received it today so i pass on in case anyone's interested.
From: misanthropy <misant@...>
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Artcite Inc. Presents:
John Duncan (Udine, italy)
Artist's lecture: March 30, 2000, 7:30 pm @ ARTCITE INC.
Experimental audio performance: Saturday April 1, 8:30 pm @
Capitol Theatre & Arts Centre, 121 University W., Windsor, ON
Artcite Inc., Windsor's artist-run centre for the contemporary arts,
pleased to present a guest artist lecture, workshop and rare live
performance by internationally acclaimed experimental audio, video and
performance artist, John Duncan. Duncan's visit is the final
in the 1999-2000 "Visitors in the Arts" Lecture Series, a cooperative
project of Artcite Inc., the Art Gallery of Windsor, Common Ground,
House of Toast Film & Video Collective, and the Windsor Printmakers
Currently residing in Udine, Italy, John Duncan is a master of
creating minimal soundscapes and harshly intriguing collages of noise
visuals. He has been creating sound, video, installation and
art projects since the 70s and has collaborated with diverse artists
the Hafler Trio to Elliott Sharp and Max Springer. Duncan's audio
have been described as "painfully beautiful in their simplicity while
others border on the absurd in their extremism". Contemporary music
have the highest opinion of Duncan: indie music legend Jim O'Rourke
cited some of Duncan's recordings among his absolute favorites.
Duncan's installations, videos, audio and performance artworks have
presented internationally, most recently at the Museum of Contemporary
in Los Angeles, at 20,000 Volts Performance Art Festival in Tokyo and
the Museum of Pathological Diseases in Vienna.
John Duncan will present a slide lecture on his long and varied art
at Artcite Inc., Thursday, March, 30, 2000 at 7:30 pm (109 University
Avenue West, Windsor).
Additional attraction: Saturday, April 1, 2000, 8:30 pm at the Capitol
Theatre and Arts Centre: Artcite Inc.., in conjunction with Detroit's
Misanthropy and the Detroit Contemporary Gallery, is pleased to
present "INSIDE", a new audio work performed live by John Duncan. This
John Duncan's only North American appearance.
For further information, directions, or lodging info please contact:
Artcite @ (519) 977-6564, e-mail: artcite@...
or Misanthropy: misant@...
Artcite is located at 109 University West, Windsor, ON (corner of
University W. and Pelissier)
Artcite is supported by its members and volunteers and by the Canada
Council , the Ontario Arts Council, the Ontario Lottery Corporation
City of Windsor. VITA series presented with generous support of the
Council's Initiatives in Contemporary Art and Architecture Program.
PLEASE PASS THIS INFORMATION ON TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES
thank you very much
Dave & Greg
MISANTHROPY 961/The Hearing Trumpet--p.o.box 23093--detroit, mi 48223
- Hellojust saw it in the alt.noise & i pass on for all those interested in THE Master's performances!bestNicolasFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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