Meet the Artist: Nick Cave


June 28 2013, 10:00 AM

Finally—don't worry, I left plenty of surprises for you—we reach the room of Soundsuits. Cave calls it "the island that all of these sculptural forms exist in and habitate within." Look at the one on the right, with its head surrounded by globes. "He's a one-man band," says Cave. "It's also what my head head feels like most of the time." The artist and his team used various materials from around the globe—real hair, fabrics, found hats and bags, shoelaces—to create this alternate reality.