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020 Urban Songline - Monday, May 5th

Allard Van Hoorn with Heather Britt Dance Collective

Monday, May 05, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

020 Urban Songline - Monday, May 5th
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Allard Van Hoorn with Heather Britt Dance Collective present 020 Urban Songline Latitude: 39.102759° N - 39.102907° N / Longitude: -84.511896° W - -84.512164° W

This performance is FREE with advance registration requested.

Allard Van Hoorn will collaborate with Heather Britt Dance Collective to create the next Urban Songlines project, which turns physical sites into uncanny instruments. At 2 pm on May 3rd, dancers will perform Zaha Hadid’s urban carpet in the CAC lobby while Van Hoorn collects the sounds the building makes in response to the movement. The second act features the same or slightly altered movement to the score that has just been created moments earlier.

Another performance at 2 pm on May 3 will feature MamLuft& Co Dance.

Allard van Hoorn is a sound, installation and performance artist collaborating across the disciplines of architecture, design, music, dance and theatre. He creates visual, acoustic and spatial scripts and scenarios that investigate our relationship to public space.

Van Hoorn has been shown at institutions and events including Istanbul Biennale, ISCP Open Studios November 2014, Art Rotterdam 2014 as Focus Artist, Biennale for Urbanism and Architecture 2013 in Shenzhen, Centro Centro, Madrid, MaCRO, Rosario, Rosenthal Contemporary Arts Center, de Appel arts centre, Storefront for Art and Architecture, Hear it! at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, the Gwangju Design Biennale, Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich, Gasworks in London, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Shanghai, the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil, The Moore Space in Miami, Museo de la Ciudad de México, the German Architectural Centre (DAZ) in Berlin, the Zendai Museum of Modern Art in Shanghai and CCCB in Barcelona.

020 Urban Songline is made possible with generous support from the Mondriaan Fund and as part of the Dutch Culture USA program by the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York

Curator: Steven Matijcio

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