THE ANGELS – The two costumes that Shakira wore during her halftime performance at the super bowlhis handwritten song lyrics and his crystal electric guitar are some of the objects that will be displayed in an exhibition at a Los Angeles museum.
The Grammy Museum announced Thursday that the multiple Grammy Award winner will open her first exhibition on March 4. The exhibition, titled “Shakira: The Grammy Museum Experience”will feature 40 objects from his personal archive in the museum’s permanent Latin music gallery.
The museum exhibition will explore the musical evolution of Shakirafrom her origins as a Latina performer in Colombia to worldwide stardom as a multi-genre artist, spanning various genres including bachata, rock, Bhangra and reggaeton.
“It is an honor to exhibit the journey of my career at the Grammy museum,” Shakira said in a statement. “These pieces are a testament to so many unforgettable moments that I cherish, and I am so happy to be able to relive these memories with those who have supported and continue to support me as an artist.”
I know They will exhibit Shakira’s electric guitar, covered in 70,000 black crystals, and the acoustic guitar she used to compose her songs. Other items include her outfits from her El Dorado tour in 2018 and the leaf-covered bikini she wore on the “Oral Fixation, Vol. 2” album in 2005.
“Shakira is the rare superstar who has discovered a way to continue to evolve as an artist while her expansive audience grows along with her,” said Jasen Emmons, the Grammy Museum’s chief curator and vice president of curatorial affairs. “She is a keen student of music, and the Grammy Museum is delighted to offer a dynamic exhibit that reflects her intelligence and her artistry.”