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Ben Patterson FLUX/us in Houston

In Houston, TX in the Brown Gallery of the Contemporary Arts Museum has something FABULOUS Ben Patterson’s FLUX/us exhibition Let me repeat that The Contemporary Art Museum [Houston TX] just opened a fantastic exhibition by Fluxus artist/composer Ben Patterson. Information about the Exhibit available by clicking here. Biographical information on Wikipedia click here. You can hear some of his compositions on UbuWeb here. Life is sweet when FluXus offers such delights. A really interesting brief biography of Patterson is available […]

The Eve of Fluxus

At THE EMILY HARVEY FOUNDATION (New York) September 17, 2010 6:30 to 9:30PM Announcing a Book Launch for The Eve of Fluxus: A Fluxmemoir by Billie Maciunas Visit The Eve of Fluxus online and order your book now. The Eve of Fluxus: A Fluxmemoir Arbiter Press, Winter Park, Florida, 2010 The Eve of Fluxus: A Fluxmemoir reflects Billie Maciunas’ unique experience as researcher, poet, and witness through her marriage to George Maciunas to some of the most interesting art of […]

A poem as “liquid fluxus”

I recently discovered, via a Facebook friend, UbuWeb.com and Henri Chopin’s poetry. This discussion, quoted from ubuweb, just thrills me.  You can listen to Chopin by clicking here. go ahead, do it… listen to a Cantata for Two Farts The poem is a liquid fluxus, a microscopic biological reality, rise and decadence of cellular structures, a pulp, a <<voice from the whole body transformed into audible space>>, as Zumthor noted; all this at once with excursions in the third dimension […]

Critical Mass edited by Geoffrey Hendricks

It’s here! It’s here! Thanks be to Amazon, all glory to internet commerce, hail Ceasar! And now my day’s plans change for the better. I shall immerse myself in Fluxus. Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972. Give me a little while and then More Will Be Revealed. 12 Angry Men movie reviews King of Paper Chasin movie review Brazil movie dvd canlan ice sports etobicoke map side effects celexa interactions remeron usa inderal interactions drugs Buy Without Prescription […]

Fluxus Discussed Again

Poo help me but it truly invigorates me to discuss Fluxus. I waited months for a FB conversation to come around involving more than how absolutely marvelous life is, how great my grandballoons are (truly they are) and “like” buttons creating a non-conversation of approval. Not knocking the FB experience… ya’ll. Just saying, I wanted more. The days of .alt discussions seemed to wax and wane like the moon and the tides. My ephemeral character lost its glow. The cat […]

Fluxus Historical Debates

“About My Mama Dying and All…” That was the title of a short story I wrote, years ago. The first of it went like this: I knew I’d best get in the mail before I got dressed for Mama’s funeral. Sand burrs and beggar lice spank my Converse hightops as I wade through knee-high ditch weeds to get to Mama’s mailbox. They’re clinging to my legs like my lonely cousin Richie used to do when I had to go home. […]