Glasshouse ArtLifeLab


Live performance art events at Glasshouse

The Publication of Seven Invitations
7:00 PM19:00

The Publication of Seven Invitations

Join us at Glasshouse Saturday, December 13 to celebrate the publication of '7 Invitations' and the incredible community of performance.

'7 invitations' is a gathering of essays that document and respond to seven projects made by artists, researchers and curators at Glasshouse ArtLifeLab during the years 2012- 2014.
Each responds to an invitation extended by Lital Dotan & Eyal Perry – to enter, to homage, to transgress, to resist, to tell, to fail and to construct.

Contributing writers include: Sara Jane Bailes, Lital Dotan & Eyal Perry, Jennifer Johung, Zoya Kocur, Esther Neff and Nick Zedd.

Featured artists include Cuban performance collective OMNI Zona Franca, Nick Zedd, Erin manning & Nathaniel Stern and many of the local performance artists including Anya Liftig, Ivy Castellanos, Miao Jiaxin, Sindy Butz, John Downing Bonafede, Michael Severance and Lital Dotan & Eyal Perry. Catalogue designer: Alizarin Zroob

Copies of ‘7 Invitations’ will be available for purchase.

We hope you could join us!

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Glasshouse Tuesdays: The Body Installed
7:00 PM19:00

Glasshouse Tuesdays: The Body Installed

Glasshouse Tuesdays: The Body Installed

Christen Clifford, Emily Smith, Future Death Toll, Jonathan Wood Vincent

An evening of installed and durational works. Performances are ongoing throughout the night. Curated by Alex Romania

Christen Clifford is a feminist performance artist, writer, actor, curator and mother. Her practice has included mashups/remixes/reinterpretations of Classic Feminist Performance Art. Her work has been shown at PS 122, Galapagos Art Space, PPL, IV Soldiers, BPAF, Postmasters Gallery, Dixon Place, Grace Exhibition Space among others. She is a curator of Experiments and Disorders at Dixon Place and a member of the feminist performance collective the No Wave Performance Task Force. Clifford has been a visiting scholar at NYU and currently teaches theatre and performance at SUNY Purchase. She lives in Queens and online at @cd_clifford and christen.clifford/tumblr

Emily Smith is a dancer, choreographer, and artist. She received her BFA from Alfred University, where she majored in Fine Arts and minored in Biology and Dance. She co-founded the Six and Four Articulations Contemporary dance touring company, which gave dancers and non-dancers space to make and show work nationally. Emily’s website

FUTURE DEATH TOLL is a throbbing mess of noise that eatz technology and shitz performance art. Forged from the figurative beauty that dance and movement provides, FUTURE DEATH TOLL introduces movement, light, sound, rope, markers, fire, haircuts, phone calls, and flags as a metaphorical stand-in for issues like mortality, death, diseases, prison as a corporation, intellectual property rights, bdsm, and subjective destitution.

Jonathan Wood Vincent has played music since the old days when his father would submerge beautiful flowers into steaming liquid nitrogen. Early on, it was apparent that making art was utterly impossible. Despite this, he has played, recorded and toured as a pianist, accordionist, singer, actor, dancer, and other things with lots of musicians and artists. These include Masashi Harada who conducts bands by flapping his hands in faces around a recording studio with chains and ribbons and Katt Hernandez and Tatsuya Nakatani, free improvisers who reinvent their instruments every day, and Zack Fuller, post Mortem neolicious scary dancer, and post Torah folk rockers Girls in Trouble, and mainstream alt country singer songwriter Eileen Rose, and a multilingual stripper rap band called Un Cuerpo Exquisito, etc., etc. He has recorded on Emanem, Sony, Kimshee, J-Dub, Stone Quarry, Generate Records, etc. His newest project of complex yet tragically familiar piano songs connects the imbroglios between all of these projects to gently pierce your solicitous hearts.

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Baby You're Never There- 24h Performance by Vincent Tiley
to Mar 15

Baby You're Never There- 24h Performance by Vincent Tiley

BABY YOURE NEVER THERE is a 24 hour performance. Vincent Tiley will be dancing to sets provided by live DJs at Glasshouse as part of Glasshouse's 24 Hour Fridays project.

Friday MARCH 14 6pm - Saturday MARCH 15 6pm

DJ Schedule
6-7pm Colin Self
7-8pm Anthony Dicap
8-10pm Avery Noise
10-12am Michael Magnan
12-2am DOSS
2-4am Chris Tyler
4-6am Timothy Allen
6-8am Scott Johns
8-10am Jake Ludwig
10-12pm Peter B Staples
12-2pm Subset
2-4pm David Vu
4-5pm Matty Beats
5-6pm Andy Kuncl

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