The Serial Space collective presents Time Machine, a brand new platform for the development and presentation of time-based art in Sydney. The festival 18 – 29 July 2012 will showcase local, interstate and international experimental musicians, durational performance art, audio/visual installations, sites for creative experimentation, artist talks, performance lectures and debates. Time Machine also includes a series of gigs featuring international guest Keith Fullerton Whitman and a selection of Australia's most interesting experimental musicians.
The 12 day program presents works and performances from 45 Artists across 5 streams featuring gigs, talks, lab, performance and exhibition formats as well as a Festival Bar and official limited edition catalogue.
Serial Space is curatorial collective, a space and a community made up of 5 artists who have collectively curated the festival program including art, experimental music, electronic art, new media art and performance art. The Serial Space collective aims to support non-traditional practices and artists who undertake ambitious, non-commercial and experimental projects: Tom Smith, Jennifer Hamilton, Kate Blackmore, Pia van Gelder and Frances Barrett.
Solo Andata, Angel Eyes, Lachlan Anthony, Ella Barclay, Samuel Bruce, Tim Bruniges, Sarah Byrne, Michael Candy, Marco Cher-Gibard, Adnan Chowdhury, Cliques, Creo Nova, Cubist Effects & Instruments, Ann Deslandes, Angus Deveson, Bonita Ely, Erk’s Orchestra (Electronic Resonance Korps), Nancy Fluro Maude, Four Door, Brian Fuata, Keith Fullerton Whitman, Megan Garrett-Jones, Daniel Green, Helen Grogan, Nathan Harrison, Shane Haseman, Half High, Noelle Janacewska, Jacinta Kelly, Tyson Koh, Andrew McLellan, Gail Priest, Zoe Robertson, Sarah Rodigari, Melita Rowston, Oscar Slorach-Thorn, Diana Smith, The Sydney Radio Orchestra, Tuff Shem, Jonathan Watts, Aemon Webb, Marcus Whale, Alex White & Wrong Button Death Squad.
Time Machine will take place in central Sydney at a range of unique and temporary spaces throughout Chippendale:
Serial 001 Serial Space: 33 Wellington St, Chippendale
Serial 002 10 – 14 Kensington St, Chippendale
Serial 003 Embassy: 826 George St, Chippendale
Festival Bar Freda’s Bar & Canteen: 107 – 109 Regent St, Chippendale
The Time Machine Exhibition presents works that experiment with temporality and presence. Featuring the work of Lachlan Anthony, Michael Candy & Andrew McLellan, Tim Bruniges, Sarah Byrne, Adnan Chowdhury, Creo Nova, Shane Haseman, Kenzie Larsen, William Mansfield, Zoe Robertson, and Alex White.
Time Machine Laboratory presents three experimental and participatory projects that develop throughout the festival: 'Defense Mechanisms' by Angus Deveson, 'Volkspost' by Luke Munn and 'The Sydney Radio Orchestra' by Jonathan Watts.
A limited edition catalogue encapsulating all Time Machine projects and the ideas and words of Rebecca Conroy, Stephen Jones, Douglas Kahn and Diana Smith.
Freda's Bar & Canteen is the official Festival Bar programming drinks specials during Time Machine Happy Hours and bespoke cocktails and menus.
Twitter: @Serial_Space and #timemachine
Tags: Film, Performance, Music, Exhibition, Featured Event, Talk, Debate