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Upcoming Events

4/3/17 – Performance at The Poetry Project, NYC as part of their Monday night reading series curated by Judah Rubin

7/13, 7/14, 7/15/17 – Bill: The Musikill at The Southern Theater, Minneapolis. The Walker Art Center and the Southern Theater have commissioned me and the choreography duo Fire Drill (Emily Gastineau and Billy Mullaney) to stage this musical as part of the Momentum Dance festival. More information on this musical can be found in Large-Scale Projects here.

9/21/17 – ToDo at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF. This three-hour event will showcase a number of previously unperformed sound poetry scores, which appeared in a chapbook released this past year by The Block Museum, Chicago. You can read these scores online here.


Recent News

11/30/16 – Swissnex in San Francisco will host me for a performance of selections of my musical-in-progress Bill: The Musikill. Tickets are available on the Swissnex site.

11/5/16 – Swissnex in San Francisco has commissioned me to create a remix of a Dada work for their exhibition Re:Dada. The show opens on November 5 and closes on November 30. More information on the Swissnex site.

9/24/16 – Alter Space in San Francisco will install a show of collaborative multimedia work made by George Pfau and me in the past two years. On display will be videos, a vinyl sticker wall installation, paintings, drawings and the iOS app, BlabberLab. More information on the Alter Space site.

9/1/16 – Little Paper Planes in San Francisco will host me for a residency this month. Come out to Et al etc. on September 24 at 5 pm for the closing event of the residency when I will read for the first time from my novel-in-progress The City of Nature.

8/6/16 – Project Project in Omaha will host me for a sound poetry performance and screening. More information on the Omaha World Herald site.

5/15/16 – The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art in Omaha, Nebraska will host me this summer for a three-month residency. If you happen to be in the area, there will be an open studios event on July 20 at 12 pm. More information on the residency and the other artists in-residence with me on the Bemis Center site.

4/12/16 – George Pfau and I have just released a new iOS app called BlabberLab, which is now free to download on the Apple store. Learn more about the app and our collaborative work in this review written by artist Sarah Hotchkiss for KQED.

3/15/16 – Art Practical has published a conversation between me and curator Zoë Taleporos to inaugurate their multi-month magazine issue “Moving Targets.” The issue focuses on intersections of writing and art in the Bay Area, taking its name from an interdisciplinary performance series run by Margaret Tedesco. Read the full interview on the Art Practical site.