Exchange Rate: 2008: Book Launch & Performances
May 15, 7pm
In conjunction with the Austin launch of Elana Mann's Exchange Rate: 2008,
...might be good's own Claire Ruud will give a brief talk based on “A Grocery List of Liberal Public Feelings,” her essay for the catalogue on performance art and the 2008 presidential election. Embodying parts of that grocery list, performances by Christeene (aka Paul Soileau) and Gretchen Phillips will bookend the evening.
Artist Talk: Lisi Raskin
May 21, 5:30-9pm
Lisi Raskin gives talk in conjunction with her WorkSpace exhibition Armada.
Illuminating Art : The Light Collective + Otis Under Sky
May 9, 8-11pm
The Light Collective is an interactive, multi-media collaboration, physically manifested through a light sculpture that uses fiber optic strands, LEDs, globes and electroluminescent wire that can be manipulated through a series of interactive modules including motion detection, a web interface and an on site computer. The sculpture is an universal expression of collective positive energy generated by participants.
Claude van Lingen: 1000 Years from Now
May 16, 7-11pm
Claude van Lingen’s 1000 Years from Now, an installation and collaborative performance, is an incarnation of the artist's 1000 Years from Now broadcast TV images, which will be projected onto the gallery wall and a number of narrow panels on which images from print media have been collaged. These panels will be flanked by slivers of mirror and blank strips. Meanwhile, lists comprised of names of the more than 4000 casualties of the Iraq War will be displayed on the wall opposite this installation. A blank space is to be left within the lists where Claude and other viewers may write the names of some of the casualties.
Dream Machine Mixer
March 27, 7-11pm
Admission: $5 General Admission
The Dream Machine is an interactive musical experience created by 4MS Pedals and Jeannot Quenson. Using a semi-circle of eight speakers, real time programming, a flashing LED rod and the world's most complex sequencer, the performers and audience will create a collaborative original composition.