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A couple days ago Jay-Z stood on a white platform at Pace Gallery in Chelsea, NYC and spit for six hours straight. He performed the same jam, “Picasso Baby” over and over again. It’s cringing to watch, but the articles below compensate for an otherwise uncomfortable spectacle. The social commentary isn’t lost, but it sure is evasive.
Jay-Z is Rhyming Picasso and Rothko -New York Times
Jay-Z Raps at Marina Abramovic, or the day Performance Art Died -Hyperallergic
‘Picasso Baby’ Live : Jerry Saltz Goes Face-to-Face with Jay-Z -Vulture