Friday
September 19, 2014
Friday, September 19 | 7:30PM

Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand | Lucky Dragons

In 10,000 Peacock Feathers in Foaming Acid, Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand use laser light to scan the surfaces of nucleating and dissipating...
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Saturday
September 20, 2014
Saturday, September 20 | 11:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Saturday, September 20 | 7:30PM

Taking Flight: Music Inspired by Flight

Pasadena Master Chorale
One of humankind's oldest and most enduring dreams is to fly, and flight is a metaphor for transformation. This choral...
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Saturday, September 20 | 7:30PM

William Basinski and Richard Chartier | Yann Novak | Steve Roden

With Solunaris, sonic pilots William Basinski and Richard Chartier navigate the Sphaerae across the breathtaking expanses of the Sun and Moon, hovering side by side....
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Sunday
September 21, 2014
Sunday, September 21 | 2:00PM

Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand

Quantum Sensitivity
Join Dmitry Gelfand and Evelina Domnitch for a talk on their immersive works that engage with the present and ideas...
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Sunday, September 21 | 4:00PM

Taking Flight: Music Inspired by Flight

Pasadena Master Chorale
One of humankind's oldest and most enduring dreams is to fly, and flight is a metaphor for transformation. This choral...
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Sunday, September 21 | 4:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
Using correspondence examples from The Gamble House inhabitants, participants will learn letter writing techniques through both the form (script, paper, envelopes) and content of period specific letter writing.
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Sunday, September 21 | 6:00PM

KPCC Planetary Radio Live: MAVEN orbiter meets the Mars atmosphere

89.3 KPCC
AxS Festival is very excited to welcome new presenting partner 89.3 KPCC, who for AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY will...
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Sunday, September 21 | 7:30PM

Intimatchine | Christopher O’Leary: Xerodrome

Both scholars in separate performance fields, Intimatchine derive from cardinal and mutable differences. Inspired by the break up of Los...
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Monday
September 22, 2014
No event today - See Exhibitions.
Tuesday
September 23, 2014
Tuesday, September 23 | 10:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops/ Tours
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Tuesday, September 23 | 7:00PM

KPCC Community Cinema: ‘MAKERS: Women in space’

89.3 KPCC
AxS Festival is very excited to welcome new presenting partner 89.3 KPCC, who for AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY will...
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Wednesday
September 24, 2014
Wednesday, September 24 | 10:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Wednesday, September 24 | 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Francisco López

Hyper-Rainforest
Francisco López is internationally recognized as one of the major figures of the sound art and experimental music scene. For more...
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Wednesday, September 24 | 7:00PM

David O’Brien: Universal Friend

"The theory goes that a composite of many faces will make the most attractive face. I originally set out to...
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Thursday
September 25, 2014
Thursday, September 25 | 12:00PM - 4:00PM

Francisco López

Hyper-Rainforest
Francisco López is internationally recognized as one of the major figures of the sound art and experimental music scene. For more...
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Thursday, September 25 | 7:30PM

Synergetica Screening | France Jobin + Fabio Perletta with xx+xy visuals | Mattia Casalegno

Curated by Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand, the ArtScience Interfaculty and Synergetica Lab present a series of multi-sensory performances and...
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Friday
September 26, 2014
Friday, September 26 | 12:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Friday, September 26 | 7:30PM

William Basinski and James Elaine | Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand | Eric Parren

Join us for a special performance by acclaimed composer William Basinski and artist James Elaine. Basinski will performing Cascade, a...
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Saturday
September 27, 2014
Saturday, September 27 | 12:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to The Gamble House: Open House

Mark Allen | Curator
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Saturday, September 27 | 2:00PM

Theun Karelse

Mapping the Edible Landscape| Artist Talk
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY is proud to welcome artist/researcher Theun Karelse to SPHAERAE, with a talk entitled Mapping the Edible Landscape. Capacity...
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Saturday, September 27 | 3:00PM

Cocky Eek

A History of Inflatables
Cocky Eek A History of Inflatables Capacity is limited. Seats are offered on a first come, first served basis. Sphæræ is...
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Saturday, September 27 | 7:30PM

Jeff Cain: Skyglow | Ezekiel Honig | Mike Harding

Capacity is limited. We are offering limited priority seating, please RSVP to reserve guaranteed admission. Limit 2 per person. The remaining seats...
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Sunday
September 28, 2014
Sunday, September 28 | 11:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Sunday, September 28 | 12:00PM

Julie Tolentino

Shatter + Center
Julie Tolentino: Shatter + Center Shatter + Center is a collection of untethered yet hive-minded provocateurs in noise, movement, performance...
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Sunday, September 28 | 3:00PM

Marko Peljhan

Arctic Lab | Artist Talk
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY is proud to welcome renowned artist/scientist Marko Peljhan to SPHAERAE, with a talk about his work in the Arctic Lab.
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Sunday, September 28 | 7:30PM

OFFING | Virons

Capacity is limited. We are offering limited priority seating, please RSVP to reserve guaranteed admission. Limit 2 per person. The...
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Monday
September 29, 2014
Monday, September 29 | 12:00PM - 4:00PM

