UPCOMING PERFORMANCES & EVENTS

ONGOING THROUGH JULY 25, 2014
Saturdays 10am-5pm, Sundays 11am-5pm

CelerySpace
1716 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA


Quotidiæn Exhibition: Water
An investigation of the everyday via the element of water, featuring design, art, and craft from Trine Ellitsgaard (Denmark), Yuka Otani (Japan), Andrea Gardner (New Zealand), Cynthia Ona Innis, Noreen Rei Fukumori, Terri Loewentahal, Chiyomi Taneike Longo, Travis Sandoval, Cheryl Leonard and Genevieve Swifte, and more. Leonard and Swifte are showing Sila, an Arctic video/sound piece. Curated by Rod DeWeese of Berkeley’s Celery Design and Michelle Anderson Binczak of La Porte Peinte Centre pour les Arts in France.

WEDNESDAY APRIL 16, 2014
7 pm, free

Studio 254, Mitchell Hall
3203 N Downer Ave
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Polar Music Concert
Cheryl E. Leonard presents music and multimedia works inspired by polar environments and ecosystems. Leonard will play natural-object instruments made from shells, bones, kelp, driftwood, and stones, in combination with field recordings collected in Antarctica and Svalbard. The concert will include video/music works created in collaboration with visual artists Oona Stern (Brooklyn, NY) and Genevieve Swifte (Canberra, Australia).


THURSDAY APRIL 17, 2014
4-6 pm, free

American Geographical Society Library
3rd Floor, East Wing, UWM's Golda Meir Library
2220 E Hartford Avenue
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Music from High Latitudes Lecture
Cheryl E. Leonard will share stories, images, sounds, and music from her polar music projects, discuss what its like to record audio at the ends of the earth, and demonstrate several of her instruments made with natural objects like penguin bones, shells, and rocks. Audience Q&A to follow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY APRIL 20, 2014
7 pm, $8 - $20 sliding scale

Western Sky Studio
2525 8th Street
Berkeley, CA


Moment's Notice
Improvised music, dance, and theater from Andy Schmeder (theater); Cheryl E. Leonard (music); Claire Peaslee (theater); Katarina Eriksson, Ronja Ver and Rosemary Hannon (dance); plus surprise guests.

 

 

 

FRIDAY APRIL 25, 2014
8 pm, $10

Subterranean Arthouse
3179 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA


Swapfest
An evening of performances curated by Temescal Arts Center featuring Deborah Karp Dances Project (dance) and Dominic Cramp + Kelly Porter (music + live painting). The Milk Bar presents a special sound installation by Cheryl Leonard in a U-haul parked out front.

 

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