For Immediate Release
The Kitchen presents A lab is a lab is a lab
The Kitchen presents an evening of live-cinema featuring unique collaborations between sound and image makers. Utilizing unusual instruments and sound sources including the theremin, brainwave monitors, oscilloscopes, contact microphones, anamorphic lenses, and the magic lantern, participating artists Maria Chavez, Angie Eng, Bradley Eros, Andy Graydon, Sarah Ibrahim, Zach Layton, Anthony Ptak, Joel Schlemowitz, Lary Seven, Ray Sweeten, and Keiko Uenishi will explore the subversions and rediscoveries connecting science, mystery, and desire. Organized by artist and curator Bradley Eros and Assistant Curator at The Kitchen Matthew Lyons, this event will take place at The Kitchen (512 West 19th Street) on Thursday, May 24 at 8pm. Tickets are $5.
Bradley Eros is an artist working in myriad media: experimental film & video, collage, photography, performance, sound, text, expanded cinema & installation. Eros is also a maverick curator, designer, researcher, and investigator whose concepts include ephemeral cinema, mediamystics, subterranean science, erotic psyche, poetic accidents, and cinema povera. Eros has exhibited at 2004 Whitney Biennial and The American Century at The Whitney, The New York Film Festival, London Film Festival, MoMA, Pacific Film Archives, Warhol Museum, Exit Art, Orchard Gallery, Issue Project Room, Diapason, Arsenal in Berlin, Lightcone in Paris, and Image Forum in Tokyo. He frequently works with the New York Filmmakers' Cooperative and Anthology Film Archives and directs the Roberta Beck Mercurial Cinema.
Media Programs at The Kitchen are made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.