Francisco López

Hyper-Rainforest
Francisco López is internationally recognized as one of the major figures of the sound art and experimental music scene. For more...
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Monday, September 29 | 7:00PM

An Evening of Pasadena-Inspired Astronomy and Music

Carnegie Observatories | Pasadena Conservatory of Music
An Evening of Pasadena-Inspired Astronomy and Music represents a first-ever programmatic partnership between the Carnegie Observatories and the Pasadena Conservatory of...
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Monday, September 29 | 7:00PM

COPENHAGEN

Michael Frayn | A Noise Within
A Noise Within presents a staged reading of Michael Frayn's Tony-award-winning play COPENHAGEN — which "soars at the intersection of art and...
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Monday, September 29 | 8:00PM

Bach the Creator

MUSE/IQUE | Rachael Worby
MUSE/IQUE presents Bach the Creator, a very special evening featuring polymath Julia Greer, Caltech physicist and pianist, as she recreates an atmosphere...
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Tuesday
September 30, 2014
Tuesday, September 30 | 10:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Wednesday
October 1, 2014
Wednesday, October 1 | 10:00AM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Wednesday, October 1 | 7:30PM

Connie Samaras and Soo Kim

Armory Center for the Arts | Big City Forum
In conjunction with AxS Festival 2014 | Curiosity, Big City Forum will host a conversation with artists Connie Samaras and...
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Thursday
October 2, 2014
Thursday, October 2 | 7:30PM

Properties of Silence

The Pasadena Playhouse | About... Productions
The Carrie Hamilton Theater at The Pasadena Playhouse welcomes the reading of About...Productions' original theaterwork Properties of Silence — written by Theresa...
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Thursday, October 2 | 7:30PM

Richard Chartier | Steve Roden | Yann Novak | Lucky Dragons

"Listening to Richard Chartier’s work is like sitting in a room at dusk while the light fades. As colours and...
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Thursday, October 2 | 8:00PM

Alice Through the Wormhole: A Caltech Original

Theater Arts Caltech
Alice is bored. She’s a new grad genius in spintronics and marionetting on a tour of Telcach, and it’s all...
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Thursday, October 2 | 8:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to The Gamble House: Open House

Mark Allen | Curator
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Friday
October 3, 2014
Friday, October 3 | 7:00PM

Sol Path

Bruno Louchouarn | L’Atelier Arts
Sol Path is an immersive music and media work by composer/cognitive scientist Bruno Louchouarn, commissioned for the AxS 2014 | SPHAERAE temporary pavilion. Inspired by...
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Friday, October 3 | 7:05PM

REALSPACE Opening Night

Art Center College of Design | Stephen Nowlin
Join the Williamson Gallery at the Art Center College of Design for the opening night celebration of REALSPACE, an exhibition...
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Friday, October 3 | 8:00PM

Alice Through the Wormhole: A Caltech Original

Theater Arts Caltech
Alice is bored. She’s a new grad genius in spintronics and marionetting on a tour of Telcach, and it’s all...
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Friday, October 3 | 8:00PM - 10:00PM

Francisco López

Hyper-Rainforest
Francisco López is internationally recognized as one of the major figures of the sound art and experimental music scene. For more...
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Saturday
October 4, 2014
Saturday, October 4 | 2:00PM

KPCC NEXT: The Creative Curiosity of the Scientist–Artist

89.3 KPCC
AxS Festival is very excited to welcome new presenting partner 89.3 KPCC, who for AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY will...
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Saturday, October 4 | 2:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House

Workshops
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Saturday, October 4 | 7:30PM

Edges: Carole Kim | Makoto Taiko

USC Pacific Asia Museum
For this year's AxS Festival, USC Pacific Asia Museum presents the premiere of EDGES, a new collaboration with media artist...
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Saturday, October 4 | 7:30PM

Sol Path + Synergetica Screening

Bruno Louchouarn | L’Atelier Arts | Synergetica Lab
Sol Path is an immersive music and media work by composer/cognitive scientist Bruno Louchouarn, commissioned for the AxS 2014 | SPHAERAE temporary pavilion. Inspired by...
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Sunday
October 5, 2014
Sunday, October 5 | 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Francisco López

Hyper-Rainforest
Francisco López is internationally recognized as one of the major figures of the sound art and experimental music scene. For more...
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Sunday, October 5 | 12:00PM

The Machine Project Field Guide to The Gamble House: Family Day

Mark Allen | Curator
AxS Festival 2014 | CURIOSITY has commissioned the fascinating LA-based arts collective Machine Project to re-imagine a quintessential Pasadena landmark — the Greene and Greene...
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Sunday, October 5 | 4:00PM

Curiouser and Curiouser

Stephen Grimm | Pasadena Pro Musica
As Socrates declared centuries ago, "The unexamined life is not worth living." From the moment we as babies reached for...
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Sunday, October 5 | 7:30PM

Edges: Carole Kim | Makoto Taiko

USC Pacific Asia Museum
For this year's AxS Festival, USC Pacific Asia Museum presents the premiere of EDGES, a new collaboration with media artist Carole...
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