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Donna Henes, FF Alumn, presents 27th Annual Winter Solstice, Friday December 21, 2001.
Nicolas Dumit Estevez presents CAVUM GLORIOSUM, at Dixon Place, December 7-22, 2001.
Aaron Landsman, FF Alumn, performs DESK, November 29 - December 23.
Seven Layers of Skin at WOW Café, Dec. 13-15, 20, 21 & 27-29, 2001.
Michael Smith, FF Alumn, presents a new installation at Christine Burgin, November 9-December 30, 2001.
Peter Cramer, Jack Waters, FF Alumns, curate an online exhibition thru 12/31/1.
Lynn Book, FF Alumn, presents voice labs in December, 2001.
Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. (ASCI) webcasts a symposium on collaboration, thru: December 31, 2001.
Franklin Furnace presents l o g - i n / l o c k e d o u t , by Gabriele Leidloff, Wednesday, December 19, 2001 3 PM - 4PM.
at the Bronx Museum, Friday, Dec. 14, 7-10 PM, Free
The Lower East Side Biography Project with ABC No Rio present Video Screening Party, December 14, 2001.
Andre Stitt, FF Alumn, announces the publication of Small Time Life.
ARTLIFE celebrates its 25th Anniversary!
Friedman, FF Alumn, announces publication of 52 Events.
Guerrilla Girls, Sunday, December 16.
Mr. Murray Hill, FF Alumn, performs December 2, 9 and 16, 2001 at Fez.
Reverend Billy, FF Alumn, at The Culture Project Theatre, Nov 4-Dec. 16, 2001.
Theodora Skipitares, FF Alumn, in Public Talk, Dec. 11, 2001 at 7:30 PM.
Donna Henes, FF Alumn, celebrates the darkest week of the year, Dec. 14, 2001, 7:30 PM.
Mike Asente, FF Alum, opens at Frederieke Taylor Gallery, December 6, 2001.
Charas Community Center honored by Reverend Billy, December 9, 7:30 PM.
Watanabe, FF Alumn, new work, Dec. 10, 2001, 6-8 PM.
Patricia Hoffbauer, FF Alumn, in Live from Downtown on DCTV, November 19 - December 10.
Nora York, FF Alumn, sings on December 13, 2001 at 7 PM at Makor.
to the WTC tragedy from Franklin Furnace and the NYC Artists'
-- NYFA guidelines for Artists' Fellowship.
-- International Arts Critics Association (IACA) offers aid.
-- Exhibition "From the Ashes" at Cuando, Oct 6 -Nov 6, 2001.
-- Artist residences in Santa Fe.
Franklin Furnace launches new website!
Laura Parnes, Sue de Beer, Patty Chang, FF Alumns in MIMIC, Opening December 1, 2001 at Gale Gates.
Barbara Ess, FF Alumn, book / CD signing, Dec. 1, 2001, 6-8, at Printed Matter.
Janine Gordon, FF Alumn, in group show opening Dec. 1st, 2001.
Skuta Helgason, FF Alumn, at Art in General, through December 2, 2001.
Allen, FF Alumn, presents writing workshops, Dec. 2, 2001
The Art of Creation panel discussion, December 3, 2001.
Andel, FF Alumn, in a panel in Prague, December 3-5, 2001.
Julia Mandle, FF Alumn, presents Return, opening December 5, 2001.
D.A.P. art books now presents its catalogue online at artbook.com.
YADDO artist residencies available.
The Daniel Langlois Foundation calls for 2002 projects.
Collision Theory is seeking two performers for March 2002.
[BAM New Media] Arts in Multimedia starts Nov 20th!
Donna Henes, FF Alumn, presents Full Frost Moon Drumming Circle, Nov. 30, 2001.
Susana Cook, FF Alumn, will be performing Liars 17 on the Internet, November 2001.
Evening of short performances at The Rotunda Gallery, Nov. 30, 2001, 7 PM.
Norm Magnusson, FF Alumn, new painting exhibit opens Nov. 29, 2001.
Donna Henes, FF Alumn, reads from her new book, Nov. 29, 2001 at 7 PM.
Robert Atkins, Carrie Moyer, FF Alumns, in Panel Discussion at School of Visual Arts, NYC, Nov. 29, 2001.
