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Closing Party for 'Refuse' Art Exhibit
« on: September 20, 2004, 06:03:43 PM »
Flux Factory presents:


functional art objects and music made from waste

September 10-25


Closing Party September 25th, 8pm

With musical performances by

Ken Butler’s voices of anxious objects,

and Isac Zal.  

Suggested $5 donation.

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Telephone: 917-223-3322


Ken Butler is an artist and musician whose hybrid musical instruments and performances explore the interaction and transformation of common objects, altered images, sounds and silence. His works have been featured in numerous exhibitions and performances throughout the USA, Canada, and Europe including the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and Exit Art, Thread Waxing Space, The Kitchen, The Brooklyn Art Museum, Lincoln Center and The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

He has performed with John Zorn, Laurie Anderson, Butch Morris, The Soldier String Quartet, The Tonight Show Band, and The Master Gnawa musicans of Morocco.  His CD, “Voices of Anxious Objects” is on Zorn’s Tzadik label.(mindspring/

Isac Zal designs and sculpts new musical instruments and music machines out of steel salvaged from junk cars.  His largest work, the Harmonic Generator appeared in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.  Other instruments have appeared in the Sideshow gallery in Brooklyn.  He performs regularly on his instruments with an ensemble throughout New York in various venues including the streets and subways.(


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