Inward Towards The Center
New York based instrument builder, producer and DJ, Antenes is premiering a hybrid set guided by this question; "if a sound is healing you, can it serve the purpose of healing others?”. The gallery set is focusing on sounds recorded inside Bell Labs Anechoic Chamber that incorporate her own processed binaural recordings, designed to be heard outside of the headphones-only experience. Her records are published on Silent Season, The Bunker New York, L.I.E.S with an upcoming release on Eaux, curated by Rrose. She was commissioned by Moog Music to perform a durational piece at their annual MoogFest. The modular synth documentary film I Dream of Wires, features her custom synth work. She also leads hands-on DIY synth workshops, having recently lectured at CalArts, Oberlin and Women’s Synth Workshop at the Kitchen NYC. As a DJ she has played at De School Amsterdam, Tresor Berlin, Corsica Studios London, Rural Festival Japan and more. Antenes has held residencies for electronic art and music at WORM (Rotterdam), ISSUE Project Room, NOKIA Bell Labs and Harvestworks.
Music for Modular Synthesizer, Dim Lamp and One Developing Melody
Qasim Ali Naqvi is a Pakistani- American artist perhaps best known as the drummer of Dawn of Midi. Outside of D.O.M., he is a composer and an electronic musician. His chamber and orchestral music has been commissioned and performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra, Stargaze, The London Contemporary Orchestra, Jennifer Koh, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra (MusicNOW season), yMusic and others. His sound installation work has most notably been shown at the Guggenheim Museum, documenta 13 / 14, the Tate Britain and MOMA PS. 1. He has released albums on New Amsterdam, NNA Tapes and Erased Tapes Records.
Radial is a project from Kamran Sadeghi and Julia Govor dedicated to the power for music to defy language barriers and geographical borders by generating pure energy. Music’s underlying and often understated quality is its ability to create a physical sensation. It is an inspiring time to generate pure sensation that can be translated to our daily lives.
Friday, July 9