CURRENTS NEW MEDIA 2020

August 21-30, 2020

Multimedia Performances

Hydra Sonic-visual artist, David Stout and percussionist-composer, Amy Knoles, premiere an evening of atmospheric electronics, melodic grooves and scintillating cinematic imagery.

Saturday, August 22 | 6 and 10pm @ El Museo Cultural

SPIEL | performance for prepared mouth a popup performance by Peter van Haaften in collaboration with Michael Montanaro | performed by Nien Tzu While absorbed in conversation you notice a stranger approaching. With a curious instrument affixed to their face the visitor leans in, and listens. The mouth opens, patterns of rhythm and sound emanate from within: voices recognizable as your own.

Friday and Saturday, August 21-22 | popup happening periodically between 6:30pm and Midnight @ El Museo Cultural

¡PORTATE BIEN! a popup performed by Andrea Pensado The piece explores emotional terrains which keep revealing new unexpected outcomes, both hilarious and scary, in each performance

Friday and Saturday, August 21-22 | popup happening periodically between 6:30pm and Midnight @ El Museo Cultural

River a popup created and performed by Yiyao Nie The performance tells a story about a river. River knows this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.

Friday and Saturday, August 21-22 | popup happening periodically between 6:30pm and Midnight @ El Museo Cultural

{ remnants } of a { ritual } installation by Zoe Sandoval and Matthew Ragan Throughout opening weekend, Zoe will perform a series of alchemical rituals to maintain and curate the installation. These will be enacted at the beginning and end of each day the exhibition is open.

See the event page for listing of times for this performance @ El Museo Cultural