Beaty Heart live @ Roundhouse London
Beaty Heart at the Roundhouse London
Unique is a no-no word when it comes down to writing reviews and press releases. It’s like using “extreme” when referring to action sports: it’s a pure act of mental laziness. But Beaty Heart performance on Ron Arad’s temporary installation almost had us muttering the U-word – and for all the right reasons.
First of all it was at the Roundhouse, a circular brick building originally designed in the mid 1800s to contain a train turntable and now devoted to performing arts. This beautiful, unconventional venue is hosting Ron Arad’s Curtain Call, a gigantic eight meters tall curtain of white silicon rods that encloses the center of the main hall and serves as a 360