British musician PJ Harvey performs live on stage during a concert at Lucerna Palace on October 27, 2011 in Prague. (Photo by Ondrej Nemec/isifa/Getty Images)

Art World Abstracts: PJ Harvey’s Next Album to Be Public Art, and More!

British rocker PJ Harvey’s newest album will also be a public art project, thanks to a commission by the UK arts non-profit Artangel. The musician and her long-time collaborator John Parish will record the new album behind one-way-mirrored glass inside the former staff gymnasium and rifle range of Inland Revenue at Somerset House in London. Visitors can watch Ms. Harvey and her band mates make musical art history for 45 minutes at a time for a small fee of £15.

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