VOLUME is curating two days of sound performances on July 31 and August 1 as part of the PERFORM! NOW! Festival.
Chinatown will play host to the second annual PERFORM! NOW! Festival. Upwards of 40 performances will take place inside and outside an array of Chinatown venues. The programming allows for appropriate focus, time, context and space for uninterrupted engagement with large audiences, and provides the best possible arena for each performance.
Saturday, July 31, 7-10pm
VOLUME will present a rare 3-hour performance by acclaimed Los Angeles artist Steve Roden. Steve Roden is a visual and sound artist from Los Angeles. His work includes painting, drawing, sculpture, film/video, sound installation, and performance. Roden has performed his soundworks at various arts spaces and experimental music festivals worldwide including the Serpentine Gallery London, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, The DCA Dundee Scotland, as well as performance tours of Brazil and Japan. He has also released over 20 cds of audio works on labels worldwide.
Sunday, August 1, 2-7pm
VOLUME will present series of very intimate headphone performances by a diverse and unprecedented selection of artists including Jen Boyd, Julia Holter, Kadet Kuhne, Marc Manning, Adam Overton, Akira Rabelais, Shuttle358, Mark So, Sublamp, Mark Trayle, Justin Varis, and Sander Roscoe Wolff.
2:00 Julia Holter
2:30 Mark Trayle
3:00 Sander Roscoe Wolff
3:30 Jen Boyd
4:00 Mark So
5:00 Marc Manning
5:30 Justin Varis
6:00 Adam Overton
7:00 Akira Rabelais
7:30 Kadet Kuhne
Schedule and venue subject to change
Visit performnow.tumblr.com for more information.