Dogs, Lights and Sewing Machine
Our Sound of Beyond
Saturday, October 17th, 2015
$12 General / $10 Members
Tickets Available Online
Curated by Lun*na Menoh and presented in conjunction with The Velaslavasay Panorama, Dogs, Lights and Sewing Machine is a psychedelic phenomenon that occurs once every 100 years.
Koji Lijima - The Wagging Dog
A compact iron dog comes from Japan to jam with local drummer Martin Silva.
Sam Rowell - Color Objectivism, Harmonic Distortion,
and the Illusion of the Noise-free System
Light and sound create site-specific happenings that meld analog tones and subtle color induction to affect audiences in a way that is both subliminal and corporeal.
Lun*na Menoh and Atuko Yoo - We as the Sewing Machine
The vocal and sampling of sewing machine sounds to create experimental sewing music.
Koji Iijima is a visual artist, art director and professional fighter in the field of Mixed Martial Arts. His iron sculpture"Iron Dog" is made with motor parts and is typically used for his live performances. Tonight, he will present "Iron Dog" with a live drummer, Martin Silva. He currently lives in Saitama Japan.
Sam Rowell is a musician, radio artist, and sonic explorer. As a long-time collaborator in improv project Eloe Omoe, curator of Special Collections on KCHUNG, and researcher of photosonic technology, Rowell studies the manifestation of sound on the aesthetic, scientific, and visceral planes.
Lun*na Menoh, who paints only clothes, also creates many conceptual fashion shows and sewing performances using her own music. Atuko Yoo is a visual artist who works with screen printing. Her recent project is using the image of animals who has a unique look or individual traits, in conjunction with her interesting colors and textures.
The Nova Tuskhut Trading Post Sale
Saturday, November 14th, 2015
3:00PM - 8:00PM
Free & Open to All
The Velaslavasay Panorama presents a sale of used Specialty Books & Plants - just in time for the holidays. On offer during this rustic bazaar are books decommissioned from the Tusk Hut Library, books on curious art and thought, books on other books, and plants grown from the VP's garden for sale in handmade planters.
Other giftshop trinkets include the Panoramic Polar Sugar Eggs, Grand Moving Mirror of California T-Shirts, Velaslavasay Totebags, Enchantment of the Glass Armonica candles, Tswuun-Tswuun Rotunda candles, pocket ouija boards, and posters. The Nova Tuskhut Postal Service will also be available so bring your address book to send a greeting by way of the Polar Pony Express!
Hot dogs & beverages on offer by the campsite.
All proceeds from the sale benefit the continued existence of the Velaslavasay Panorama.