Dan Deacon at the Boston Institute of Contemporary Arts, (Boston Phoenix 6.15.09)

Posted on July 14, 2009


I’m not sure exactly how things were supposed to happen at the ICA at this show, but it’s fair to say this wasn’t completely it. The PA went nuts and just stopped working, kids got sweaty and smelly, ICA donors hid out on the deck with slender glasses of wine, and someone finally had to step in and pull the plug on Deacon, who wasn’t paying a lick of attention to anyone other than the throng of kids going nuts around him in sheer defiance of it all. Yeah it was a mess. I’ll take it.

Read the story at the Phoenix here.