February 2024 News

2024 New Works Artist Residencies Harvestworks is pleased to announce our 2024 New Works residents! The following artists have been commissioned to create a new work in the Harvestworks TEAM (Technology, Engineering, Art and Music) Lab: Amina Ross, Alice Shields, Bill Fontana, Ellen Pearlman, Katherine Young, Jillian McDonald, Lucie Vítková, Pat Badani, Senem Pirler, Adrienne Westwood, and Zeena Parkins. To learn… Continue reading

2024 Sponsored Projects

Commissioned Works/Special Projects is our program offering financial and administrative assistance to individual artists. We act as a fiscal agent for those artists applying for grants from federal and state programs and private foundations. Through this program we help develop collaborative projects between artists and assist with the presentation of… Continue reading

[Feb 3] Color, Light, Motion Episode 22 with Ivana Dama: From Zero to Infinity: Otto Piene, Zero Group, and Their Legacy on Today’s Art

With featured artist Ivana Dama, a multi-media artist whose work explores the connection between sound, memory, and experience via audiovisual installation, robotics, music performance, and more. February 3rd, 2024 at 10:00am PST // 1:00pm EST ONLINE: Register Here COLOR, LIGHT, MOTION is an online series featuring media artists, scholars and educators in… Continue reading

2024 New Works Artist Residencies

The Harvestworks New Works is pleased to announce our 2024 recipients. The recipients are commissioned to create a new work in the Harvestworks TEAM (Technology, Engineering, Art and Music) Lab. The applications were reviewed by Seth Cluett, Composer, Director of the Computer Music Center and Assistant Director of the Sound… Continue reading

[Jan 27, Feb 3, & Feb 10] TIP Master Class #2 with Bob Bellerue: Experimental Sound Practices

In this workshop, we will talk through various approaches to making a “signal chain” from ideas to audiences to archives.  Starting from an up-close demonstration of Bob’s setup for performances, we will discuss his approach to multidimensional sound using his core working tools of the matrix mixer, microphones / contact… Continue reading

Technology Immersion Program 2024

Harvestworks is pleased to announce the 2024 Technology Immersion Program (TIP) for these Artists who have a passion for learning the tools of digital media but do not have the research, training and  equipment necessary to produce artworks in this medium.  Artist were selected by Carol Parkinson, Executive Director, Harvestworks and Heidi… Continue reading

[June 30 – Aug 20] Spindrifter by Bob Bielecki and David Behrman

A collaborative installation by Bob Bielecki and David Behrman created for Harvestworks’ summer venue on Governors Island. This site-specific work brings together the composer and pioneer of new music David Behrman and the creative sound technologist and inventor Bob Bielecki. June 30 – Aug 20, 2023 Open to the Public… Continue reading

[Aug 19] Women’s Labor: Rheostat Rotary Rack OUTDOORS

Rheostat Rotary Rack is the second instrument of Women’s Labor, a feminist-activist project that repurposes domestic tools to become new musical instruments, to interrogate gender inequality in housework division. Itis based on a mid-20th century umbrella-style rotary dryer embedded with a rotary encoder and potentiometers, performed by hanging clothing on… Continue reading