We are proud to announce the Christchurch release of Writing Around Sound #3 – The Contemporary Sound Object.
— featuring Bruce Russell, IRD & DJ Cement —
Our third issue explores contemporary interpretations of Pierre Schaeffer’s notion of the sonorous object (sound object) and includes the work of Christchurch based writer and sonic artist Bruce Russell alongside the work of others from around the country and abroad.
Entry is free & journals cost $10 (cash only).
Complimentary wine from Pegasus Bay!
Banner image by Awe IX.
People Walking in Circles
New foes, glazed over temples, frustrated with life, anxious, formidable and deafened, glorious triumph, a new banner, a new kingdom, a blue linguist on a rampage.
Koha entry. 7:00pm start.
Explore the stirring synergies between craft beer and music at The Auricle!
Six NZ craft breweries. Six renowned sonic artists.
A unique multisensory tasting, where the aromas and textures of fine craft beers will be intensified by high quality musical performances.
Just as drinks are complemented by foods that enhance their flavours, sound waves have a profound effect on the perception of taste.
Craft beer enthusiasts and music lovers are invited to join us in an exceptional experience, where the tasting notes of six special brews will be interpreted in complementary tunes performed live in Christchurch’s sonic art gallery.
Final line-up of breweries and musicians revealed soon!
Reservation essential via eventbrite (R18)
Food platters to share will be provided.
When do we become conscious / aware of our displacement in this world? Is it a startling realization, or rather a deeply engrained knowledge within us us all?
Exile is an avant-garde collective based in Banks Peninsula.
Sonic explorations through unseen realms of chaos and beauty. An eclectic tornado of abstract terror, hurlting towards land in search of nirvanic release.
Give meaning to the pointlessness and desperation of our existence. What are you doing?
Koha entry. Prompt 8:00pm start.
IRD – Occasionals – Regressor w/ guests R. Derrick + P. Buckton
A freak genius, declassified.
A legend of Christchurch’s rave scene, deconstructed.
A local pest, deceased.
A duo of saints, decensored.
Prompt start @ 20:00, more artists TBC.