Special one-night-only performance to take place on PAMM’s Terrace
Thursday, December 1, 2016
MIAMI – November 9, 2016 – Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) announces PAMM Presents Cashmere Cat, Jillionaire + special guest Uncle Luke, a Poplife Production, performance in celebration of Miami Art Week this December. Taking over PAMM’s terrace overlooking Biscayne Bay, Norwegian Musician and DJ Cashmere Cat will headline a one-night-only performance, kicking off Art Basel in Miami Beach. The show will also feature projected visual elements, set against the backdrop of the museum’s Herzog & de Meuron-designed building.
The evening will continue with sets by Trinidadian DJ and music producer Jillionaire, with a special guest performance by Miami-based Luther “Uncle Luke” Campbell, an icon of Hip Hop who has enjoyed worldwide success while still being true to his Miami roots
PAMM Presents Cashmere Cat, Jillionaire + special guest Uncle Luke, takes place on Thursday, December 1, 9pm–midnight, during the museum’s signature Miami Art Week/Art Basel Miami Beach celebration. The event is open to exclusively to PAMM Sustaining and above level members as well as Art Basel Miami Beach, Design Miami/ and Art Miami VIP cardholders.
For more information, or to join PAMM as a Sustaining or above level member, visit pamm.org/support or contact 305 375 1709.
Cashmere Cat (b. 1987, Norway) is a musical producer and DJ who has risen to fame with 30+ international headline dates including a packed out SXSW, MMW & Music Hall of Williamsburg, and recent single ‘With Me’, which premiered with Zane Lowe on BBC Radio One & video premiere at Rolling Stone. Cat’s worked with the likes of Kanye West, Ariana Grande and Tinashe, and was featured on the Ludacris single “Party Girls” alongside Jeremih & Wiz Khalifa, which allowed him to star in his first Hype Williams directed video. On Wedding Bells – his debut vinyl EP – Cashmere Cat moves beyond conventional pop arrangements with a range of highly syncopated pentatonic workouts.
The Wedding Bells EP represents the next stage for Cashmere Cat as recording artist and has commanded support so far from: Kode 9, Éclair Fifi, Nguzunguzu, Hud Mo, Rustie, Baauer, Diplo, Skrillex, A Trak, Brodinski – as well as BBC Radio One & Triple J.
Jillionaire (b. 1978, Trinidad and Tobago) is a DJ and producer, best known for being a member of the American electronic music group Major Lazer, along with Diplo and Walshy Fire. Working with everyone from Snoop Dogg to Pharrell Williams, Jillionaire has also contributed to several artists: Salvatore Ganacci in his EP named Fresh, with Swick in Ants Nestsfeaturing T.O.K, and with Phat Deuce in FI DI GAL DEM featuring Mr. Lexx. In 2014, he released an EP named Fresh along with Salvatore Ganacci.
Luther “Uncle Luke” Campbell (b. 1960, Miami, Florida) is Hip-hop's original bad boy, pop culture icon, and consummate businessman. He’s one of the few American celebrities who has had an indelible impact on the worlds of rap music, sports, business, law, and politics simultaneously. He is the former member of the multi-platinum rap group 2 Live Crew and was the first Southern rap star to emerge on the Billboard Pop Charts with “Move Something”, released in 1988. Campbell’s recent solo album, My Life & Freaky Times, was released in March 2006 and featured Trick Daddy, Petey Pablo, Jacki-O, Pitbull, Dirtbag, and Big Tigger. In 2015, Luther released his memoir entitled “The Book of Luke, My Fight for Truth Justice and Liberty City” via the Harper Collins imprint, which provides a detailed insight into the music business and Luther Campbell outside of music.
Organization and Support
PAMM Presents is organized with Poplife Productions, with support provided by Beck’s Beer, Kim Crawford & Perrier. Lyft is the Official Ridesharing Partner for PAMM Presents.
Getting to PAMM Presents
Please be aware of high attendance projections and increased traffic in downtown Miami due to Art Basel Miami Beach and related events.
- Lyft is the Official Ridesharing Partner for PAMM Presents. PAMM’s north driveway will be reserved exclusively for Lyft drop-off and pick-up, giving Lyft users direct and easy access to the museum.
- PAMM has its own Metromover stop on Omni loop: Museum Park station (free)
- Overflow parking available at Omni garage, located at Biscayne Blvd. and 15th st. (rates apply)
- Visit pamm.org/parking for more information
About Pérez Art Museum Miami
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) promotes artistic expression and the exchange of ideas, advancing public knowledge and appreciation of art, architecture and design, and reflecting the diverse community of its pivotal geographic location at the crossroads of the Americas. A 32-year-old South Florida institution formerly known as Miami Art Museum (MAM), Pérez Art Museum Miami opened a new building, designed by world-renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron, in Downtown Miami’s Museum Park on December 4, 2013. The facility and is a state-of-the-art model for sustainable museum desin and progressive programming and features 200,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor program space with flexible galleries; shaded outdoor verandas; a waterfront restaurant and bar; a museum shop; and an education center with a library, media lab and classroom spaces. For more information, please visit www.pamm.org, find us on Facebook (facebook.com/perezartmuseummiami), or follow us on Twitter (@pamm).
Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture. Support is provided by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners. Additional support is provided by the City of Miami and the Miami OMNI Community Redevelopment Agency (OMNI CRA). Pérez Art Museum Miami is an accessible facility. All contents ©Pérez Art Museum Miami. All rights reserved.