emus presents, Sunday May 27, 2018 12-8 PM

emus presents is a full-day exploratory sound-based event presenting a hand-picked selection of performances, workshops and sound-work installations from across the local scene.

Featuring:

Toydeath
Nicola Morton – Liliana Occhiuto – Ailsa Liu
Jon Hunter
Splinter Orchestra
Sonya Holowell
Score Club
Jim Denley – Amanda Stewart
Danny Wild
Annie Mckinnon
Peter Blamey

Sunday, May 27, 2018
12:00 PM 8:00 PM
East Sydney Community and Arts Centre 34 Burton Street Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010 Australia
$20

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The NOW now festival exhibition, 19-22 Jan

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The NOW now 2017
The 16th annual festival of improvised, spontaneous and experimental music features a remarkable national and international line up of creative humans. Over four nights (and a few days) in Redfern, musicians, dancers, sound artists, and other inspired creative do-ers will make their mark on our lives, one set at a time.

Installations by
Alexandra Spence
Mimi Kind
Peter Blamey
Bronwen Williams and Karam Hussein
Cor Fuhler

Upstairs Gallery
107 Projects
19-22 January
Open from 5:00pm-10:00pm

Avantwhatever Festival, 13-17 July

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Avantwhatever Festival is a five day showcase of contemporary experimental music at Triple R FM’s Performance Space in Brunswick, Melbourne from July 13-17 this year, featuring:

Robin Fox
Joel Stern
Rosalind Hall
Gabi Losoncy (US)
Thembi Soddell
Half High
Martin Kay
Jason Lescalleet (US)
Peter Blamey
Smash Tennis
Carolyn Connors
Anthony Magen
Manfred Werder (CH)
Arek Gulbenkoglu
Simon Charles
Shani Mohini-Holmes
Jim Denley

Visit Avantwhatever for details

Cementa 13, 1-4 February, Kandos NSW

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A celebration of contemporary art set within the rural industrial history of Kandos NSW

Cementa_13 is a biennial contemporary arts festival taking place in the post-industrial town of Kandos NSW. Over forty artists will exhibit video, installation, sound, 2d and 3d artworks in venues and locations across the town. Venues will include shop fronts, vacant lots, a disused school, scout hall, local pub, the local museum, golf-course, people’s homes, the surrounding bushlands, etc. The work will address the identity, history, and current social, environmental and economic context of the town. Both walking and cycling tours will be given every day of the festival, introducing audiences to the town, along a route that will incorporate all of the major exhibitions, emphasizing environmentally sound modes of transport. In addition, there will be specialised tours including an edible weed tour of the surrounding country, a bicycle tour by ARTcycle inc. of local bushland, an escarpment hike and a winery tour.

40+ artists over 4 days

Warren Armstrong – Alison Clouston and Boyd – Lisa Andrew – Cigdem Aydemir – Connie Anthes – Liam Benson and the Motel Sisters – Peter Blamey – Diego Bonetto – Linden Braye – Sarah Breen Lovett – Darryl Brown – Jenny Brown & Dan Kojta – Kat Brown – Mark Brown – David Capra – Collective Monochrome – Fiona Davies – Ben Denham – John A. Douglas – Jacqueline Drinkall – Gilbert Grace – Paul Greedy – Sarah Goffman – Virginia Hilyard – David Haines & Joyce Hinterding – Amanda Hills – Hobart Hughes – Robin Hungerford – Tom Isaacs – Bronia Iwanzcak – Fiona Kemp – Zio Ledeux – Ruark Lewis – Francesca Mataraga – Fiona MacDonald – Peter McGuiness – Kate Mackay – Christine McMillan – Ian Millis – Ro Murray – Sarah Nolan – Lena Obergfell – Vaughan O’Connor – Vincent O’Connor – Vienna Parreno – Sue Pedley – Madeleine Preston – Margaret Roberts – Bill Seeto – Kurt Sorensen – Phil Spark, Josephine Starrs and Leon Cmielewski – Dan Stocks – The Stoked – George Tillianakis – Pia Van Gelder – Leanne Wicks – Susannah Williams – Peter Williamson

NOWnow Festival, 9-13 January


The 12th annual NOWnow festival of exploratory music is happening January 9th-13th, 2013.

Running over five massive days, the festival presents music, sound and art without borders. Featuring a huge array of local, interstate, and international artists, expect an enormous presentation of exploratory/spontaneous/experimental/improvised/outsider/other music.

THURSDAY 10th JANUARY
THE RED RATTLER
6 Faversham St Marrickville
Doors open @ 6

6:30pm
SHOEB AHMAD (guitar & electronics) *Canberra*
PHILLIP PETIT (turntables) *France*

7:15pm
3 LANES *Melbourne*
Andrea Keller (piano)
Genevieve Lacy (recorders)
Joe Talia (revox & percussion)

8pm
PASSENGER OF SHIT (shitcore)

9pm
MAYU KANAMORI (photography & projections)
SATSUKI ODAMURA (koto & bass koto)

9:45pm
CRYS COLE (electronics) *Canada*
GOH LEE KWANG (electronics) *Malaysia*
JEREMY TATAR (flutes)
JOHN WILTON (drums & percussion)

10:30pm
PETER BLAMEY (guitar & electronics)

THE NOW now GROUP SHOW opens Monday 16th January

THE NOW now GROUP SHOW
16th January – 22nd January

@ Hardware Gallery
263 Enmore Road
Enmore

Featuring Sound Focused Art and Installations from:

SEAN O’CONNELL
DAVID HAINES & JOYCE HINTERDING
ROD COOPER *Melbourne*
DALE GORFINKEL *Melbourne*
PETER BLAMEY
EMILY MORANDINI

Monday 16th January
OPENING NIGHT

Performances by:

DAVID HAINES & JOYCE HINTERDING
ORSOLA & CHARLES (Pump Organ)
ROD COOPER (Vessel) *Melbourne* &
VIJAY THILLAMUTHU (Electronics) *Melbourne*