Micki Watanabe, FF Alumn, in Museum of Unspoken Desire, opens Nov. 15, 2001.
Raul Zamudio & Javier Telles, FF Alumns, present Lost in Space, opening Nov. 15, 2001.
Book Works Workshop at Tate Modern, November 10 and 17, 2001.
The Three Willies, FF Alumns, at The Kitchen, Nov. 7-17, 2001.
Patty Chang, Jack Waters, Peter Cramer, FF Alumns, in MIX 2001: 15th NY Lesbian & Gay Experimental Film/Video Festival, Nov. 14-18, 2001 at Anthology Film Archives.
New Play about Creativity without Memory at HERE, Oct. 30 - Nov. 18, 2001.
IMAGINE: IRAQ A Theatrical Event Staged Reading of Eight New Works-in-Progress and One New York Premiere, November 19, 2001 at The Great Hall of Cooper Union.
Coco Fusco, FF Alumn, and Ricardo Dominguez, perform in Finland, November 22, 2001.
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council news.
Rhizome Remix @ Galapagos Celebrating Franklin Furnace's 25th Year! November 8, 2001.
RENO, FF Alumn, adds another venue!
SOUTH/NORTH MEXICO XXIth VII INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF VIRTUAL VISUAL/ EXPERIMENTAL POETRY The VII Biennial will take place on October-November of 2001 and it will have as main headquarters Mexico City.
Cheri Gaulke, FF Alumn, in Kutztown, November 2, 2001.
Patty Chang, FF Alumn, performs November 2nd and also has received the Colbert Award for Excellence: The Downtown Arts Projects Emerging Artists Awards.
GAle GAtes, FF Alum, presents Strange Birds through November 3, 2001.
Patricia Hoffbauer, FF Alumn, presents work on November 1-4, 2001.
Gearoid Dolan, FF Alumn, "Nothing and More" Sunday, November 4th, at 6:30pm.
Linda Montano, Alison Knowles, FF Alumns, in Artists' Panel, Nov. 5, 7:30 pm.
Ken Butler, FF Alumn, performs November 6th, 2001, at Galapagos in Brooklyn!
SAVE THE DATE:3 great events, including Franklin Furnace's 25th Anniversary Party, November 8, 2001.
FF Alumn and Gabriel Cody books party at Printed Matter, Nov. 8.
Tim Miller, FF Alumn, presents Fall News, 2001.
Helen Varley Jamieson, FF Intern Alumn, presents new work on the web.
RENO, FF Alumn, performs at LaMaMa (extended) Mondays at 8PM.
Daria Fain, FF Alumn, calls for movement performers.
High school students are invited to submit writing to 'September 11: Students Write."
Sonja Rapoport, FF Alumn, announces new work on her website.
First Annual Bax10 Awards, November 1, 2001.
Julie Harrison, FF Alumn, launches book October 30, 2001.
Nora York, FF Alumn, performs October 30, 2001.
Louise Liliefeldt presents SPECIMEN in late October, 2001 at Art System, Toronto.
Joshua Fried, FF Alumn, at BAM, October 28, 2001.
Andre Stitt, FF Alumn, curator of SPAN2; ends October 27, 2001.
Fusco, FF Alumn, new date and venue for Book Launch, October
Susana Cook, Diane Torr FF Alumns, at WOW Café, Friday October 19, 2001 at 11pm.
Cin-o-matic opens Friday, October 19th, 2001 at the New Museum.
Circus Amok, FF Alumns, at WOW Café,
October 18-20, 2001.
Seiji Shimoda, FF Alumn's performance art festival October 19-20, 2001.
RENO, FF Alumn, presents "Rebel without a Pause" October 4-21, 2001.
Tish Benson, FF Alumn, presents a creative writing workshop (classes begin week of October 21, 2001).
Marcus Young, Franklin Furnace Future of the Present, shows: "20010624newyork0722."
Devora Neumark, FF Alumn, performance cancelled.
Frederieke Taylor Gallery celebrates the life of Archie Ammons, October 18, 2001.
Peter Cramer, Jack Waters, Sarah Schulman, FF Alumns, appear on PBS, October 15 & 18, 2001 in NYC.
