You’re Not My Father, by Paul Slocum, [Requires Quicktime plugin] is composed of a sequence of recreations of a 10 second scene from the television show Full House, overlaid with sound loops from the scene’s original music. The crews who re-shot the scene were recruited through Internet message boards and Craigslist; each was paid $150. Instructions for shooting the scene and delivering the footage were issued to the crews. To-date, the project includes participants from Austin, Cincinnati, Chicago, Dallas, Denton, London, and San Francisco. Continue reading
NMR has commissioned 15 short sound/music works that will launch here between November 15 and May 15, 2008. The commissioned artists are: Peter Traub, Roberto Osorio-Goenaga, Sawako Kato, LoVid, Haeyung Kim, Paul Slocum, Jason Freeman, Miya Masaoka, John Hudak, Zach Layton, Tobias Van Veen, Julia Christensen, Amit Pitaru and PLOrk. Presentations and performances of the works will take place at “Programmable Media II: Networked_Music,” a two-day symposium hosted by Pace Digital Gallery, Pace University, New York City; April 10-11, 2008.
This project is generously supported by the New York State Music Fund, established by the New York State Attorney General at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors.