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OUTER EAR: Michael Vorfeld

  • Heaven Gallery 1550 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60622 United States (map)

Light Bulb Music at Heaven Gallery
- Tuesday, April 5 at 8pm

Lecture on the history of the light bulb and performance at the Goethe-Institut
- Wednesday, April 6 at 7pm

Improvised performance with James Falzone and Lou Mallozzi at Elastic Arts
Thursday, April 7 at 10pm

Michael Vorfeld, musician and visual artist, based in Berlin, plays percussion and self-designed stringed instruments and creates electro-acoustic sound pieces. He works in the field of improvised, experimental music and sound art and is often involved in site-specific art projects. He creates installations and performances with light and works with photography and film. Besides his numerous solo activities he is a member of several ensembles and collaborates with artists across disciplines and borders. His list of activities includes numerous concerts, performances and exhibitions in Europe, the USA, Asia and Australia.

Michael Vorfeld's Chicago appearances are presented through a partnership between Experimental Sound Studio, the Goethe-Institut Chicago, The Sound Department of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Heaven Gallery, and Umbrella Music.