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Starts:
Oct
09
2014

A Tribute to Mark Strand


Type:
Other

Dates:
Thu Oct 09, 2014 19:00 - Thu Oct 09, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
Please join us as we celebrate the 80th birthday of legendary poet Mark Strand. Readings and words of praise will be offered by poets Jonathan Aaron, John Beer, Peg Boyers, Timothy Donnelly, Jorie Graham, Ed Hirsch, John Koethe, David Lehman (associate professor, School or Writing at The New School), Honor Moore (assistant professor, School of Writing at The New School), Jacqueline Osherow, Mary Jo Salter, Alan Shapiro, Vijay Sheshadri, Charles Simic, Tom Sleigh, Susan Stewart, ...


Starts:
Oct
10
2014

Polyphtong by Jaap Blonk (SOUNDplay Performance #1)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Fri Oct 10, 2014 20:00 - Fri Oct 10, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $10 NAISA is delighted to host a performance by world renowned Dutch sound artist Jaap Blonk who will present his multichannel performance work Polyphtong realized at CCRMA at Stanford University in 2012. In Polyphtong spatial placement and movement are extended by electronic means. The phonetic concepts of diphthong and approximant are an important focus in the more meditative sections of the work. It also uses the techniques of Blonk's cheek synthesizer: many kinds of ...


Starts:
Oct
15
2014

Fiction Forum: Mira Jacob


Type:
Talk/Lecture

Dates:
Wed Oct 15, 2014 18:30 - Wed Oct 15, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
Mira Jacob is the author of the novel, The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing, published by Random House in July of 2014. She is the co-founder of Pete’s Reading Series in Brooklyn. Previously, she directed editorial content for various websites and wrote VH-1’s Pop-Up Video. She is a graduate of The New School MFA Program. Moderated by Luis Jaramillo, director and professor, the School of Writing. Preorder your book HERE for signing at the event. Sponsored ...


Starts:
Oct
16
2014

The Artists Are Present


Type:
Other

Dates:
Thu Oct 16, 2014 18:00 - Thu Oct 16, 2014

Location:
Oakland, California
United States of America

Description:
Announcing our Second Annual: THE ARTISTS ARE PRESENT Where Artists Find Artists in Oakland Thursday, October 16, 6-9pm 150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland Tickets: $30 each, $100 sponsorship LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE - Purchase Online! Compelling conversation at a cocktail party with artists who have something to say. The Artists Are Present introduces the Bay Area's most enterprising artists to people who get a buzz from art. Some of the most esteemed local artists will ...


Starts:
Oct
16
2014

LEIMAY At Home Presents: Mongrel, a solo by Sherwood Chen (US/FR)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Thu Oct 16, 2014 19:30 - Thu Oct 16, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
At Home is our performance series post-SOAK, our annual summer festival, presenting work from local and international artists throughout the year. This fall LEIMAY presents San Francisco / Marseille-based performer Sherwood Chen in Mongrel, a solo constructed in losing oneself in translation. Sherwood has performed for artists including Anna Halprin, Min Tanaka, Xavier Le Roy, Ko Murobushi and Liz Santoro. LEIMAY is excited to presenting his own work for the first time at CAVE. Sherwood ...


Starts:
Oct
17
2014

LEIMAY Ludus Lab - Body Weather Training led by Sherwood Chen


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Fri Oct 17, 2014 18:00 - Sun Oct 19, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
Body Weather is kinesthetic and movement research initiated by butoh dancer/farmer Min Tanaka and members of his company Mai Juku, further developed independently by exponents worldwide. It proposes and generates questions about the body and vigilance towards its immediate, ever-shifting internal and external states. Working with direct senses, imagery and varied interventions towards the ceaseless porosity between flesh, bone, imagination and space to yield impossible and/or newfound bodies. Together, we will challenge physical limits, scale ...


Starts:
Oct
18
2014

Life Revisited (SOUNDplay Performance #2)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Sat Oct 18, 2014 20:00 - Sat Oct 18, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $10 Through video music screenings, interactive mobile performances and live electronic improvisations, Life Revisited contemplates the relentless cycles of life: the spontaneity of invention and re-birth, as well as its impermanence. Life Revisited features Crowdscoring an interactive performance of by Elliott Fienberg, untitled/revisited performed by Eric Boivin and fourthousandblackbirds, and screenings by Rick Sacks and Dominic F Marceau/Eric Boivin.


Starts:
Oct
24
2014

LEIMAY Ludus Lab with butoh dancer Moeno Wakamatsu


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Fri Oct 24, 2014 18:00 - Sun Oct 26, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
“The basis of my dance is an attempt to make visible what already exists in the environment but was hitherto invisible and without meaning.” In dance, if we position ourselves to perceive the environment directly, the environment itself will manifest in our body as presence, physicality, and movement. When the mind and body are in a status of acute listening, we can approach an expression of the true-self. This LEIMAY Ludus Training Lab will focus ...


Starts:
Oct
25
2014

Jennifer + Kevin McCoy | All Exit


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Sat Oct 25, 2014 01:00 - Sat Jan 03, 2015

Location:
Oakland, California
United States of America

Description:
In their second exhibition with Johansson Projects, entitled All Exit, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy present new works that spin out from the landscape of the Californian west, from farmland to corporate campus. California, with its nexus of computer, entertainment, and military industrial centers is seen as the conclusion, both geographically and ideologically, of the frontier fantasy of the American dream. The title, All Exit, is taken from internet rhetoric in which Silicon Valley scions write ...


