Dynasty Handbag in VERTiditGO at Dixon Place
Fridays & Saturdays, July 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 & 24 at 7:30 PM
Interview with Paper Magazine here.
Read my interview with Miss Handbag from a couple of years ago here.

Brion Gysin: Dream Machine at the new museum, 7/7/10 – 10/3/10

The New Museum will present “Brion Gysin: Dream Machine,” the first US retrospective of the work of the painter, performer, poet, and writer Brion Gysin (born 1916, Taplow, UK–died 1986, Paris). Working simultaneously in a variety of mediums, Gysin was an irrepressible inventor, serial collaborator, and subversive spirit whose considerable innovations continue to influence musicians and writers, as well as visual and new media artists today. The exhibition will include over 300 drawings, books, paintings, photo-collages, films, slide projections, and sound works, as well as an original Dreamachine—a kinetic light sculpture that utilizes the flicker effect to induce visions when experienced with closed eyes.

“Brion Gysin was the only man I ever respected.” – W. Burroughs

Related event:

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge in Conversation about Brion Gysin and Other Matters, Thu, Jul 15, 2010, 7:00 PM, New Museum Theater, more info here.


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