Archinect - News 2017-08-23T08:02:14-04:00 How architecture helped music evolve - David Byrne Archinect 2013-06-13T19:22:00-04:00 >2013-06-13T19:22:44-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="359" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As his career grew, David Byrne went from playing CBGB to Carnegie Hall. He asks: Does the venue make the music? From outdoor drumming to Wagnerian operas to arena rock, he explores how context has pushed musical innovation.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> David Byrne on His High Line Installation, Tight Spot Paul Petrunia 2011-09-13T19:33:26-04:00 >2011-09-17T22:52:06-04:00 <img src="" width="560" height="375" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>It comes from speakers inside a 48-by-20-foot inflatable globe, pumped up against the High Line&rsquo;s steel framework, like an exercise ball smushed under a coffee table. Peru bulges against the eastern wall; the Arctic and Antarctica peer around the edges; Algeria and Mauritania swell near the beltline. The installation is called Tight Spot, and it&rsquo;s up for two weeks courtesy of the Pace Gallery.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>