FILM -screened throughout the evening
The Vintage Films of John L. and Alois J. Morkovsky:
A screening of raw, unedited 8mm films collected by Bishop John L. Morkovsky and his brother Alois J. Morkovsky, both of whom were world travelers and ministers of the Catholic Church. The footage spans much of their adult lives from the 1930’s to the 1970’s and includes religious ceremonies, international travels, and home movies. The footage was recently digitized by TAMI (Texas Archive of the Moving Image).
9:30pm TEAADORA NIKOLOVA
“dark, bilingual singer-songwriter who performs what could be best described as lo-fi acoustic folk coupled with minimalist compositions and performance art.” ~ The Tallahasse Democrat
8:45pm TWIGS & YARN
is an ambient, mixed-media folk duo based in Austin. Their music ranges from largely improvisational to meticulously arranged. Small children’s toys, found-sounds, photographs, clinking cans, guitars, shakers, bath water, and a variety of other homemade items and electronics comprise their subtle textured music. twigs & yarn is Stephen Orsak and Lauren McMurray.
is an exercise in ongoing process: source material is recorded, edited, sequenced, randomized, rendered and re-contextualized. The pieces are variations of themes – a conversation between a machine process and the malleability of human inclination: a meme in the rhythm machine.