New York Premiere
October 28 - November 15, 2009
Shows begin on the hour and half hour; approx. running time 20 minutes; space is limited to 30 people at a time.
3 Legged Dog (3LD) Art & Technology Center
80 Greenwich Street, Lower Manhattan
Directions: Go to Google Map
$5 Wed, Thur, Sun
$10 Fri, Sat
ZEE is a rigorous mindscape; a hallucinatory architecture of pure light; a dream machine.
space is filled with a dense, odorless fog that completely obscures the
walls, floor and ceiling. Individuals freely roam this environment,
safely guided by ropes, while flickering light filters through the haze,
inducing hallucinations and sensory distortions within each viewer. An
ambient soundscape intensifies this full-immersion experience, shifting
dynamically according to changes in the color, frequency and intensity of the lights....
Hentschläger, a Chicago-based Austrian artist, was last in NYC as one half of
the Austrian duo Granular Synthesis with the spectacular video and sound
environment "NoiseGate" in 2000, part of Creative Time's "Art in the
More info: www.kurthentschlager.com
ZEE is the inaugural event of FuturePerfect, a new initiative that researches and presents hybrid performance practices, media forms, and artistic ideas that continue to emerge as computer technologies and electronic networks mature and become inseparable from contemporary culture. In particular focus is the future of live performance and related visual culture. FuturePerfect 2011, a performance festival and exhibition, is slated for New York City during Spring 2011. Wayne Ashley is FuturePerfect's founding artistic director, the former Director of Arts in Multimedia at Brooklyn Academy of Music, BAM.
Presented by FuturePerfect in association with Performance Space 122
Produced by FuturePerfect and 3LD Art & Technology Center
Panel Discussion: Performance, Installation and Immersion
Sunday, October 25, 2009
1:30pm – 3:30pm
CPR (Center for Performance Research)
361 Manhattan Avenue, Unit 1
Williamsburg, Brooklynmore info: www.cprnyc.org