Starts:
Oct
25
2014

SoundScary (SOUNDplay installation)


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Sat Oct 25, 2014 17:00 - Sat Oct 25, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
Part of the Boo! at the Barns event The Covered Street, Artscape Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie St. NAISA is once again delighted to be part of the Boo in the Barns event for another year. This year's SoundScary events include a chance for adults and children alike to turn their voice into something devilishly scary (look for the NAISA SoundScary table in the Covered Street).


Starts:
Oct
25
2014

Sound Visions (SOUNDplay Performance #3)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Sat Oct 25, 2014 20:00 - Sat Oct 25, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $10 Sounds can evoke many different things for different people, even when the sounds are not intentionally referential. In this performance, abstract sound materials evoke for the sound artists visual sensations while works with video on the program suggest symbiotic connections between their visual and auditory elements. Sound Visions features The Inevitability of Objects performed by Ian Jarvis, sound art works by Sarah Peebles, Linda Antas and Joao Pedro Oliveira, as well as screenings ...


Starts:
Nov
01
2014

Terminal Noise (SOUNDplay Performance #4)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Sat Nov 01, 2014 20:00 - Sat Nov 01, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $10 A program of sound art works considers the links between the deceased and the living in this All Saint's Day concert followed by a noise art performance by the live electronics duo Mugbait. Featured is Gelded Eyes performed by Mugbait, and works by Norah Lorway, Dan Tramte, Vanessa Sorce-Lévesque and Nick Storring.


Starts:
Nov
03
2014

New Music 101: Reference Library Mobile Performance (SOUNDplay Performance #5)


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Mon Nov 03, 2014 19:00 - Mon Nov 03, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
FREE Admission Works from past NAISA performances will be the basis for exploring the acoustics of the Toronto Reference Library with a mobile performance walk using Audio Spotlight directional speakers.


Starts:
Nov
12
2014

International symposium: “The Digital Subject#3: Temporalities” - University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis / Archives nationales, November 12-14, 2014


Type:
Symposium

Dates:
Wed Nov 12, 2014 09:30 - Fri Nov 14, 2014

Location:
Saint-Denis, France

Description:
Call for papers (new extended deadline): International symposium: “The Digital Subject#3: Temporalities” - University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis / Archives nationales, November 12-14, 2014 Organizers: Pierre Cassou-Noguès (Department of philosophy, LLCP, SPHERE, EA 4008) Claire Larsonneur (Department of anglophone studies, Le Texte Étranger, EA1569) Arnaud Regnauld (Department of anglophone studies, CRLC – Research Center on Literature and Cognition, EA1569) This symposium is part of a long-term project, “The Digital Subject,” endorsed by the LABEX ...


Starts:
Nov
12
2014

Fiction Forum: Tiphanie Yanique


Type:
Talk/Lecture

Dates:
Wed Nov 12, 2014 18:30 - Wed Nov 12, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
Tiphanie Yanique is the author of the novel Land of Love and Drowning, (Riverhead/Penguin 2014), and the short story collection, How to Escape from a Leper Colony, published by Graywolf Press, 2010. BookPage listed her as one of the 14 Women to watch out for in 2014. Her writing has won the 2011 BOCAS Prize for Caribbean Fiction, Boston Review Prize in Fiction, a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers Award, a Pushcart Prize, a Fulbright Scholarship ...


Starts:
Dec
04
2014

Innovative & Immersive Literature Symposium: Day One


Type:
Symposium

Dates:
Thu Dec 04, 2014 18:30 - Thu Dec 04, 2014

Location:
New York, United States of America

Description:
As technology has become more engaging and interactive; many new tools have opened up to writers and poets to engage their readers. Join us for a two-day symposium on the future of technology and literature. Thursday, December 4: Julie Buntin, Illya Szilak, Andy Hunter and Flavia Rocha will discuss innovative ways poets and writers are pushing how readers interact and experience literature through technology. Julie Buntin is the Director of Programs and Strategic Outreach at ...


Starts:
Dec
05
2014

Innovative & Immersive Literature Symposium: Day Two


Type:
Symposium

Dates:
Fri Dec 05, 2014 18:30 - Fri Dec 05, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
Innovative & Immersive Literature As technology has become more engaging and interactive; many new tools have opened up to writers and poets to engage their readers. Join us for a two-day symposium on the future of technology and literature. Friday, December 5 Readings by Matthea Harvey, Rick Moody, Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky, Marcio-André, Ram Devineni and Rene Veron. Márcio-André is an experimental artist, with works in the area of ​​sound and visual poetry, ...


Starts:
Dec
10
2014

Poetry Forum: Mark Bibbins and Kathleen Ossip


Type:
Talk/Lecture

Dates:
Wed Dec 10, 2014 18:30 - Wed Dec 10, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
New School Writing Program faculty and the authors respectively of They Don’t Kill You Because They’re Hungry, They Kill You Because They’re Full and The Do Over. Mark Bibbins received a Lambda Literary Award for his first collection of poems, Sky Lounge; his second, The Dance of No Hard Feelings was published by Copper Canyon Press (2009), and in 2014, his third They Don’t Kill You Because They’re Hungry, They Kill You Because They’re Full ...


Starts:
Apr
08
2015

EvoMUSART2015 - 4th International Conference on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design


Type:
Conference

Dates:
Wed Apr 08, 2015 00:00 - Fri Apr 10, 2015

Location:
Copenhagen, Denmark

Description:
EvoMUSART 2015 http://www.evostar.org/2015/cfp_evomusart.php 4th International Conference on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design April 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark Part of evo* 2015 evo*: http://www.evostar.org ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- NEW THIS YEAR: LEONARDO Galery ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Selected authors will be invited to present their visual works on a special section in the LEONARDO Galery (http://www.leonardo.info/gallery/). ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Following the success of previous events and the importance of the field of evolutionary and biologically inspired (artificial neural network, swarm, alife) ...