pyramid³

pyramid³

By: Laila Alamiri & Brittany Hulsey To commemorate the fiber arts community at Black Mountain College we are creating a spacial installation where guests can hand stitch onto stretched fabric.  Costumes, drumming, and a projection will help create the...
Absolute Relativity

Absolute Relativity

By:  Amy Dowling, choreography; Susan Brown-Strauss costumer; Frank Brannon papermaking, dancers: Amanda Glover and Whitney Hinson, makeup: Jenna Ostapovich Inspired by the modern dance heritage of Merce Cunningham, and the element of chance composition by John Cage,...
Artifact

Artifact

By: Rae Whitlock Artifact seeks to evaluate and document the existence of the elusive states of darkness and silence through a series of recordings and video works. Pulling from the essays of John Cage and sound works of Alvin Lucier, as well as contemporary forms of...
Beat Glam

Beat Glam

By: Jim MacKenzie Imagine if Jack Kerouac lived past 1969 and became a Glam Rock Poet in the early 1970s, a la David Bowie. Participants in my piece will find a beatnik room with typewriter and glam rock Karaoke. There will be prompts to guide them in creating their...
Directional, Dimensional

Directional, Dimensional

By: Amelia Smith (choreography), Steve Lansford (music, visuals), Peter Kusek (audio-visuals) Directional, Dimensional is a multimedia performance piece that plays out in both virtual and real time. Using a combination of music, video, and movement, the performers...
Doubly Reflexive Generative Sound

Doubly Reflexive Generative Sound

By:  Richard Brewster The installation presents the sound of a complex interaction between electronic circuits designed and built by Richard Brewster.  The first reflexivity is among these circuits, energized by electricity.  The second reflexivity is provided by...