Friday, August 24, 7pm
Chicago Cultural Center, Cassidy Theater
78 E. Washington Street
Hear Brooklyn-based musician Mark DeNardo (of the Gamma Bros) perform music on laptop, Game Boy and guitar accompanied by pixilated images provided by fellow Gamma Bros visual artist Pixeljam. Noted local electronic music performers, Liz Revision and Emulsion (of Ramp Chicago), DJ and play live throughout the evening. Full-screen imagery of video games and game culture provided by visual artists Baseshot Scenario and 3pHaze.
The ongoing Ohm Multimedia Series incorporates new media in electronic music, performance and visual art. Ohm invites professionals from the art and music scenes, including DJs and visual artists, to create live multimedia artworks in front of an audience.
This special four-part Ohm Multimedia Series is part of Art of Play, the citywide summer celebration of toys, games and the spirit of play through September 30.
For information about other Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs events, visit the Department of Cultural Affairs website.