Pin It

Thursday, April 8, 2010

AUX Fest returns to downtown Athens this Saturday

aux4poster

AUX Fest, an experimental arts festival held at several venues in downtown Athens, Ga., returns this Sat., April 10 for its fourth annual event. AUX4, as it's been dubbed, will feature musical performances from over 20 artists, art installations, a bevy of video screenings and more.

AUX has done much to further the art/experimental scene in Athens. Back in October, the group brought krautrock legends Faust to town for a 40 Watt performance and musical workshop.

As an attendee of previous AUX gatherings, I can say that the festival is well worth the measly $5 pass, which gets you access to all the goings-on. This year's musical lineup looks to be a doozy, with Chicago weirdos/ex-Need New Body folks Michael Columbia and Brooklyn guitar/viola duo Mary Halvorson & Jessica Pavone effectively headlining the festivities.

Click through for the full AUX4 lineup:

AUX 4

Experimental Arts Festival

Saturday, April 10, 2010

3 PM - 2 AM

Ciné and Little Kings, downtown Athens, Georgia, USA

$5 tickets

www.auxfestival.com

AUX is an event and publication series devoted to experimental art in all forms. On April 10, 2010 AUX will host its fourth annual festival featuring performances, visual art and sound installations, video screenings, and artists’ market. The daylong event takes place in two venues in downtown Athens and attracts nearly five hundred spectators.

Special guests:

Michael Columbia (Chicago/Cincinnati)

and

Mary Halvorson and Jessica Pavone (NYC)

Performances:

3:00 Jeff Fallis (Little Kings)

3:30 Nutritional Peace (Cine)

4:00 Rah as Tempel (Little Kings)

4:30 The Visitors/Pocket Full of Claptonite (Cine)

5:00 Magic Tape Research (Little Kings)

5:15 John Fernandes (Little Kings)

5:30 Denise Posnak, Laura Hoffman, Amanda Martin (Cine)

6:00 The Visitations (Little Kings)

6:30 Steven Trimmer (Cine)

6:45 Hannah Jones (Cine)

7:00 MANS TRASH (Little Kings)

7:30 Aman Amun (Cine)

8:00 Dream Scene (Little Kings)

8:30 Case Quarter (Cine)

9:00 Geisterkatzen (Little Kings)

9:30 The Untanglers (Cine)

10:00 Flash Card Orchestra! (Little Kings)

10:30 The Odd Trio (Little Kings)

11:00 Video Program (Cine)

11:30 Brave New Citizen (Little Kings)

12:00 Mary Halvorson and Jessica Pavone (Cine)

1:00 Michael Columbia (Little Kings)

Installations:

Eye Gate

Dan Hole Pond

Justin Roberts

Video screenings:

25 minute program repeating at

3, 4:30, 9:30, and 11 in Ciné 2

Elliott Earls

Ashley Ohman

Joleen Toner

Chris Cogan

Eddie Whelan

Ash Sechler

Carlos Casas

Ries Straver

John Crowe

Seth Nicholas Stephens

Artist's Market:

Gypsies Tramps & Thieves

Old Cat Died

Cathy Dailey

Cameoko

Christy Wooke

Beca Designs

Bacon Neckwear

Laurel Hill

Sponsors:

Little Kings

Ciné

Nuçi's Space

Flagpole

Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE)

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in Crib Notes

09/11/2014

Search Events

Search Crib Notes

Recent Comments

  • Re: 9 shows to hit up this weekend — Sept. 12-14

    • Also the Black Madonna - a resident and talent buyer for Chicago's Smart Bar -…

    • on September 12, 2014
  • Re: Win tickets to ONE Musicfest

    • Awww man no more contests for tickets?

    • on September 12, 2014
  • Re: One MusicFest goes big

    • Sounds like he's going to eventually make the "black" Bonnaroo soon enough. Just keep the…

    • on September 10, 2014
  • Re: Meltasia Recap: Day Two

    • It's very easy to insult people's work anonymously. Not to mention, respectable. May I ask…

    • on September 10, 2014
  • Re: Win tickets to ONE Musicfest

    • That is correct! Please send your name and contact info to chad.radford@creativeloafing.com and we'll get…

    • on September 8, 2014
  • Re: Win tickets to ONE Musicfest

    • He paid homage to the 1982 movie "Wild Style

    • on September 8, 2014
  • More »
’Atlanta

© 2014 Creative Loafing Atlanta
Powered by Foundation