New York: 1985. Item #5167
New York, New York. 1985. Offset printed poster. 24 ½ x 24 ½ in.
After establishing himself as the premier filmmaker actively collaborating with the era’s defining bands with 1984’s Stop Making Sense, Jonathan Demme directed a short film for New Order’s near-ten minute song, “The Perfect Kiss.” Produced by Michael Shamberg and shot by celebrated and prolific cinematographer Henri Alekan, the music video is unique in New Order’s oeuvre, featuring the band performing the song in their rehearsal space.
Available to fans and vendors through Factory New York’s mail order department , this poster captures Barbara Kruger ’s often-duplicated aesthetic , which blurs the boundaries between commercial and conceptual art, From the archive of Michael Shamberg. Catalog no. OFNY P3.