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The School For Temporary Liveness Presents STUDY HALL Photo The School For Temporary Liveness Presents STUDY HALL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

The School for Temporary Liveness, presents Study Hall which will run September 25-29, 2019 at the Philadelphia Art Alliance at University of the Arts, 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA. This is one of the projects that marks the Art Alliance at University of the Arts' programmatic debut.

The School For Temporary Liveness Presents THE CLASSROOM Photo The School For Temporary Liveness Presents THE CLASSROOM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2019

The School for Temporary Liveness, presents The Classroom, which will run September 25-October 1, 2019 at the Philadelphia Art Alliance at University of the Arts, 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA. This is one of the projects that marks the Art Alliance at University of the Arts' programmatic debut. The Classroom is FREE and open to the public. Registration is now available at temporaryliveness.org.

ACEPHALOUS MONSTER Will Get UK Premiere Tour Photo ACEPHALOUS MONSTER Will Get UK Premiere Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2019

Provocatively extreme performance artist Ron Athey comes to the UK for the first time since 2014 for the British premieres of his new show Acephalous Monster. As well as performances in Glasgow, London, Manchester, Leeds, Cambridge, Norwich and Colchester he will be giving lectures at Glasgow University and London's Queen Mary University and running workshops at Toynbee Studios in London.

University Of The Arts School Of Dance Presents THE SCHOOL FOR TEMOPORARY LIVENESS Photo University Of The Arts School Of Dance Presents THE SCHOOL FOR TEMOPORARY LIVENESS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2019

University of the Arts School of Dance presents The School for Temporary Liveness, featuring a new commission by Isabel Lewis and a live performance album from nora chipaumire, September 25-October 2, 2019 at the Philadelphia Art Alliance at University of the Arts, 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA. This project marks the Art Alliance at University of the Arts' programmatic debut. The events are FREE and open to the public. Advance registration for programs will be available at www.temporaryliveness.org in mid-August.

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2019

A WORLD IN TRANCE Returns for 5th Annual Performance Photo A WORLD IN TRANCE Returns for 5th Annual Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

A World in Trance, now in its fifth edition, has been host to some of the world's most captivating music, bringing people together in search of enlightenment and spirituality. This year's festival continues with the intoxicating sounds of Bachir Attar and Mustapha Attar of the legendary Master Musicians of Jajouka in a riveting meeting with American musicians Ned Rothenberg, Arrington de Dionyso and Ben Bennett. Inspired by the electrifying sounds of the Master Musicians, this ensemble of musicians from both sides of the Atlantic ‚Äď Morocco and the US - explore the potential for sound to trigger a state of ecstasy.

Robert Browning Associates Host 5th Annual A WORLD IN TRANCE Photo Robert Browning Associates Host 5th Annual A WORLD IN TRANCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2019

A World in Trance, now in its fifth edition, has been host to some of the world's most captivating music, bringing people together in search of enlightenment and spirituality. This year's festival features virtuoso guitarist Derek Gripper, who masterfully interprets the hypnotic sounds of the West African kora (21-string harp-lute) on solo guitar (Mar 23); the intoxicating sounds of Bachir Attar and Mustapha Attar of the Master Musicians of Jajouka in a riveting meeting with American musicians Ned Rothenberg, Arrington de Dionysio and Ben Bennett (Mar 30); the classical music of India with Jayanthi Kumaresh, one of the world's leading veena (lute) players, accompanied by percussionists Jayachandra Rao and Pramath Kiran (Apr 12); and ecstatic interpretations of Sufi qawwaliwith Pakistan's Hamza Akram Qawwal & Brothers (Apr 13).

Robert Browning Associates Presents Celebrating 42 Years Of Presenting World Music In Photo Robert Browning Associates Presents Celebrating 42 Years Of Presenting World Music In New York
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

A World in Trance, now in its fifth edition, has been host to some of the world's most captivating music, bringing people together in search of enlightenment and spirituality. This year's festival features virtuoso guitarist Derek Gripper, who masterfully interprets the hypnotic sounds of the West African kora (21-string harp-lute) on solo guitar (Mar 23); the intoxicating sounds of Bachir Attar and Mustapha Attar of the Master Musicians of Jajouka in a riveting meeting with American musicians Ned Rothenberg, Arrington de Dionysio and Ben Bennett (Mar 30); the classical music of India with Jayanthi Kumaresh, one of the world's leading veena (lute) players, accompanied by percussionists K U Jayachandra Rao and Pramath Kira (Apr 12); and ecstatic interpretations of Sufi qawwali with Pakistan's Hamza Akram Qawwal & Brothers (Apr 13).

WSB 100 to Celebrate William S. Burroughs at Incubator Arts Project, 4/22-27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2014

As announced last week, Incubator Arts Project is closing its doors. Before the organization leaves St. Mark's, the group is presenting WSB 100 by William S Burroughs as part of its final lineup of artists.

Burrough Festival WSB100 Set for Incubator Arts Project this April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

WSB100 is a celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of America's preeminent avant garde literary iconoclast: William S. Burroughs, writer of Naked Lunch, Queer, Junky, and many other experimental works of great American literature. Provocative, disturbing, and exciting as the artist himself, WSB100 and Incubator Arts hosts a series of original world premiere performances in honor of the legendary mindbending troublemaker himself.

First Run Features Announces THE BEAT HOTEL 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

First Run Features announces the theatrical premiere of The Beat Hotel, opening at New York's Cinema Village on March 30, 2012.

First Run Features Announces THE BEAT HOTEL 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2012

First Run Features announces the theatrical premiere of The Beat Hotel, opening at New York's Cinema Village on March 30, 2012.

ACA Galleries Host Fragments Modern and Contemporary Collage
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2011

ACA Galleries' exhibition of 20th and 21st century collage, Fragments 1915-2011: Modern and Contemporary Collage, reveals the scope and depth of a medium sometimes overlooked but currently gaining notice among scholars and cultural tastemakers.

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern & Contemporary Collage Artist Talk Held Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2011

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern and Contemporary Collage Artist Talk and Reception held Thursday, May 26, 6 to 8 p.m.

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern & Contemporary Collage Artist Talk Held 5/26
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2011

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern and Contemporary Collage Artist Talk and Reception held Thursday, May 26, 6 to 8 p.m.

ACA Galleries Host Fragments Modern and Contemporary Collage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2011

ACA Galleries' exhibition of 20th and 21st century collage, Fragments 1915-2011: Modern and Contemporary Collage, reveals the scope and depth of a medium sometimes overlooked but currently gaining notice among scholars and cultural tastemakers.

MoMA Appoints Laura Hoptman as Curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2010

Laura Hoptman has been appointed Curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture at The Museum of Modern Art, it was announced today by MoMA Director Glenn D. Lowry.

MoMA Appoints Laura Hoptman as Curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2010

Laura Hoptman has been appointed Curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture at The Museum of Modern Art, it was announced today by MoMA Director Glenn D. Lowry.

The New Museum Presents Brion Gysin: Dream Machine, Opens 7/7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2010

The New Museum will present 'Brion Gysin: Dream Machine,' the first US retrospective of the work of the painter, performer, poet, and writer Brion Gysin (born 1916, Taplow, UK - died 1986, Paris).

The New Museum Presents Brion Gysin: Dream Machine, Opens 7/7
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2010

The New Museum will present 'Brion Gysin: Dream Machine,' the first US retrospective of the work of the painter, performer, poet, and writer Brion Gysin (born 1916, Taplow, UK - died 1986, Paris).