Monday, November 27, 2006
FreqOUT! artist debuts soundwork in New York
This week FreqOUT!lead artist and tutor Mellissa Bliss launched her new soundwork 'THE TELEPHONE TOUR'which will run until 13 January 2007.
The work is part of 'Peter Stuyvesant's Ghost', a civic art project in Manhattan which celebrates Dutch Art & Culture Past and Present. The project takes place within the footprint of the 17th century farm of Peter Stuyvesant, the last Dutch Governor, in what is now the East Village.
THE TELPHONE TOUR is a series of soundworks by US and international artists delivered through telephones. The public can download the map and walk round the locations marked, calling numbers from the pay phones or mobiles at each location.
Melissa's soundworks were also heard on Michelle Nagai's Dutch Days Radio Hour on free103point9 daily 15-19 November 2006.
The project is documented on Melissa's website Living Cinema
You can find out more at:
THE TELEPHONE TOUR - MAP AND INSTRUCTIONS
PETER STUYVESANT'S GHOST
DUTCH DAYS IN FIVE BOROUGHS