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Joseph Nechvatal, FF Alumn, at Universal Concepts Unlimited, June 6, 2002

Special Event @ UCU : Victoria High Quality reads
"~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~venus©-~Ñ~vibrator, even"
June 6th, 6 PM (sharp), Admission is Free
In connection with Joseph Nechvatal's current exhibition "vOluptuary : an algorithic hermaphornology", Universal Concepts Unlimited presents on June 6th a special machinic reading of Joseph Nechvatal's cyber-sex novella "~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~venus©-~Ñ~vibrator, even".

This reading - which will be performed by Victoria High Quality - will begin at 6PM. Musical accompaniment will be mixed by Joseph Nechvatal and include the music of Erik Satie, Boards of Canada, Juan Garcia Esquivel, St. Germain, Oval, Elliott Carter, Richie Hawtin, John Cage, Aphex Twin, Fennesz, and Ancient Greek Music.

Joseph Nechvatal wrote this 39,907 word cyber-sex farce during his artist-in-residency at the Cite des Art International in Paris in 1995. Part I may be read on the web at: http://www.eyewithwings.net/nechvatal/venus.htm

The exhibition "vOluptuary : an algorithic hermaphornology" remains open til July 3rd at
Universal Concepts Unlimited
507 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011
http://www.U-C-U.com
Tel: 212.727.7575
Fax: 212.727.7676
Email: ucu1@rcn.com