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Messagio Galore XI at the Niagara Artists Centre

Snapshots give a mute version of the performances.



The audience broke out into spontaneous applause during a couple times in the evening.


Ending with Glass on the Beach.

A rare and very special evening of sound poetry, featuring the work of Antonin Artaud, Richard Beland, bill bissett, I.K.Bonset, jwcurry, Fortunato Depero, Paul Haines, Raoul Hausmann, dom sylvester houédard, Ernst Jandl, Alastair Larwill, d.a.levy, Steve McCaffery, Christian Morgenstern, bpNichol, Mike Patton, Kurt Schwitters, August Stramm, Richard Truhlar, David UU, Frank Zappa as performed by the band known as Quatuor Gualuor — jwcurry, Alastair Larwill, Georgia Mathewson & Brian Pirie.

The evening will also represent the opening of jwcurry’s UNWANTEDs: a collection of postings in the Dennis Tourbin Members Gallery.

NAC, St. Cats

The jwcurry and Tourbin will continue on for a couple weeks. The sound travels to the Common Ground Art Gallery of Windsor Ontario tonight, 3277 Sandwich St.

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