Cleopatra's, James Hoff, Colin Mannex, SCRAAATCH
Saturday 06.13.2015 | 8pm
Listening Room is a focused aural event where four presenters share music and/or sound recordings from their collection in a controlled high quality sound environment to a group of astute listeners. The possibilities of a private intimate experience within a public environment allows one to be present in the moment, uninterrupted.
Cleopatra's is a Brooklyn based exhibition space and curatorial collective founded in 2008. Current and founding members are Erin Somerville, Colleen Grennan, Bridget Finn, and Bridget Donahue.
James Hoff is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. His work encompasses painting, sound, performance, and publishing. Recent exhibitions include Skywiper at Callicoon Fine Arts (NYC) and The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over the Lazy Dog at Supportico Lopez (Berlin).
Colin Mannex posts mixes and writes essays for funkrunt.com, a soul music blog that covers deep sounds ranging from late 60s grit to underground disco and proto-house in the early 80s. He lives in Queens.
The duo SCRAAATCH consists of E. Jane and chukwumaa. E. Jane is both the projection and the black woman behind the curtain. chukwumaa was born straddling the Atlantic.