Rick Bahto: Sparse Gardens / Mark So: Girls on the Run
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 8 pm.
1026 south santa fe avenue #203. Los Angeles, CA
Rick Bahto: Sparse Gardens (2010). Performance for 35 mm Kodachrome slides and cassette tape. Two types of gardened spaces common in Phoenix are compared visually and sonically: the fussily landscaped strips and islands of parking lots and driveways, and vacant lots, bulldozed clear of buildings or natural desert that have been re-inhabited by weeds or rogue/remnant landscaping plants.
Mark So: Girls on the Run (Other dreams.) [readings 37] (2010) (Ashbery series). Performed by Dicky Bahto, Madison Brookshire, Kate Brown, Tuni Chatterji, Julia Holter, Dave Hughes, Cat Lamb, Mari, Mark So, and Pablo Valencia.