Marjorie Kouns, FF member, shows paintings in NYC, opening October 16, 2001.
Coco Fusco, FF Alumn, releases her new book, October 2001.
Aaron Landsman, FF Alumn, reads poems, October 13, 2001.
Tim Miller and Guillermo Gomez Peña, FF Alumns, at Arizona State University, October 2001.
John Fleck, FF Alumn, has a recurring role in the new Star Trek series!
Linda Carmella Sibio, FF Alumn, hosts The Cracked Eggs Art Workshops.
Gertrude Stein, honored October 6-14, 2001.
Devora Neumark, FF Alumn, presents at Artists' Space, October 7-14. 2001.
Storme Webber Presents A Festival of International Artists for Peace, Oct. 11-13, 2001.
Joseph Nechvatal, FF Alumn, at Julia Friedman Gallery, September 7 - October 13, 2001.
Murray Hill, FF Alumn, at Lot 61, October 7, 2001.
Donna Henes, FF Alumn, presents A Jubilee Party, October 6, 2001.
Wolfgang Stahle, FF Alumn, at Postmasters Gallery, New York, Sept. 6 - October 6, 2001.
Jennifer Miller, FF Alumn, and her Circus Amok Band, CD release party October 5, 2001.
911--The September 11th Project, Monday, October 1, 2001.
G.H. Hovagimyan, FF Alumn, at Postmasters Gallery, September 30, 2001.
Jay Critchley, FF Alumn, in the Tiresome Tabernacle Choir on Saturday, September 29, 5:00 pm.
Intellectual Property and Multimedia in the Digital Age meeting, Sept. 24, 2001.
David Medalla, FF Alumn, at The British Museum, London, Sept. 22, 2001.
Lots of FF Alumns perform to celebrate the launch of Art Action, Sept. 21, 2001.
Art and Democracy symposium at NYU, Friday, September 14, 2001.
Barbara Pollack, FF Alumn, presents Dance Party opening Sept. 12, 2001.
Downtown Arts Festival, September 7 - 28, 2001.
Mark Fox, FF Alumn, presents Downburst, opening Sept. 7, 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Tanya Barfield and Clarinda MacLow, FF Alumns at PS 122, Sept. 6-23, 2001.
Georgianna Stout & Susan Sellers, FF Alumns, at Artists' Space, opening Sept. 6, 2001.
Bruno Ricard's LIFE, presented by Franklin Furnace, premiers September 5, 2001!
Todd Alcott, FF Alumn, presents HELSINOR at the Theatorium, Sept. 5-29, 2001.
Oscar McLennan and Anne Seagrave, FF Alumns, in NYC, September 2001.
Jessie Jane Lewis, FF Alum, at Nexus Foundation, Philadelphia.
Ken Butler, FF Alumn, presents Voices of Anxious Objects, Hamburg, Germany, Sept. 2001.
Titans Vaudeville @ the NY International Fringe Festival, August 2001.
'Guerilla Performance and Multimedia' by Leslie Hill and Helen Paris now available.
Anita Chao, FF Alumn, in GROUNDZERO: 01, August 16, 2001.
Joni Mabe, FF Alumn, Elvis Presley Festival, August 11, 2001.
Nicole Eisenman, FF Alumn, exhibits in Houston, thru August 11, 2001.
Frank Moore, FF Alumn, adds an August performance in New York City.
Opportunity: Local Television Project Manager sought, deadline July 31, 2001.
Rae C. Wright, FF Alumn, performs at Dixon Place starting July 31, 2001.
Frederieke Taylor Gallery presents "Gone Missing," through July 29, 2001
OpenMouse nite at FUN, July 26, 2001.
Andrea Polli, FF Alumn, in LA, SF, Toronto, Chicago and Sao Paulo, Summer, 2001.
Karen Finley, FF Alumn, at Westbeth, NYC, July 24-August 25, 2001 and also at DIA.
Linda M Montano's, FF Alumn, book (537 pages) on performance art is published!
The Guerilla Performance and Multimedia Guide now available.
Gearoid Dolan, FF Alumn, in Ireland, Summer 2001.
Annie Sprinkle's, FF Alumn, newest book now available.
Last call for entry for the graz biennial DEADLINE July 25th, 2001.
