Posts made in July, 2014

Alfonso Borragán Presents :: Ötzi, July 2014

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Alfonso Borragán Presents :: Ötzi, July 2014

    St John’s welcome TINATA (This Is Not A Take Away)       Ötzi, a new work by Alfonso Borragán, will be a banquet of transient signs. A ritualistic dinner, an event that will explore diverse interpretations of ingestion and cultural absorption. Named after the oldest known european mummy, who was found to have carbon tattoos on his body, Ötzi will deal with layers of history and digestion of signs. Inked drawings articulate historical markings and function as archives of remembrance. In Ötzi, the trace appears through the medium of living bodies. By the...

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Voices on the City’s Edge, 19 July 2014

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Voices on the City’s Edge, 19 July 2014

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Bitten by a Monkey and Alan Wilkinson, 10 July 2014, 8.00pm

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Bitten by a Monkey and Alan Wilkinson, 10 July 2014, 8.00pm

ALAN WILKINSON (alto & baritone saxophones) will be presenting a solo performance in the unique acoustic of St John on Bethnal Green. Savage catharsis is guaranteed! This is one in an ongoing series of concerts curated by London improvising group Bitten by a Monkey who will also be performing.   Alan Wilkinson has firmly established himself as a sacred monster of the British and international improvised music scenes. He trained as an artist before embarking in the mid-1970s on a career in music, gravitating quickly to the world of free improvisation. Alan went on to perform several...

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