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LIVEWIRE NYC March (published 02/03/2018)

Welcome to LIVEWIRE, monthly tour of shows, exhibitions and events around town. Expect performance art, politically engaged art, photography, poetry, and magic. By @JanaAstanov.


[photo: ULTRACULTURAL OTHERS hip hop yoga crew]

MATCHAMAMA : The Hip Hop Yoga Experience for Earth Warriors by ULTRACULTURAL OTHERS
March 2nd, 8-11PM
Zenchai Matcha Cafe: 94 Rivington Street, New York, NY 10002

MATCHAMAMA creates space for summoning and praising the Goddess Patchamama (our Mother Earth), honoring her as nourisher, Creator/Destroyer & Life-giver. Come vibe with us, get your MC-on… no hip hop experience necessary…Optimal root chakra medicine for those returning home to indigenous ways. You don’t have to be a “rapper” to participate and all levels welcome. Circle work is “heart math” With a sweet Tea Ceremony courtesy Zenchai

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/matchamama-march-full-moon-get-down-tickets-43467271780

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/972647262901377/


March 1 at 10:30 AM to March 3 at 9 PM
The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, 5th Ave, New York, New York 10016

The Fourth Annual Film Festival On Theatre And Performance (FTP) featuring works by or about: Christoph Schlingensief, Jan Fabre, Ariane Mnouchkine, Heiner Müller, Romeo Castellucci–pina Bausch and many more. FTP presents experimental, emerging, and established theatre artists and filmmakers that are currently exploring the boundaries of dance, theatre, film, and performance.

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/2027006927517590/


THE BORDER curated by Jamie Martinez
March 2nd – March 26th, opening night Friday March 2nd 6-9pm
THE BORDER, 56 Bogart Street 1st FL BK, NY 11206

THE BORDER is a new project space in Bushwick focused on supporting and showing immigrant artists living in the United States with hope of creating a nurturing environment for them to create/show work and also for non immigrants because THE BORDER will be open to everyone.

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/122939228535374/


March 3rd 3-6 PM
New Women Space, 188 Woodpoint Rd., Brooklyn, New York 11211

Zin workshop run by @thebettyz at @newwomenspace and covering all the basics to keep our zine machine running.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1826571134040967/


[photo: Katya Grokhovsky, Bad Woman, 2017]

March 6–12, 2018, booth 2231
4 Times Square, entrance at 144 West 43rd Street, NYC

The ArtSlant Prize IX Exhibition will take place during Armory Week in New York at SPRING/BREAK Art Show, featuring works by: David Rios Ferreira, Sabato Visconti, Katya Grokhovsky, Daàpò Reo.

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/171887806921713/

Website Link: https://www.artslant.com/ew/articles/show/49123-announcing-the-artslant-prize-ix-winners


March 6–12, 2018, booth 2310
4 Times Square, entrance at 144 West 43rd Street, NYC

Ronnit Levin Delgado will be presenting her latest work Written in Water. Engaging with artist Keren Anavy, she will be showing new work from Project Forgiveness, in collaboration with photographer Mara Catalán who beautifully captured moments of a poetic forgiveness ritual for her father.

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/171887806921713/


March 9, 2018 7:00 PM – April 6, 2018
Czech Center, 321 East 73rd Street, NY 10021 NYC

Presented at the time of New York’s Armory Show, with an international group of curators, this show emphasizes the relationship between curator and artist — muse muse, a muse muse, muse amuse, muse muse muse — the alliteration itself is almost inspiring.

Website: http://new-york.czechcentres.cz/program/event-details/muse-muse/


NON GRATA (3AM interview with Al Paldrok aka Anonymous Boh)
March 9, 2018 7:00 PM
Grace Exhibition Space, 840 Broadway, Brooklyn, New York 11206

Wild Night of Group performances – World Famous Non Grata, Kinobox Obscura from Finland and Wild Torus from New York! Wild Visuals, Weird Sounds, Strange Environments, Unexpected Results and Even More. Curator: Anonymous Boh).

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/201930860370310/


March 10th at 9 PM
Last Frontier NYC, 520 Kingsland Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Worldwide caravan of performance madness of Diverse Universe Festival in Last Frontier NYC: Wild Saturday in Brooklyn – step into a lucid dream with Non Grata crew!
Non Grata (Estonia), Kinobox Obscura (Finland), Joey Sledgenovski (USA), Danny Gonzalez (Puerto Rico), Gordon Berry (USA)

Website link: https://www.facebook.com/events/967117543441913/


March 17th  2–5 PM
Queens Museum, New York City Building, Queens, NY 11368

LiVEART.US, Performance Art initiative created and organized by artist, and independent curator, Hector Canonge, begins its Spring 2018 season program with the special presentation of the program “Performing Time,” featuring the work of Butoh artists: VANGELINE (France), AZUMI OE (Japan) with music by Sean Ali, ANDY KRIGER (United States), ALANA ROSA (Brazil) with music by Junia Flavia d’Affonseca, DENISE VAZQUEZ (Mexico), and MARK BANKIN (United States).

The event is Free and Open to the Public.


[photo by Eva Muller]

JJ BRINE (his recent 3AM interview), Fatherfxck Episode 1 — “Opening Night”
March 19 at 10 PM – 4 AM
Rumpus Room, 249 Eldridge St, New York, New York 10002

Fatherfxck is an interdimensional modeling agency for spirits seeking bodies. The agency hosts a weekly Monday night party at Rumpus Room, where it identifies candidates for possession. Hosted by Crown Prince Of Hell JJ Brine and The Vectorian Government, the space features an immersive installation environment by Brine as well as rotating exhibitions by other featured artists and beats by DJ Keoki.

FB invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/2036920293232249/