Kanye West - Kanye West made venue changes

Kanye West spent the hour before he got married turning the bar at their reception venue into ''art''.

The 'Bound 2' hitmaker made a number of last-minute changes at Florence's Forti di Belvedere last weekend and was particularly hands-on when it came to changing the all-white drinks area, taking a saw and cutting it in half.

According to the New York Post newspaper's Page Six column, Kanye - whose wedding celebrations to Kim Kardashian had begun in Paris, France on Friday (23.05.14) before they flew their guests to Italy for the ceremony - ''screamed'' at those around them as he ''defaced'' the bar with the saw, before insisting on having two pieces of raw wood nailed to the front.

He then proclaimed: ''Now, it's art.''

Earlier in the day, Kanye had also requested 80 moving lights which had taken four days to install and were designed to light the dance floor and party be removed

He is said to have declared: ''I'm in the centre of this party, and I'm the only one people need to see. The rest of these people don't need lights on them.''

Just four days before the wedding, Kim and Kanye had ordered 30 life-size nudes be made from black marble, and though they were worked on around the clock, 10 fell apart, 10 were too damaged in transit to put out and four were missing their heads.

They were put out around the dinner tables, but two hours before the ceremony, the rapper requested they be moved further away.

The half-ton statues were still being moved as guests arrived.

According to the report, seating at the venue was chaotic because so many people arrived with entourages, only the newlyweds were able to sit in their designated places - which had been allocated by engravings made into the marble tables.


Tags: Kanye West - Kim Kardashian


More Kanye West

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Booed At Paris Fashion Week Show

Paris Fashion Week does not appear to have been a great success for Kim Kardashian and her husband Kanye West.Kim Kardashian at Paris Fashion Week.Read...

Kim Kardashian Targeted By Red Carpet Prankster Vitalii Sediuk At Paris Fashion Week

Serial red carpet prankster Vitalii Sediuk has struck again! The Ukranian media personality, who gained fame earlier this year when he accosted Brad Pitt at...

Kanye West Defends Himself In Recent Wheelchair Controversy: "I'm A Married Christian Man With A Family"

Kanye West can't seem to go through a full week without making headlines, and only this past weekend the 37 year-old star caused more outrage...

Kanye West Asks Man in Wheelchair to Stand, Sends Employee to Check Disability

Kanye West refused to continue his show at the Qantas Credit Union Arena in Sydney on Friday night (September 12) until everyone in the crowd...


Kanye West Asks Sydney Audience To Stand Up, Points At Fan In Wheelchair

Kanye West probably had one of his most awkward career moments at a recent show in Australia. On Friday night (Sept 12th), the 37 year-old...

That Awkward Moment When Kanye West Insisted That A Handicapped Fan Stand Up At A Gig

Kanye West’s mid-concert interludes are usually a fun time, but his Australian gig was just plain awkward for a couple of handicapped fans. Now we’re...

Kanye West Shows His 'Generous' Spirit & Permits Disabled Audience Members To Remain Seated

Kanye West refused to continue performing at a concert in Australia on Friday (12th September) until everyone in the crowd stood up. Unfortunately he failed...

Kanye West Rushed To Hospital In Australia

It seems having a million camera lights flashing in his face and videos rolling about every aspect of his life has finally got into Kanye...



Kanye West Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Kanye West

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All