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THE FUTURE OF THE PRESENT 2000 Fall Season

Drag King Seminar led by Franklin Furnace Alum Diane Torr/Danny King, December 9, 2000.

Ken Butler Franklin Furnace Alum, performs "Voices of Anxious Objects" Saturday December 9, 2000 at LOCATION 1.

WILD THING is a new one-woman show performed by Allison Findlater, adapted by Galinsky for the stage from author Sapphire’s book, “American Dreams." December 12th & 19th, 2000

NEW SURVIVAL IN NEW YORK!!!! SKART (Belgrade; with students from Parsons School of Design) distribution of "SURVIVAL COUPONS" in NY Underground Public Transportation, December 2000.

A VERY MURRAY CHRISTMAS!? Tuesday, December 19th @ The Slipper Room Tis the season for Murray's annual holiday festival of camp and sacrilegious holiday Jubilees.

SKART: Survival Coupons Presented by Franklin Furnace, Friday, December 15, 2000 7 PM, under the aegis of jihui (A Project of the NetArt Initiative) at Parsons Center for New Design 55 West 13th Street, 9th Fl. and live online.

CULTURAL CAPITAL/CULTURAL LABOR - conference on cultural work New York University/New School University - December 1 & 2, 2000

CIRCUS AMOK Auditions Dec. 1st and 2nd Williamsburg Brooklyn

(e) fusion: art + the alley connect The New York New Media Association (NYNMA) and Thundergulch in association with Location One present "Museums in the New Millennium," Thursday, November 16, 6:30 pm @ Location One, 26 Greene Street, NYC.

The Bench: A Homeless Love Story written and performed by Galinsky Only 4 Weeks Remaining October 27 and November 3, 10, 17 in The Red Room (above KGB Bar)

DESKTOP THEATER is pleased to announce the launch of an ongoing series of live theatrical inventions in public Internet chat rooms.

NANCY ALFARO, Franklin Furnace Fundwinner performs Sex and the Single Mother, November 17th & 18th 8PM at Dixon Place, NYC.

ROBERT WILSON on Video Retrospective of his work in theatre, opera, video, film, installation November 9, 10, 11 and November 17, 18, 19, 2000

DIGITAL ARTS & CULTURE 2001, Brown University, April 27-29 Call for Proposals: Art & Performance Deadline: November 1, 2000

{ART/BODY/MIND} an integration a discussion about art as necessity will be presented at Ohio University from November 2nd through November 5th, 2000

DEVORA NEUMARK Dutch Woman at Large Artistic Intervention at the Met November 12, 2000 (times t.b.a.)

a.k.a. presents WHITE NOISE 45 minutes of intermedia performance art at HERE October 27, 28 & 29 2000

Box Opera's season premiere, Saturday, October 28. Main Event: David THE IMPACT ADDICT Leslie VS. David Nicholson.

JCAT2000 Jersey City Art Tour This weekend: October 21-22, 12 - 6 PM

Hosted by THE DARK BOB ARCADIA Club PRESENTS All-Stars of LA Performance Art Act III Event Date: Oct. 15

WOW CAFE THEATER Aleada Minton & InnerRising Productions Present WOW 20 Years Later ONLY 2 WEEKS LEFT!!!! 7 Weeks of Performances to celebrate 20 years September 1 to October 14 Show Time 8pm.

The MURRAY & PENNY Show Tuesday Nights, begining October 10th, at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard Street at Stanton.

The 6th International Festival of Contemporary Arts CITY OF WOMEN opens on Wednesday, October 4th with the exhibition "Sense" by the Slovene photographer Manja ZORE (8 pm).

Performance artist and club scene legend Julie Tolentino premieres her first evening-length work in New York City October 5-7 [Thu-Sat] 8pm $15 October 5 [Thu] Post-performance discussion The Kitchen is located at 512 West 19th Street.

