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PROGRAMMING: Mega Sonic Jingle by Maria Hupfield

Mega Sonic Jingle: Maria Hupfieldas part of the exhibition “Everyonce” curated by Mitchell Akiyama13 – 27 July, 2019Reception: Friday, July 26 6-8PMTrinity Square Video

Maria Hupfield will introduce workshop participants to the tin jingle as used on Anishinaabe Womxn’s jingle dresses in order to imagine new, listening bodies informed by pow wow dance, improvised movement and experimental sound. The recordings will be presented …

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PROGRAMMING: Street Hassle by Syrus Marcus Ware and Ultra-red

STREET HASSLESyrus Marcus Ware and Ultra-redas part of the exhibition Everyonce curated by Mitchell Akiyama

29 June – 12 July 2019Opening Reception: Saturday, June 29 6–8PM

“This moment: it is unlike any other moment in time. How can we understand what it offers so that we can make the best use of it? How have people used moments in the past to …

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EveryonceMitchell Akiyama

14 June – 27 July 2019Opening Reception: Friday June 14, 6-8PM

With workshops, performances, and commissioned texts by Maria Hupfield, Dont Rhine, Syrus Marcus Ware, Raven Chacon, Lilian Radovac, and Jonathan Sterne.

In the 1970s, Canadian composer, R. Murray Schafer, coined the term “schizophonia” to describe the separation of sounds from their sources. Schafer worried that technological means of …

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PROGRAMMING: Sound Gathering Workshop with Mitchell Akiyama and Brady Peters

Sound Gathering Workshop with Mitchell Akiyama and Brady PetersSunday June 9, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmThe Bentway 

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On June 9 at 1pm, join The Bentway’s Artists in Residence – Mitchell Akiyama and Brady Peters – for a Sound Gathering Workshop.

Participants will learn about sound recording in the field, the role that architecture and infrastructure have on acoustics, and will be asked …

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