Willem Dafoe and Abel Ferrara Just Can’t Quit Each Other
June 15, 2020
The most chaotic child of the New York neo-noir tradition talks to his longtime collaborator about channeling dark passion into art.
Robert Pattinson tells Willem Dafoe what he’s terrified of
November 2, 2018
As he continues his controlled descent from mega-stardom to something stranger and much more interesting, Robert Pattinson discusses the importance of staying terrified with Willem Dafoe, another actor who knows a thing or two about disappearing into a role.
October 14, 2012
In the nearly five decades since he helped lead an arty, experimental rock-’n’-roll revolution with The Velvet Underground, John Cale has enjoyed an on-again, off-again relationship with the musical mainstream—one filled with all manner of romantic gestures, sudden rejections, brief reconciliations, and unexpected excursions. And as his new album, Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood, proves, old habits die hard
Willem Dafoe’s Rubber House
December 1, 2008
The Rubber House was built in 1981 for choreographer Eugene Loring, though he died -shortly after the project was completed. It was designed by Tom Pritchard, a landscape -architect. It’s covered with a gray-black neoprene sheetskin, a material usually used for the flat roofs of -industrial buildings.