Ways of Worldmaking is the first comprehensive monograph on British experimental filmmaker Ben Rivers. Often following people who have in some way separated themselves from society, the raw film footage provides Rivers with a starting point for creating oblique narratives imagining alternative existences in marginal worlds.
This book has been designed by åbäke and published by Mousse Publishing in collaboration with Camden Arts Centre, Kunstverein in Hamburg, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago and La Triennale di Milano.
Everyone’s favourite early morning ravers are taking it to the next level!
A few years ago people would struggle to say ‘early morning sober raves’ with a straight face. Now it doesn’t matter what their reaction is. Morning Gloryville are intent on taking their work worldwide, taking magic and healing experiences to the next level.
Taking a concept usually associated with school events and School of Rock and applying it to new art music, renegade contemporary classical promoters Nonclassical host the latest edition of their Battle of the Bands – and they’re taking applications to participate.
To apply to take part, check out the link below and fill out the form therein. Selected applicants will perform at the event on 11 January.
There will be prizes: first prize includes a bottle of Champagne and a track on the next Nonclassical compilation, plus extra goodies for runners up.
Becoming Shades is a show that takes the audience on a journey through the dark heart of the Vaults in Waterloo. The long tunnel of the cavern is transformed into Hades. Performers appear from in front of you, behind you and from up above you. There are no seats, everyone makes their own journey and the action takes place all around. The score has been composed specifically for the show and is performed live.
Racism and fascism didn’t just magically appear on the 23rd of June. For all the European citizens who no longer feel welcome, there are millions of other citizens who were never welcome. Austerity, colonialism and patriarchy have been hardening our bodies for a long time.
An old water tank has been cut open and drained, giving Lewisham a brand new performance space (replete with a nice cafe), Silver Road – a vital addition to London's musical landscape. They opened in late October, and will soon be announcing their programme for the coming months. Stay up-to-date via their Facebook and website.
Thee Temple ov Psychick Youth has been convened in order to act as a catalyst and focus for the Individual development off all those who wish to reach inwards and strike out. Maybe you are already one of these, already feeling different, dissatisfied, separate from the mass around you, instinctive and alert? You are already one of us.