Visiting Artists: Danny McCarthy & Mick O’Shea

Slow Listening 

Fine Arts Building Gallery

1000 W. Broad Street

Feb. 10th, 2016 – Feb. 28th, 2016

Opening Reception: Feb 10th, 2016 5pm – 7pm

Artist Talk: 5:30pm

Sponsored by the Department of Kinetic Imaging, “Slow Listening”, an exhibit showcasing two of Ireland’s leading sound artists, Danny McCarthy & Mick O’Shea, will be opening on February 10th, 2016 in the Fine Arts Building Gallery.

In 2006, Mick O’Shea and Danny McCarthy formed “The Quiet Club” together to promote and showcase improvised music and soundworks. These include improvised collaborations with other sound artists as well as improvised and structured contemporary music events working with performers and composers such as Rhodri Davies, Stephen Vitiello, Steve Roden, David Toop, Rajesh Meta, Jennifer Walshe and Damo Suzuki.

The two also collaborated with Anthony Kelly, Irene Murphy, and David Stalling to create “Strange Attractor: Experiments in a quinary landscape and other fields” using improvisational sound and experiments with technology and combined media.

The Opening Reception for “Slow Listening” will be on Feb. 10th, 2016 from 5pm-7pm. There will be an Artist talk at 5:30pm in the gallery.

Additionally, Danny McCarthy & Mick O’Shea will be performing at Black Iris Gallery on Feb. 11th, 2016 at 8pm.

A special thanks to the Robert Rauschenberg Residency for aiding in international travel!


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Published on February 1, 2016

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