Franklin Furnace artist Yoav Gal at CO-OPERA INAUGURAL CONCERT October 5, 14th Street Y, 344 East 14th St. Thursday, 8:00 PM One night only Tickets at the door, $15.

Franklin Furnace artist Diane Ludin performs this Thursday! at Rhizome OpenMouse™ at FUN, Thursday, September 28, 2000 10-11 PM

The eighth annual DOWNTOWN ARTS FESTIVAL September 8 - 24, 2000
art / music / performance / digital / film www.simonsays.org

DIANE LUDIN: i-drunners: re_flesh the body Presented by Franklin Furnace under the aegis of jihui (A Project of the NetArt Initiative): Thursday, September 14, 2000 7 PM at Parsons Center for New Design 55 West 13th Street, 9th Fl. and live online at www.franklinfurnace.org.

DANNY TISDALE: Washington Pavilion to facilitate new community artist-in-residence project - Sioux Falls 2000 (THE ART OF CHANGE) with artist Danny Tisdale.

"PERFONEWS" an e-mail bulletin with the latest in performance art, "cultural wards," virtual art and a bunch of other cultural stuff. It is now being sent around the world to 18 countries in Spanish language.

Rapid Fire by ANDREA POLLI at The Kitchen presented by Franklin Furnace in collaboration with the NetArt Initiative! Friday, July 28 doors open at 8 PM performance at 8:30 PM and netcast live online at Franklin Furnace.

PECULIAR WORKS PROJECT Presents THE JUDSON HOUSE PROJECT A Celebration of the History and Legacy of Judson House Before the Wrecking Ball Strikes! Four Days Only! Thursday, July 27 - Sunday, July 30!

Lesbian Performance Extravaganza! by JESS DOBKIN - Friday, July 28, 2000 at Dixon Place.

Artery: The AIDS-Arts Forum The Estate Project's website (www.artistswithAIDS.org) announces the launch of an important new component- Artery: The AIDS-Arts Forum. Artery's mission is to examine both the history of the AIDS crisis and its changing face as reflected in the arts.

"Performance Art 101: or How to be a Performance Artist," MARTHA WILSON will teach a one-week workshop this summer at Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, July 31-August 1.

Petition to support workers striking MoMA PLEASE SIGN AND CIRCULATE!

Participate in a VOLUNTEER LAWYERS FOR THE ARTS questionnaire to help clarify and protect the rights and obligations of collaborative artists and creators.

THE FUTURE OF THE PRESENT 2000 Franklin Furnace's Spring Season.

Rapid Fire by ANDREA POLLI  On-Line website premiere, Friday, July 14, 2000 at Frankin Furnace.

BETTY BEAUMONT is currently exhibiting a selection of 12 photographic prints from her LOVE CANAL USA series in the group exhibition 'Nobodies Home,' at the Kunstbunker-Forum in Nuremberg, Germany.

Circus Celebrates 10th Anniversary! CIRCUS AMOK ** Coming to a Park or Community Garden Near You ** Next Stop: Thursday, June 22 Marcus Garvey Park, Manhattan, 6pm

NAAO OPEN SOURCE Event June 22-25 2000 NYC

ANNIE SPRINKLE at The Robert J. Shiffler Collection & Foundation
This is a very comprehensive site, images, video and lots of great and sexy text. "The Post Porn Modernist Show is the story of Annie Sprinkle's sexual evolution told, and explored, through a series of burlesque-like autobiographical multi-media vignettes."

PONTIAC V. JEF BOURGEAU POLICE RAID MUSEUM Director Cited for Obscenity. Detroit - A museum symposium on censorship and its complementary exhibition were disrupted by a police raid on March 4, 2000.

ANDREA POLLI will be showing and discussing her performance work with eye and motion tracking devices and presenting new work at jihui (A Project of the NetArt Initiative) Monday, June 19, 2000 6 PM at Parsons Center for New Design 55 West 13th Street, 9th Fl.

Söma, Söma, Söma Performance/Installation project by PATTY CHANG, GEOFFREY HENDRICKS, and WILLIAM POPE.L Tuesday, June 20th 6 to 9 pm Opening reception and performances.

Millennium's Neighborhood—Against the Malling of New York: Discussion hosted by Reverend PETER LAARMAN, BILL TALEN (REVEREND BILLY), and RENO. Saturday, June 17, 8pm.

Hillary Rodham Clinton (LINDA MONTANO) and Barbara Bush (MARTHA WILSON) face off for the benefit of The Pauine Oliveros Foundation Tuesday, June 13, 8:00 PM The Knitting Factory, Main Space.

SEEMEN at The Eyebeam Atelier, Inc. presented by Franklin Furnace in collaboration with the NetArt Initiative!
Friday, June 9th and Saturday June 10th, 2000 doors open at 9 PM performance at 10 PM live at The Eyebeam Atelier, Inc. 542 West 21st Street (the Future Site of The Eyebeam Atelier, Inc. New Museum of Art and Technology) and netcast live online at Franklin Furnace and the NetArt Initiative.

JACK WATERS' upcoming events June 7th at 7:00 PM Art and Activism - A Redefinition a panel at Thread Waxing Space Space.

Come be an honorary GUERRILLA GIRL for a day! The Guerrilla Girls will be present on June 4, 2000 at the 54th Annual Tony Awards to put a spotlight on racism and sexism on Broadway.

EXCAVATING THE ARCHIVE: NEW TECHNOLOGIES OF MEMORY an international colloquium on the state of digital archiving Saturday June 3rd, 2000 9.30am-6.00pm at Swayduck Auditorium, Parsons School of Design.

SUSANA COOK at The Kitchen Franklin Furnace alum Susanna Cook's Gross National Product June 1-3 (Thurs-Sat) 10pm $12.

SAPPHIRE, BRENDA COULTAS & EDWIN TORRES June 2 The New York Open Center, as part of the "Beats & Beyond" series.

PAMELA SNEED, Franklin Furnace Artist Hits the Bigtime! Pamela Sneed will perform a new collection of her work at Joe's Pub on Wednesday May 31 at 8:30 pm!

JANINE POMMY VEGA May 24 at The New York Open Center, as part of the "Beats & Beyond" series.

Come celebrate China Blue's 1st Birthday party on Monday May 22 at 8:00 pm.

Reverend Billy rocks Starbucks! Theater At St. Clement's, May 18, 19, 20, 21

REPOHISTORY CIRCULATION: Mapping Human Blood In New York City MAGNETIC ART IN CITY STREETS and "ADJUSTED" METROCARDS begins April 30, 2000.

Scott C Durkin's Live Netcast Friday, April 28th 5 PM

Danny Tisdale's 15MINUTES 2000 (THE ART OF CHANGE) Friday, March 31, 2000 7-8 PM at Parsons Auditorium, 66 5th Avenue, NYC and live online.

Franklin Furnace's Call for Entries All entries must be postmarked by April 1, 2000.

Jeff Weiss wins the Chesley Memorial Prize On Thursday, March 30th, Jeff Weiss will receive The Robert Chesley Memorial Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Gay and Lesbian Playwriting.

Franklin Furnace Fundwinner at MoMA! Nancy Andrews: AN EPIC FALLING BETWEEN THE CRACKS
Monday, March 13, 2000 at The Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53 Street

Tehching Hsieh Public Report January 1, 2000 at 2 pm at Judson Memorial Church with web updates.

"The Archives of the Avant-Garde (Archiving the Non-Archival)" Martha Wilson will chair a panel for the annual conference of the College Art Asssociation being held in New York, Friday, February 25 and Saturday, February 26.

RepoHistory presents CIRCULATION, opening Thursday, February 24. CIRCULATION investigates the economic, historic, and cultural significance of human blood and the layers of social meaning that it engenders.

Split Britches' Peggy Shaw & Lois Weaver perform with Stacy Makishi, February 17 - March 5.