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Material Sound touring exhibition begins! First stop: Taree

Material Sound is a multi-form exhibition that draws together six art practitioners and collaborative groups, each creating an experience of sound within installations constructed from everyday materials. Handmade instruments and electronics, recycled components, outmoded technologies, fake technologies, imagined sounds, and silences are brought together to challenge the way we think about materiality in a cumulative sound experience.

Material Sound features work by artists Vicky Browne, Pia van Gelder, Caitlin Franzmann, Peter Blamey, Vincent & Vaughan O’Connor and Ross Manning, whose works and practices investigate sound and materials within art and performance. These artists are at the forefront of an international interest in the material qualities of sound and its modes of generation. In Australia, this interest particularly addresses the ecological consequences of the materials we so readily consume and discard.

Manning Regional Art Gallery
12 Macquarie Street, Taree, NSW 2430
September – 8 November
Open Tuesday to Saturday – 10am to 5pm

A Murray Art Museum Albury exhibition, curated by Caleb Kelly and presented nationally by Museums & Galleries of NSW. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

Hard Hat on MIUC Online, Tues 29th Sept

The Make it up Club has been presenting weekly curated experimental, improvised, and avant-garde music and sound happenings in Melbourne since 1998. In 2020 we will go online until our community is healthy and safe enough to be out in the world making art and listening together.

THIS WEEK:

Valerio Tricoli (IT/DE)

Hard Hat – Kusum Normoyle/Peter Blamey

Audrey Chen (US/DE)

Brown Piss – Jason Hodges (US)


September 29, 8:00 PM
MIUC Online Concert #28

Tune in every Tuesday evening at 8pm AEST for a curated YouTube concert of improvised and experimental music: https://www.youtube.com/user/makeitup…