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Poetry with Surveyor Guest Curator and Poet Michael Basinski

Friday, March 4, 2011, 7 pm

Michael Basinski (American, born 1950). Spoken Landscape: A (The Text Departs the Temptation), 2010. Colored pens, markers, and found image shards on mat board, 16 X 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm). Collection of the artist.

FREE
Auditorium

Sound Poems, Improvisational voice, and Fluxus performance with the Folks: Paige Milen, Michael Koh, Don Metz, Patrick Reidy, and Michael Basinski. Participants will perform works by Nam June Paik, Basinski, and others. Basinski's work and his curated selections from the Gallery’s Collection are on view in the special exhibition Surveyor. Basinski is the Curator of the Poetry Collection of the University Libraries, University at Buffalo.

Part of M&T FIRST FRIDAYS @ THE GALLERY

On the First Friday of every month—from 10 am to 10 pm—admission to the Gallery's Collection, and to most events and performances, is free for everyone. See full schedule for Friday, March 4, 2011