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FLUXFEST CHICAGO 2016
A Schedule of events:
Thursday, May 26th 4-7 PM
Exhibition Opening and Reception – “DO IT NOW” – Contemporary Networking in Mailart and Fluxus”
Joan Flasch Artistbook Library, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
37 S. Wabash Avenue, Suite 508, Chicago
* Dinner to follow at Italian Village, 71 W. Monroe, Chicago
Friday, May 27th 11-5 PM
CHICAGO FLUXUS DAY – Performances, Installations, Mailart Making, Mayhem …
Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., Chicago
* as usual, we’ll meet for breakfast around 9:30 or so at Patisserie Toni, 65 E. Washington St.
Friday, May 27th 7 PM
New York Correspondance School of Chicago Annual Dinner and Meeting –
Honoring William S. Wilson
The Berghoff, 17 West Adams, Chicago
Saturday, May 28th 10 AM – ?
A Tour of “A Feast of Astonishments: Charlotte Moorman and the Avant-Garde, 1960s–1980s”
Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston
Fluxus Street Theatre
Guerrilla Performance activities on the Plaza at the Museum
* Dinner to follow at Union Pizzeria, 1245 Chicago Ave. Evanston
Sunday, May 29th 11-4 PM
Final Gathering: Potluck Performance, Conversation, Collaboration, Community …
6018North – Chicago’s Home for Experimental Arts & Culture, 6018 North Kenmore, Edgewater
* Please bring food and drinks to share, Scores and Pieces to perform
Every year Day de Dada artists get together and toss around ideas, look at upcoming events and shows and plan what we’d like to do in the up coming months. This year the group met on Saturday January 30, 2016. Among other things, we decided to honor the 100th Anniversary of Dada with a continuing theme of birthdays and celebrations running through out our work this year.
The following is a ‘work in progress’ schedule of Day de Dada Events for 2016. Events are open for collaboration and participation.
April 1-3 Fri, Sat, and Sun – Grand Guignol – short one act plays with suspense and horror themes at Hub 17 on Bay St Staten Island. We are playing Dada Games in between the plays as the sets are changed.
April 23, Sat – St George Day Festival, Staten Island – an annual fun outdoors art and community festival. We are doing a Mandala Mail Art Table
May 25 – May 29, 2016 Wed – Sun – Fluxfest in Chicago. A series of events and performances held in Chicago with artists from all over the world
June 11, 2016 – Mandala Mail Art reception and sale at ETG Book Cafe. Day de Dada performances to celebrate the 100th year anniversary of the Dada art movement.
June 25, 2016 Sat – Lumen – happening at Atlantic Salt, Staten Island this year. We are. celebrating the 100th year anniversary of the Dada art movement using traditional birthday actions.
Upcoming and still in the planning stages –
• Mobius Gallery, Boston, MA
• Art on Division, Somerville NJ
• Flux Factory – A moving parade of Fluxus performance with Flux Factory in Broooklyn –
• A Pop Up Cocktail party celebrating the 100th year anniversary of the Dada art movement.
What is Fluxus ? Chicago Fluxfest 2013
We can change and transform small things. We can change, transform and mail pieces of art. We can change, transform, mail and skype live art. We can gather at Deep Tanks and Fluxfest NYC in person, through art books, rubber stamps, live art performances, gatherings, postings online and with skype. There are no geographical barriers with Fluxus. Our goal is to erase the boundaries between art and life.
Deep Tanks Arts Festival September 8th 2012
Animal Metamorphosis with the Day de Dada Art Nurses
“Transform” Mail Art Show at ETG Cafe part of Fluxfest NYC
An exhibit of mail art collected on the theme of “Transformation” ETG Book Cafe, Staten island, NY 9/1 to 9/28/12
Fluxfest NYC Skype Event at ETG Cafe part of Fluxfest NYC
Friday 9/28/12 7pm a special performance program, a combination of live and Skyped performances from around the US, Canada, Australia and the UK featuring Reid Wood, Jonathan Leiter, Christopher Reynolds, Viv de Dada, Mary Campbell, Reed Altemus, Hannah Gardiner, Catherine Mehrl Bennett, Bibiana Padilla Maltos, Allen Revich, Keith Buchholz, Melissa McCarthy, Allen Bukoff, Matt Taggart, Rebecca Cunningham and Mark Bloch
See live video of the Day de Dada Transform Skype Event thanks to Art Nurse Mary Campbell.
We meet. We greet. We skype and email. We exchange art and ideas. It’s all Fluxus in the end…..
Mail Art Call part of Fluxfest NYC 2012
Use one letter from the word TRANSFORM somewhere in your art.
T R A N S F O R M
Only original works of mail art are accepted, no photocopies.
Size: max. 8 1/2″ x 11″ or a4
Only 2d works.
Quantity: 1 artwork per artist
Send us your artwork by regular snail mail only.
Deadline: August 17, 2012.
No jury, no return, no fee, no sale.
Entries will be exhibited at ETG Book cafe during the month of September 2012
(Fluxfest NYC 2012 performances there on Friday, Sept. 28)
Documentation: online blog with all submitted work.
Please provide your full name, nationality and email.
Agreement is given to use your work by your participation.
Thank you, we are looking forward to receiving your artwork.
Mary Campbell / Day de Dada
123 Scribner Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
On Second Saturday February 11, 2012 Day de Dada artists in Staten Island attempted to forge a psychic art link with Day de Dada artists at Chicago Fluxfest.
Brains were engaged, art thoughts were emitted, connections were forged. It was as easy as cake.
February 9th – 12th, 2012
“International Fluxus is gearing up for 4 days of performance and activity in Chicago this February, and are hoping that everyone who can, will join in the festival.” from the Fluxus Blog
Day de Dada will be at the Chicago FluxFest performing scores by Staten Island Dada artists Mary Campbell, Viv de Dada, Reuben Sandwich, Milenka Berengolc, Nici Poris, Darrell and Lys Riganti. Since this event falls on the Second Saturday in February we will link arms symbolically from Chicago to Staten Island Second Saturday
Highlights of the event will include
Fluxus Day at the Chicago Cultural Center,
Write Now – Artists And Letterforms A major exhibition at the Chicago Cultural Center that showcases The ” Fluxus, Mailart, and Visual Poetry Project ”
The New York Correspondence School of Chicago Dinner
Flux Film Fest ” @ 6018 NORTH.
check our twitter feed @DaydeDada for updates
A Moveable Fluxfest
five days of events in and throughout New York
Tuesday April 12, 7 pm at Tribes Gallery, 285 East Third street (Ave C)
Wednesday April1 13, 5pm at Printed Matter, 195 Tenth Avenue (21st street),
- “Inside/Outside Fluxus”- Performance and Readings
Wednesday April 13 7:30 Katz’s Deli , 205 E Houston St,
- New York Correspondence School Dinner
Thursday April 14, 7:15pm at ABC No Rio, 156 Rivington Street,
- “Flux Alive”- performance
Friday April 15, 1pm at Imagine Mosaic, Strawberry Fields in Central Park (CPW & 72nd St),
Saturday April 16, meet at 12:15 pm Manhattan Whitehall Ferry Terminal for the Staten Island Ferry,
- “Flux Zig Zag” Staten Island, afternoon of performance/scores on Staten Island