene,
New York’s steady line-up of summer music is sure to get your foot tapping.
Prior to his stint pioneering the Pop Art movement, Andy Warhol was a highly sought-after commercial illustrator in New York. Explore Adman: Warhol before pop at the Art Gallery of NSW for a snapshot of this icon in his formative years in the public eye.
Visual artist, tattoo artist and friend of RUSSH, Ukraine-born Miso – aka Stanislava Pinchuk – creates works that are deeply personal and painstakingly detailed. Her latest and largest work to date, Sarcophagus, takes viewers to the Chernobyl Nuclear Exclusion Zone.
Model and artist Rachel Rutt is one half of Sydney-based electronic act Heart People, formed with Canyons DJ Ryan Grieve in pursuit of multi-sensory self expression. And with a sound like no other, Rutt is just one of the pioneering women of the city’s electronic scene set to play at Freda’s tonight as part of female-focused festival For Film’s Sake.