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Event Thu Jan 19 2012

Lightness & Darkness Wants to be Your Friend

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Brand-spankin' new multimedia book project Lightness & Darkness will throw its release party and first performance on January 28 at Happy Dog Gallery (1542 N. Milwaukee), a Wicker Park apartment gallery and alternative art space.

The L & D release features musical performances by three-piece punk ensemble Wishgift, electro-rockers She Speaks in Tongues, a solo set with AJ Cesena
(Videotape, Violet Mice), and Lightness & Darkness' brand new sonic-literary collaboration with members of Lady Rollins, The Speers. The show also includes brand new experimental readings, film screenings and collaborative pieces from L & D's contributors and friends.

The show marks the formal release of Lightness & Darkness, created by writer/self publisher/artists Taleen Kalenderian (DUM DUM Zine, Talzine) and Nicki Yowell ('Za the Pizza Zine, Flush). L & D is a print experiment in dualities and overlapping art mediums: prose, poetry, illustration, design, film and music.

For more information about Lightness & Darkness, and/or to support them on Kickstarter (just nine days left to pledge!) click here. For more information about the release event, visit the FB event page.

 
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