Upcoming Performances in August

July 6-August 14, 2015: Brian McCorkle and I (with Kikuko Tanaka) are working with High School students as part of the DYCD Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). The project/jobsite is called Performancy Factory. So far the employees have made a video based on “Journey into Self” and made so performance art pieces. Come see their final exhibition sna…

Closing Remarks for Trauma Salon

Trauma Salon is a monthly event facilitated by Valerie Kuehne/The Super Coda. Here is a small essay (please forgive the spelling and syntax errors) written for the occassion of the last incarnation of the event: Trauma Salon Remarks 06/04/2015 We are approaching the end of the psychological era in the western imperialist world. Neuromorphic computers replace…

PPL Space Re-framing text: AS OF JAN 1, 2015

AS OF JANUARY 1, 2015, PANOPLY PERFORMANCE LABORATORY WILL BE TAKING ON A NEW STRUCTURE and RE-FRAMING ACTIVITIES. QUESTION-CLUSTERS PROPOSING POTENTIAL FORMS-OF-ENGAGEMENT WITH THE SITE AS A LABORATORY CAN BE FOUND HERE. At this time PPL resident artists are ready to submit a subjective report and analyses on findings regarding the project-state of PPL Space. This…

Petrichor/Panoply Exchange, short report

short report: November 7 and 8, 2015, artists from Petrichor Performance Collective traveled to PPL to perform live works and video. The event was framed by assembly-style discussions before and following each night of public presentation. The first evening, we experienced live work by Dell M. Hamilton throughout the day as she traveled through Williamsburg, video…

Any Size Mirror is a Dictator

SEPTEMBER 5-OCTOBER 19http://www.anysizemirrorisadictator.com/ http://www.momentaart.org߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷A PROCESSUAL DANCE-OPERA CREATED BY PPL AND DREARYSOMEBODY: Jessica Bathurst, Lorene Bouboushian, Lindsey Drury, Paige Fredlund, Matthew Gantt, Kaia Gilje, Rene Kladzyk, Thea Little, Brian McCorkle, Sarah McSherry, Butch Merigoni, Esther Neff, Ellen O’Meara, Matthew Stephen Smith, and others. ߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷߷ **OPEN **3-9PM** THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS** WEEK 0 sept 5-7: ACCEPTABLE OBJECTIVES…

CENTER FOR MAROONED CITIZENS

As the NYC culmination of our Relational March: MAROONING research and towards development of a looming 2015 project, PPL (Brian McCorkle and Esther Neff) perform CENTER FOR MAROONED CITIZENS as part of the undergroundzero festival: http://undergroundzeronyc.org/2014-festival/2014-festival-lineup/ Saturday July 12 1:00pm – 8:00pm OUTSIDE ON THE STREET: The New Museum 235 Bowery Sunday July 13 1:00pm – 8:00pm OUTSIDE…