Alejandra & Aeron 'film, sound & image' EVENT
- Alejandra & Aeron 'film, sound & image' EVENT
The Changing Room,
Unit 35, The Crawford Arcade,
King Street, Stirling, FK8 1AX
Tel / Fax : +44 (0) 1786 479361
email : info@c...
On the evening of Thursday 6th December, as part of '(re)visionland',
an exhibition by Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas (Lucky Kitchen),
the artists will present the first of two evenings of 'film, sound and
image' (the second being on the evening of Thursday 13th December,
presented by the curators of the exhibition Diskono; "troublesome
stuff in bright colours". Full program to follow.)
The event on 6th December will start at 6.30pm and finish at
8.30pm.Admission is FREE. Refreshments will be provided.
Program as follows (final running order to be decided)
Alejandra & Aeron will present a performance based on their Lucky
Kitchen CD release "The Tale of Pip"
FILM & image
Short video pieces from the following artists based on landscape
Peter Campus (New York)
Working in the early 1970's with Nam June Paik and Bill Viola, Peter
Campus has long been recognized as a pioneer of video art. Currently
in the chair of the New Media department of New York University, his
work is also showing at The Whitney Museum of American Art.
Karl Erikson (Los Angeles)
Editor in chief of Cakewalk Magazine and writer for the New Art
Examiner, Karl is on an MFA at the California Art Institute and
showing in various art galleries. http://www.cakewalkmag.com/
Kenny Schachter (New York)
Curator and artist, since the early 1980's well know for
his "Guerilla" style exhibitions, such as recent 'How Much? A History
of Young British Art' at the International 3 Gallery in Manchester.
He is currently showing at the Sandra Gering Gallery in New York.
Susana Salinas (Toronto)
A Spanish artist working in Toronto, making installations and video
works, which have been shown in The Netherlands, USA and Canada
Anna Wilms (Berlin)
Anna makes 16mm, Super-8 and videos which have shown in Germany,
Poland & Belgium.
SOUND (listening presentation)
Presented by the artists, selections of landscape sounds from up and
coming Lucky Kitchen (record label of the artists) releases by:
Toshiya Tsunoda - A Japanese artist who makes beautiful vibrations
using contact microphones in the Japanese landscape. He has run
the 'Wrk' label with Minoru Sato since 1994.
Aerospace Soundwise - A Chicago based artist. Selections from his
diary of his last 10 years in the windy city. He plays with TV POW
and has had work released on Box Media, Staalplaat, Diskono amongst
Steven Vitiello - from New York. Working on a birdcage sound piece
for Lucky Kitchen, tonight Alejandra & Aeron will present some of his
sounds shown at the D.I.A. Center for Arts, Whitney Museum and others.
For further information please contact:
The Changing Room, 35 The Arcade, King Street,
Stirling, FK8 1AX Tel / Fax :
+44 (0) 1786 479361. email :
Lucky Kitchen: http://www.luckykitchen.com
Alejandra & Aeron
ARS Electronica Prize Winnners in 2001 (for digital music), Alejandra
& Aeron have exhibited and performed internationally, releasing sound
works on their own Lucky Kitchen label as well as record labels such
as Fat Cat (UK), Tomlab (Germany), Goodiepal (Denmark), Diskono (UK)
as well as contributing to over 35 compilations. In addition to a
regular recording schedule, and film soundtrack work, their
installation "Bells Intervals" rang from the belltower of the Ex
Teresa Contemporary Art Museum in Mexico City this past July. Their
sound work entitled "Pueblos Asolados, Underwater Villages" in
the "Listening Pod" has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in
Luxembourg, Centre Georges Pompidou and is currently exhibiting at
the Museum of Modern Art in Luxembourg.
'(re)visionland' is curated by Scottish artists collective Diskono,
long time collaborators with Alejandra & Aeron and funded by the
Scottish Arts Council through 'International Projects in Scotland'
"Alejandra and Aeron conjure a world that truly has to be seen--and
heard--to be believed." Philip Sherburne XL8R