"When love is gone, there's always justice.
When justice is gone, there's always force.
When force is gone, there's always Mom.
Laurie Anderson (1947 - )
School of the Arts 1972
School of the Arts (honorary) 2005
Laurie Anderson has crossed boundaries so effectively that she has become almost an institution of innovation. From breaking into the top 40 pop-charts as a performance artist to serving as the first artist-in-residence at NASA, Anderson consistently engages worldwide audiences with experimental work.