'Sonic Court' with Matt Mottel & The Rolling Audio Circus

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'Sonic Court' with Matt Mottel & The Rolling Audio Circus

  • Saturday
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    5:00pm to 7:00pm
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    Basketball Court

durational sonic events will occur on the fields fest basketball court at specific intervals during the festival . Rolling speaker's will create doplar rotational audio elastic experience . Particpation of both musicians at festival and audience members encouraged with instruments and wheels, composition instructions forthcoming . ARTIST STATEMENT Matthew Mottel, is an artist and performer who has worked extensively in the International Arts Community since 1999. He has an interest in the transformation of public space towards a more creative and co-habitable place for artists and the public to interact. He co-founded his performance duo Talibam! with Kevin Shea in 2003. They have released 26 albums and completed over 20 international tours. He has also performed in collective ensembles; CSC Funk Band, Alien Whale, Nymph, and is a band-leader in his own unit Platinum Vision. He has collaborated with his father, photographer Syeus Mottel, choreographer Karole Armitage, Fluxist artist Yasunao Tone, Instrument inventor Cooper-Moore, Visual Artist Peter Coffin and many others. He was an Artist In Residence At Issue Project Room in 2010, an LMCC Swing Space Recipient in 2011 and continues to expand his practice searching for both unique opportunities and collaborations. He has performed at such acclaimed venues as MoMa, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Victoria & Albert Museum London, The Kitchen NYC, All Tomorrow's Parties Festival and more