November meeting, Deborah Stratman’s “Sonic Warfare”

Deborah Stratman's sound installation in the Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage
Deborah Stratman's sound installation, Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage

Mark your calenders for this month’s Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology and World Listening Project meeting featuring a special presentation by Deborah Stratman

Time/Date: 1:00—3:30 pm Sunday, November 21
Location: Enemy, 1550 N. Milwaukee Ave., 3rd floor, Chicago, IL 60622
Attendance is free and open to the public

Deborah is a Chicago-based artist, filmmaker, Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois Chicago, and member of the MSAE. Her recent installation, Tactical Uses of a Belief in the Unseen “…draws upon the ecological effects of vibration and the history of sonic warfare.” Deborah’s work has been exhibited in the Whitney Biennial, MoMA, the Pompidou, Hammer Museum and many international film festivals. She also is the recipient of Fulbright and Guggenheim fellowships.

Deborah’s presentation will begin at 1:00 pm and lasts approximately one hour. At its conclusion we will enjoy a break to socialize, followed by a meeting to address current and future activities of and by the WLP and Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology. Please bring a friend!

Related links:
Chicago Reader review of “Tactical Uses…” by Peter Margasak / critics picks
College of DuPage, Gahlberg Gallery catalog download (.pdf file)
World Listening Project