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This bill brings together artists forming new performative personae, each from their own radically different place on the musical spectrum. Sophia Cleary and Samara Davis created Penis, a feminist punk band committed to transformation, remaking value systems, and vulnerability. Champagne Jerry is the hip-hop project of Neal Medlyn that seeks to “continuously create and provide the most significant moments in everyone's lives.” Swedish electronica artist Tami Tamaki crafts sweeping, shimmery dance tracks that combines soft-focus romance with frank sexuality. Organized by Matthew Lyons.
December 16, 8pm
Music programs at The Kitchen are made possible with endowment support from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, annual grants from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, and The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Additional funding for this program provided by the Women & Performance Public Programs fund and The Swedish Arts Grants Committee.
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Through your support this season, so many artists at The Kitchen have created and presented incredible artwork, both making history and forging new connections with it: from the warped video of Meriem Bennani to the cavernous sound of Camae Ayewa/Moor Mother and Catherine Lamb, and from the l...Read On
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May 04 2018
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