FRANKLIN FURNACE presents
THE HISTORY OF THE FUTURE

20 netcasts of temporal art every Friday at 5 PM (EST)
on The Performance Channel at
www.channelp.com and here
at franklinfurnace.org.
To view upcoming and archived performances, download
the RealPlayerTM plug-in, available at www.real.com.

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THE HISTORY OF THE FUTURE PRESS RELEASE

How to watch a Netcast and how to Chat

For program descriptions, click on the program titles.
For artist statements, click on the artist's name.
To play archived netcast click on the date.


Play live Netcast 5 PM EST Fridays. 


The Body as Art Medium

Friday, October 15, 1999, more info

Jill Scott, "Taped";

Tari Ito, "Face: Memory of the Epidermis";


Nigel Rolfe, "Rope";

Art in the Environment

Friday, October 29, 1999, more info

Billy Curmano, "Swimming the Mississippi";


Alva Rogers, "The bride who became
frightened when she saw life open";

Art History

Friday, November 12, 1999, more info

Guy de Cointet;


Kim Irwin / Jody Oberfelder, "X-Cheerleaders";

The World's a Stage
Friday, November 26, 1999, more info
(Day After Thanksgiving)

Julie Laffin, "Various States of D(u)ress";

Yvette Helin, "Pedestrian Project";


Ron Athey, "Four Scenes From a Harsh Life;"

Gender Benders

Friday, December 3, 1999, more info

Cathay Che, "Impact 25";

The Culture Wars, I.

Date: To be announced more info

Holly Hughes, "Preaching to the Perverted";


Monologue
Date: To Be Announced more info

Tanya Barfield, "Without skin or/ Breathlessness";

David Cale; Deborah Edmeades, "Fancy Ladies";


Frank Moore, "Cave of Dreams";

Race
Date: To Be Announced more info

Robbie McCauley, "Sally's Rape";

Art/Life
Date: To Be Announced more info

Linda Montano, "Mitchell's Death";

Annie Lanzillotto, "How to Cook a Heart."


Patty Chang, "Fountain;" Susan Mogul, "Take Off";

Global Art

Date: To Be Announced more info

 

The Age of Avant-Garde Innocence

Friday, October 8, 1999, more info

William Wegman and Man Ray;

Michael Smith as Baby IKKI.

Tehching Hsieh, "One Year Performance,
April 11, 1980-April 11,1981.
"

Matt Mullican, hypnosis tapes;

Papo Colo, "West Side Highway Drag: Superman 51 ";

David Leslie, "Impact Addict."

Endurance
Friday, October 22, 1999, more info

Donna Henes, "Chance For Peace." 


Ken Butler; Grisha Coleman and Hotmouth;


Doug Skinner at the Party Club.

Music as Art
Friday, November 5, 1999, more info

Andrea Fraser, "Museum Highlights: A Gallery Talk"

  Moe Angelos and Peg Healey, "Dreamworld";

Kriota Willberg, "Doggie Style";

Ilona Granet, "Rape."

Feminism

Friday, November 19, 1999, more info

Fiona Templeton, "You the City";

Andre Stitt, "Witness" akshun.

Frank Green, "The Scarlet Letters."

Art in the Age of AIDS

Wednesday, December 1, 1999, more info

(Coincides with "A Day Without Art," Dec. 1st, A day to remember AIDS' toll on the arts community)

Diane Torr, "Drag King for a Day";

Fen-Ma Liu Ming, "Photographing the Audience."

Friday, December 10, 1999, more info

Paul McMahon, "Rock and Roll Therapist";

Linda Sibio, "West Virginia Schizophrenic Blues"

Tim Miller, "Stretch Marks."

The Culture Wars, II.
Date: To Be Announced more info

John Fleck, "A Snowball's Chance in Hell";

Annie Sprinkle, "Post Porn Modernist."

Lenora Champagne, "Getting over Tom."


Jesse Jane Lewis, "Stings," "A Change in the Perception of Red," "Video SkitZ,"
"Stick to Black."

Dis-Ability

Date: To Be Announced more info

William Pope.L, "Crawl"; Pamela Sneed.

Guillermo Gomez-Peņa and Coco Fusco,
"The Couple in the Cage."

John Malpede, LAPD;
Jennifer Miller, "Circus Amok";

Art and Politics
Date: To Be Announced more info


Alien Comic's performance for
"Live on the Bounding Main";

Patty Chang, "Fountain"; Pat Oleszko.

The Extended Body

Date: To Be Announced more info

Cathy Weis;

Tehching Hsieh, "13-year performance";

Julia Heyward, "Mood Music."