Dyke Action Machine, Franklin Furnace Future of the Present 2001 recipients, present GYNADOME and their very first Chatroom Event, July 20, 2001, 8 PM.
D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers announces the release of 2 new books.
Rachel Rosenthal's Workshops, an FF Alumn, at ESPACE DBD Studio.
Linda Sibio and Adrienne Jenik, FF Alumns, perform July 14, 2001
Kriota Willberg, FF Alumn, seeks volunteer camera person.
Joni Mabe, FF Alumn, Loudermilk Boarding House Museum now open.
COURT RULES AGAINST CHARAS COMMUNITY CENTER
Call for papers on FLUXUS
on archiving theater, London, England, June 29, 2001
Bruno Ricard: Life ®, presented by Franklin Furnace at jihui, June 28, 2001.
Shu Lea Cheang's new Net Installation, June 22-July 29, 2001.
Susana Cook, FF Alumn, presents THE FRAUD, July 2001 at WOW Cafe.
Frank Moore, FF Alumn, performs August 25, 2001, at sPACe.
Jennifer Miller, FF Alumn, CIRCUS AMOK last 5 shows, June 21-24, 2001.
Melinda Klayman, FF Alumn, in SNOW BLOSSOM HOUSE online exhibition.
Raul Zamudio, FF Alumn, curates Bik Van Der Pol, June 21, 2001.
Diane Ludin, FF Alumn, presents online, Reflective Performance System
Alvin Eng, FF Alumn, performs this Friday and Saturday, June 8 and 9, 2001.
Clifford Owens, Franklin Furnace Fundwinner, and Nicolás Dumit Estévez performs Tuesday, June 12, 2001 at Dixon Place.
The Markers will exhibit at Venice Biennale 2001.
Elise Kermani, FF Alumn, in "Wak Auf," June 16, 17, and 21, 2001.
Donna Henes, FF Alumn, presents a Sizzling Solstice Ceremony, June 20, 2001.
DAVID LESLIE, FF Alumn, and others at Exit Art through May 19, 2001.
Christy Rupp, FF Alumn, patentable future, genetically altered sculpture at Frederieke May 11 - June 17, 2001.
NORA YORK, FF Alumn, to sing: working title REDEMPTION : a "How To" MAKOR Thursday May 24, 2001.
Ken Butler, FF Alumn, VOICES OF ANXIOUS OBJECTS June 2 & 6, 2001.
net.ephemera, Curated by Mark Tribe of Rhizome.org, Moving Image Gallery, May 3-31, 2001.
The Gibraltar Point Artist Residency Program is now accepting applications from professional artists of all disciplines, deadline: June 28, 2001.
DANIEL LANGLOIS FOUNDATION
LAUNCHES A PROGRAM
OF GRANTS FOR RESEARCHERS IN RESIDENCE.
Call for participation cast01: Symposium on Communication of Art, Science and Technology submission deadline May 31, 2001.
Cuban artists sought for a festival in Slupsk, Poland in June 2001.
Matthew Geller's temporary outdoor installation, Foggy Day will be installed at Marketfield Street. The installation will open in mid-June 2001.
MARGARETT PERRY, John Tedeschi, Julie Troost present a new play. May 29-June 3, 2001.
CALL FOR FILM AND VIDEO ENTRIES FOR EXTREMELY SHORTS IV: JURIED BY ED HALTER DEADLINE: MAY 7, 2001
JOHN FLECK, FF Alumn, in MUD IN YOUR EYE, May 3-13, 2001 at PS-122.
NET.ART EXHIBITION, at MobileGaze call for submissions due May 1, 2001.
ANAHI CACERES at DCTV: The Furnace at the Firehouse, April 30, 2001.
The Locution Retrospective @ Location One through April 28th, 2001, a video exhibition featuring five artists from the Locution @ Location One series.
NURTUREart Reaches the Heights A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Art Including: Sandra Bermudez, Aram Jiblian nad William Crow. March 10 - April 24, 2001
Madcat Women's 5th Annual International Film Festival Call for submissions due April 30, 2001.
DCTV's Cyberstudio for the Arts, Artists-in-Residence program is seeking artists.
Joshua Fried, FF Alumn, presents HEADFONE FOLLIES every Saturday through April at HERE.
REVEREND BILLY'S Spring Revival With the Stop Shopping Gospel Choir Comic Church Service with lotsa Alleluhiah. Five Sundays: March 11th - April 15th, 2001.
PENNY ARCADE, FF Alumn, at the Public Theater, April 13, 14, 2001.
JASON BOWMAN, FF Alumn, performs April 15, 2001.
NANCY ALFARO, FF Alumn, and others dance at University Settlement, April 17, 2001.
PAMELA SNEED, FF Alumn, returns to the Public Theater, April 17, 24 and May 1, 2001.
LINDA SIBIO FF Alumn is at it again! On April 19, 2001 at 8:00 PM at the High Desert Playhouse.
PALATES OF PLEASURE: THE PHILOSOPHY & POLITICS OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN FOOD Conference at NYU and elsewhere, April 19-21, 2001.
Call for theatre artists and groups to participate in Catskills Festival of New Theatre this summer.
ANNOUNCING TEATRE VIRTUAL at a computer near you ! from February 22 to April 21, 2001.
DYKE ACTION MACHINE! presented by Franklin Furnace THE FUTURE OF THE PRESENT 2001.
JACK WATERS launches SUPERSCHMOOZIO,THE GAME OF THE INTERNATIONAL ART MARKET and the launch of Playing SCHMOOZIO online.
FRANKLIN FURNACE OPEN CALL TO ALL ARTISTS DEADLINE: April 1st, 2001.
NANCY ALFARO, FF Alumn, presents SEX & THE SINGLE MOTHER, March 23 & 24, 2001 at Brooklyn Arts Exchange.
WhatRULooking@? a project developed through the Performance Studies Department at New York University, on March 24, 2001.
Fourth International Browserday at Great Hall, Cooper Union, March 29, 2001.
Tiffany Ludwig, FF Staffer, Provides Expertise at Guggenheim Conference, Preserving the Immaterial: A Conference on Variable Media, March 30, 31, 2001.
TONY OURSLER presents TimeStream, a broadband Web site, at The Museum of Modern Art.
John Fleck, Dark Bob, Keith Antar Mason, FF Alumns, at Hollywood Knitting Facvtory, April 1, 2001.
MARK MORRIS, FF Alumn, performing at the Brooklyn Academy of Music March 13, 16, and 17, 2001.
FEAR OF FICTION at Anthology Film Archives March 15 - 18th, 2001.
FIONA TEMPLETON, FF Alumn , presents a playreading, March 19, 2001, 3 PM at the New York Theatre Workshop.
GIGI OTALVARO-HORMILLOSA, Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art reciepient, presents "Inverted Minstrel", March 14, 16 & 17, 2001 at Brooklyn Arts Exchange Womens' Festival March 22 & 23, 2001 at various locations.
ART and DEMOCRACY presented at Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, March 20, 2001.
"QUEENS IN MANHATTAN" March 21, 2001 Wed, an evening of four Queens artists reading and performing their works Judith Sloan, Warren Lehrer, Hal Sirowitz and Alvin Eng.
ALVIN ENG, FF Alumn, presents "The Flushing Cycle" on March 21, 2001.
NORA YORK sings Breaking Tradition (Work in Progress) Thursday MARCH 15, 2001 7pm at MAKOR.
Power Identity and Performance call for proposals due March 10, 2001. Proposed Special Session for the 2001 MLA Conference in New Orleans on any relationship between power, identity and performance in the transition from graduate student to professor.
Director of Galleries sought, Moore College of Art and Design. posted February 15, 2001.
Creative Capital: Two positions available at Creative Capital, Deadline March 1, 2001
The Murray Hill Show announces events this week: KITCSH INN -March 9th at TRUE & HOMOCORPS - Sat, March 10th at CBGB's.
STEVEN AUSBURY, Franklin Furnace Alum, performs in San Diego, March 8, 2001, in Environmental Opera Biospheria.
DEBORAH EDMEADES, FF Alumn, presents ARSE ABOUT FACE Performance Series, March 1-3 2001.
Franklin Furnace Board member to impact future art history!
ArtSci2001 Symposium Announcement & Call for Presentation Proposals Catalyst for Collaboration Deadline: March 1, 2001
Franklin Furnace presents THE FUTURE OF THE PRESENT at the Walker Art Center Franklin Furnace's first full season as a virtual presenting institution.
IN THE FLOW back at www.franklinfurnace.org! After a two year hiatus, in which the catalogue has been off-line, we are happy to announce the re-posting of the up-dated "In The Flow" web site.
THE FRANKLIN FURNACE FUND FOR PERFORMANCE ART AWARDS, 2000-2001! FRANKLIN FURNACE announces this year's winners.
A New Art Journal: CONNECT: art.politics.theory.practice. CONNECT is an exciting new journal that tackles the tough and urgent questions posed by the transformations of cultural production in an age of globalization.
The Estate Project for Artists With AIDS and Artery: the AIDS-Arts Journal announce the fall issue of Artery devoted to the memorial and titled In Memoriam.
The UBC Department of Fine Arts invites applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment in Studio Art, at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2001.
Call for information on arts organizations for presentation in Croatia!
MURRY HILL FF Alum and former Mayoral candidate at Siren, February 13, 2001.
Sapphire, FF Alum, at Dixon Place February 1, 2001. "Wild Thing" performed by Allison Findlater written by Sapphire.
Joshua Fried, and Tom Murrin, FF Alums, at HERE Art Center HEADFONE FOLLIES for seven headphone-driven performers and taped musical accompaniment. Saturdays February 3, 10, 17, 24 March 3, 10
Nora York, FF Alum, to sing HEART THROB Tuesday, February 8th at The Knitting Factory.
Carolee Schneemann, FF alum, MORE WRONG THINGS continuing through February 10, 2001 at WHITE BOX.
WWW.BUSHBURNING.ORG is a forum for the development of creative responses that reflect the will of the people in contrast to the last presidential election. They are planning mock inaugural balls to be held across the nation to coincide with the inauguration of George W. Bush on January 20, 2001. They will gather with a symbolic burning bush in hand to register our opposition to the perversion of the democratic process.
An online campaign called OpposeAshcroft.com is collecting signatures urging the Senate to take a close look at the Ashcroft record before voting on the nomination of John Ashcroft to be U.S. Attorney General.
Election Protest Art Exhibition - call for entries Dimpled Art? Steal this Show? Supreme Court of Artists Render an Opinion
Rutgers University in Newark, N.J. is looking for someone to teach 2 classes in digital design.
Franklin Furnace presents four artists at Digital H@ppy Hour at the Kitchen Wednesday, January 31, 2001.
Nora York, Franklin Furnace alum, sings: "Give It UP!" New and old songs for the New Millennium! Thursday January 25, 2001, at MAKOR (new York's new center for culture)
OpenMouse night at FUN January 25, 2001 Rhizome OpenMouse with Cultural Alchemy/Soundlab.
Tehching Hsieh at Jack Tilton Gallery Tehching Hsieh, FF Alum, will discuss his work at Jack Tilton Gallery on January 27th and February 10th 2001.
WBAI needs your help on January 27th join the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, for a teach-in about WBAI.
REPOhistory and "The Paths of Resistance" at MOMA until January 30, 2001.
The First Survey Exhibition on Eastern European Body Art Examines Work in Fourteen Countries at EXIT ART/THE FIRST WORLD Opening Reception: Saturday, January 20, 2001
UNDO Looking for suitable way to "welcome in" the inauguration? Come to the opening of UNDO a special group exhibition of contemporary artists' responses to the debacle of Election 2000, Saturday January 20th, 2001
John Fleck and Murray Hill, Franklin Furnace Alums, at Joe's Pub Tuesday, January 9, 2001
Lenora Champagne, Franklin Furnace Alum, at HERE THE MAMA DRAMAS January 10, 11 & 14, 2001
Lower East Side Biography Project by Penny Arcade and Steve Zehentner Wednesdays at 11pm
The Forward Thinking Artist-Fellowships, application due January 6, 2001
ART IN MOTION II The University of Southern California School of Fine Arts second annual international festival of time-based media, presented in collaboration with the Santa Monica Museum of Art. February 15, 16, 17, 2001 ENTRY DEADLINE: January 1, 2001