The artist struck an emotional chord with the audience in the packed lecture hall—and through the simulcast—about the personal tragedy that affected his art.
Teju Cole and University professor and pianist Vijay Iyer performed their creation “Blind Spot” at the Institute of Contemporary Art Friday evening. The show featured Cole’s photography and spoken word over Vijay Iyer’s improvisational music.
The installation is the brainchild of David A. Edwards, a professor of idea translation in SEAS, and his teaching fellow Alen Agaronov, a doctoral student in the School of Public Health.
Rudd is widely known for his roles in movies like “Ant-Man,”“They Came Together,” “Clueless,” “The 40 Year-Old Virgin,” and “Anchorman 2.”