Lampo has received a grant from the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation that will make it possible to bring writer Nora Khan to Chicago. On December 1 she joins artist Steven Warwick to present Fear Indexing the X-Files, in a lecture and performance reading at the Lampo Annex. Khan and Warwick analyze key episodes of the television … Continued
Spanish artist Francisco López performs a multi-layered live sound projection, Untitled 0304, a new work that shifts from the limits of perception to extremes of sonic power. His process begins with environmental recordings collected in jungles and sub-tropical forests. But López modifies these source materials until they’re abstract and unrecognizable. He’s more interested in musical purism rather than any visual, representational or semantic elements.
During the concert the room will be darkened. López performs from inside a tent, while the audience is blindfolded. So, relax, bring an ugly date.
One of the leading figures of the international experimental underground, Francisco López (b.1964, Madrid, Spain) has realized concerts and sound installations all over the world. He made his Chicago debut at Lampo in September 2000.