Art Basel Miami 2008 – Converse w/ Love presents “Kill Your Idols”
With Miami’s historic Art Basel 2008 in the books, we continue our coverage of all the exhibitions and festivities. Taking place December 5th through the 7th, Converse presented their Kill Your Idols/Punk is Everything exhibition. The show curated by author, artist and Punk historian, Bryan Ray Turcotte who’s books Fucked Up and Photocopied and Punk is Dead, Punk is Everything have received raving reviews, turned out quite successful. On display, famed photographer Eileen Polk known for her comprehensive documentation of rock icons such as Sid Vicious, Debbie Harry and members of The Clash, showcased rare photo’s of Punk’s greatest heroes. The event, co-produced by Darren Romanelli and Cory Lashever, played host to a slew of bands as well including performances by: Matt & Kim, Nodzzz, Annihilation Time, Caustic Christ, Sex/Vid, Times New Viking and Pink Reason.