BB-INN

As some of you have certainly heard: The BB-INN (baltimore at buffalo) x-change is coming to town!

B Be In (aka BB-INN) is an experimental intercity artist exchange program. First start – Baltimore @ Buffalo!
2 days and 2 nights of music, meals, coffee, videos, presents, bike rides, performances, dancing, presentations, talking, hospitality, and community.

For sure!! Come and exchange (share) your own work via dvd, cd, vhs — etc. etc. please do!!! This is about building a network between “2nd” cities and media makers.

ALL THE EVENTS ARE FREE ALL THE EVENTS ARE FREE ALL THE EVENTS ARE FREE
(though donations are certainly accepted)

This schedule is likely to alter slightly but will look like this:

Thursday April 16:
Media Art and the Gallery World 5-7PM, Room 286 Center for the Arts. Surprise Baltimore film screening and project presentation.
7-? PM “infrastructure mobility”: bring equipment, tables. bikes, drums to Sugar City: http://rearingyourtween.com/sug/?page_id=2

Friday April 17:
Baltimore people get into rental cars and leave town by 10:00 AM to arrive by 6PM with bathroom breaks. go!
6PM Arrive at Sugar City
8PM – 11PM Performances at Sugar City with a get-together afterwords
aghost (b’more)
Whispers for Wolves (b’more – might move to sat show at soundlab)
Aimee Buyea (a graduate of DMS! — b-lo (video)
Al Larsen (b-lo)
Sullivan Sheehan (b-lo) on call and response robots
Rainbow Wreaths (b’more)
Mark Brown videos (b’more)
John the Gentleman (b-lo)
Wendy Carlos Williams (b-lo)
Zev (b-lo)

Saturday April 18
12PM – 2PM Bagels at Sugar City
+ freeform town exploration via bike, thrifting, etc.
[insert your cool idea for things to show our visitors from baltimore]
-pat cane of b-lo gives tour of garden

Microcosm press workshops and stuff at Sugar City. http://microcosmpublishing.com/ and http://quimbys.com/blog/store-events/microcosm-skill-shares-tour/

5PM Coffee/Snacks and “Over, Up, Down, or Through?” A Baltimore/Buffalo roundtable talk with Al Larsen.

8:30PM Load in at Soundlab for show (all performers should set-up as much as they can)
9:30PM Soundlab:
Blackmoth videos
Russell Pascatore (reading) ~9:45
Blue Leader (video/perf) ~10:00
Jack Topht & the Vegetables (music) ~10:15
Dream Neighbor ~10:35
Fashion Expo 1990 ~11:05
Cex (?) or Whispers for Wolves ~11:35
Bev Beverly ~12:05
Tony Conrad (perhaps earlier in lineup) ~12:35

Sunday April 19:
12:01PM-
Presentations:
Susie Huftless on causal relationships + how we are all going to die
Kyle Butler (b-lo) (video)
Kari Altmann (b’more)
Hermonie with videos (b’more)
Pat Caine (b-lo) + Nettles (handmade instruments)

—gift exchange between b-lo and b’more folks—BRING SOMETHING TO SHARE!!!

5-6PM everyone goes home dreaming and planning the next gift-x-change.

keep bb-inn!

This project was made possible by the SUNY Buffalo Graduate Student Association and the DMS GSA.  Special thanks to Buffalo Blue Bicycle, Sugar City, and Soundlab.