Just went to see the McQueen “Savage Beauty” @ The Met this weekend. 2 Things to note:
- it completely blew my mind
- you HAVE TO SEE IT (go early, and go often before August 7th when it closes)
So, because I am obsessed (OBSESSED) with the show – we’re doing McQueen videos. YES. So, today, we kick off with the obvious: the McQueen/BJORK high-profile collaboration which resulted in her HOMOGENIC cover and the video for “ALARM CALL” , the fourth single from the album, which he directed.
BEHOLD: Björk floating on a raft on a river in a jungle, intercut with footage of snakes, crocodiles, and other animals. It is beautiful, and haunting and disturbing and all the stuff you’d hope/expect it to be: