February 25th, 2015
Kanye West Performs Private Concert In London For George Condo
Kanye West must’ve felt indebted to George Condo after collaborating with him for the incredible artwork on his latest solo album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. In all black and Nike Air Jordan 3′s, the emcee gifted the artist with a private performance of tunes from the platinum-selling album to a crowd of 100 guests in London after Condo’s exhibition opening at Heyward Gallery.
Condon on designing artwork for ‘Twisted Fantasy’…
“It’s sort of cubist, you know, this portrait with all these different dimensions to it. Like an African mask with almost a modern face. I wanted to get that feeling that he’s almost a Miles Davis-like guy. I was challenging him with the imagery.” says Condo.
At the end of West’s setlist, Condo jumped onstage to hug him and the pair walked offstage together. Peep a performance of