Watch Vito Acconci on Art Talk! on VBS.TV – http://www.vbs.tv/video.php?id=10379975001 As you know Vito first gained recognition as a New York City poet who edited the journal 0 TO 9 with Bernadette Mayer in the 60s. He quickly moved on to performance and video-based art, culminating with his 1971 installation Seedbed where Acconci whispered sweet nothings into a … Continue reading
the NoLA Rising Exhibit is only open until 8PM tonight at IRT (154 Christopher #3B) – it is an awesome installation/exhibit that totally transforms the IRT space into an immersive multimedia street art exhibit: More pictures ON FACEBOOK.
A few months ago I read a story at my friend Rachel’s reading series. Those of you who have known me for awhile are familiar with my sordid past as a writer/performer specializing in picaresque tales of sexual and romantic misadventure. That was before I got all highbrow. Every once in awhile someone coaxes me … Continue reading
Oh it just might be a whole new era!
Well looky here, we found a teaser for the play we’re seeing this weekend, Penetrator, up on YouTube. It’s a fairly compelling, if graphic, bit of marketing. So, what are your thoughts on using sites like YouTube to promote theater and performance? Does it have an impact in increasing recognition for the show, and thereby … Continue reading
Check out this excerpt from Tim Miller’s 1001 beds as performed at PS122 on YouTube: