John Good - trombone & vocals, Jesse Sternberg - acoustic guitar, vocals & song-writer, Danielle Kolker - ukulele, clarinet & backup vocals, Jesse Jacobsen - Bass guitar & lead guitar and Eric Dryburgh - Drums - together make Out Of System Transfer!
Article by Avi Werde - Photos by Ruvi Leider Photography
For this 'For Locals By Locals' event, we teamed up with NASMO, an event based platform for forward and creative thinking projects, where young ambitious early stage ideas are welcome to be shared for resources and opinions of likeminded peers.
Doyle Bley, a seasoned photographer and illustrator, presents his interpretation of relationships. Specifically relationships between humans and the sacrifices made in conjunction with the benefits gained, as well as the relationship between one and their body. He is obsessed with capturing the intangibles of a moment, striving to perfect this by experimenting with pre and post photographic processes, becoming an alchemist of instant interoperation.
Generally when a project is being featured, describing the actual project and what it stands for, gets the 'need-to-know' information across. But that wont cut it for this weeks interactive installation created my Michelle Lin and Rosalie Yu, two ITP students with a project over multiple art mediums.
Article by Avi Werde - Photography by Alex Jorgenson
Talia Lavin is a talented, well-educated poet and spoken-word artist, who can not only spin a web of wonderful words, but she also taught herself Russian among other languages just to better understand poetry in its proper tongue. We had the opportunity to sit down with Talia and hear about how she got from Harvard University to Mister Rogers.
Well, it seems we've had interactive brilliance staring us in face this whole time and somehow it's only being surfaced to a FLBL, just now. Without further adieu ladies and gentlemen, I am pleased to introduce, 'Subway Stories', an interactive video installation created by Alon Chitayat (pronounced Chit-a-yat) and Jeff Ong!
In this profile, I will surface the entertaining way each of these members met, their amazing energy, their individual histories and being that this is being presented post-show, I include a review of their recent 'FLBL' performance. Exciting stuff!
Kenny Warren & Jeremiah Lockwood, are two members of Laila and Smitty, a band named after Kenny's great Aunt and Uncle and are one of the many acts performing at the upcoming FLBL xi event, on the 18th of March.
meet someone who is a solo upright bass performer, is not an everyday occurrence. Finding a prolific solo upright bass performer, is even more rare. Although it's normal to have bass do a solo part during a song, what I am bring to the table is the bass as a solo instrument on it's own.
Amidst the bustle of Armory Arts Week, THE(UN)FAIR rekindles the guerilla-style art show; a carefully curated exhibit made possible by the cooperation and collaboration of cutting-edge artists, supportive space owners, keen-eyed curators and supportive sponsors.
"My musical life now, consists of a lot of touring! I just got off tour from the Midwest and Canada with a Band named Sweet Talk - a sort of math-rock sound with trumpet, of which I am its guitarist" - Dustin Carlson, when asked to describe his present musical career...
Article by Avi Werde -- Photos by Schneur Menaker Photography
Through this singer/songwriter label and using his recent video as a reference, I will delve into how his music is created in the solo form, as-well-as the eureka moment he had that all musicians contentiously crave...
Article By Avi Werde Photos by Schneur Menaker Photography
It is increasingly difficult to define art in its most popular painting form, so you'll understand that it's no easy feat gaining the painter's perspective. Fortunate for me however, I have been getting an insiders comprehension from our resident painter at Mister Rogers, and it's refreshing to say the least. For Meirav Gebler, a water color painter, her approach comes in the form of exposing the abstract from the conventional....
Article by Avi Werde Photos by Ruvi Leider Photography