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Art Hunt @ Latitude Festival – UFO: Rendlesham Incident

by Tom on Jul.08, 2010, under Events, performance art

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We can now announce the stellar collection of artists we’ve invited to produce collectable pieces of art for Noise of Art’s return to Latitude Festival next weekend.

The party starts at 12 midnight at the Film and music tent with Severino and Ben Osborne (resident DJs at Horse Meat Disco and Slipped Disco respectively), My Toys Like Me and The 9000 combining to create the music, while The Immaculate Extremists, Overlap, Your Mum and Prick Image crate the visuals and costumed performance.

There will be unique artifacts for you to find and keep created by local and international artists including: Gavin Turk, Stella Vine, Russell Herron, Gareth Bayliss, Schwange, Paul Kindersley, Edwina McEachran, Gemma Land, Andrew Hatfield, Matt Gee, Monique Jivram, Reeka Kapoor, Claudia Forsbrey, Francesca Denega and Corinna Spencer.

Stella Vine, pic by Venetia Dearden

Stella Vine, pic by Venetia Dearden

The Art Hunt forms a key part of Noise of Art’s immersive club show UFO: Rendlesham Incident, with a club show on the opening Friday night of Latitude (July 16th) and events throughout the weekend.

The theme of these events is inspired by a real incident that occurred in a Suffolk forest in the winter of 1980. Thirty years ago a hapless alien cruise ship landed in Rendlesham Forest next to a US Air Force Base. This was a mistake. The accidental tourist ship was supposed to be landing on the Mountain of Embarrassing Dreams. But the captain, having un-opposable hoofs, entered the wrong data into the ship’s sat nav, so they landed near Woodbridge instead.

During the kerfuffle of getting away from the naturally curious US Air Force, priceless artifacts belonging to the alien tourists were scattered across the forests, towns and fields of East Anglia. Lying lost for 30 years (or a long weekend in alien time), the aliens have now returned to find the lost treasures.

The Rendelsham Forest incident was reported to the MOD by Lt. Cl. Charles l Holt, the deputy commander of the US Air Force base.

Full details of the events are available through Noise of Art’s Daily Newspaper, distributed free at the UFO Disco and on the festival site. The Art Hunt is curated by Suffolk born artist, Mark Scott-Wood.

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Noise of Art brings new UFO show to Latitude Festival

by Tom on Jun.25, 2010, under music, performance art

Inspired by the 30th Anniversary of the UK’s most famous UFO incident at RAF Woodbridge, Suffolk in 1980, we’ve joined forces with Town Hall Galleries, Ipswich, to launch a spectacular immersive club event at Latitude on Friday 16 July.

Noise of Art’s new show, UFO: Rendlesham Incident, has a peak-time slot from midnight – 3am, where we’ll be bring some of London’s finest club acts and DJs to the festival’s Music and Film Arena on its opening night.

Expect a 360-degree performance of cosmic disco, surround visuals, space freaks and interactive performers. A one-off live cosmic super-group featuring My Toys Like Me, The 9000, We Are KAN’T and critically acclaimed DJs Severino and Ben Osborne will all be providing the interstellar soundtrack.

The event will be followed by an Alien Art Hunt at Latitude Festival on the Saturday and Sunday, featuring real artworks for finders to take home. Look out for details of the high profile and up and coming artists involved, and where the hunts will be. If in doubt, ask an alien.

More info to follow here on noiseofart.org soon…

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Friday 26 February

by noise of art on Feb.08, 2010, under Events

Justine Robertson, Milo Smee (Chrome Hoof), KAN'T, My Toys Like Me, Ben Osborne, Horton Jupiter, DJ Sculpture, Overlap and more

Justin Robertson, Milo Smee (Chrome Hoof), KAN'T, My Toys Like Me, Ben Osborne, Horton Jupiter, DJ Sculpture, Overlap and more

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Dance of The Vampire at The Playground Vs Noise of Art

by noise of art on Sep.17, 2009, under Events

Ben Osborne DJ set at Dance of the Vampires
Noise of Art is bringing its acclaimed cross platform art club show to the East End and will be joining our good friends at The Playground on 31st October for this year’s Halloween bash.

The Playground Vs. Noise of Art
Halloween, Saturday 31st October
Time: 4pm – 4am
£8 adv £10 door
93 Feet East
150 Brick Lane London E1 6QL
Noise of Art’s “Dance of the Vampire” with a live collaboration between members of They Came From The Stars and I Saw Them, Les Hommes Du Train, Ben Osborne -DJ set, plus costumes, visuals and performance art by Immaculate Extremists, Overlap, Your Mum, MOTH. In The Playgroundlive sets from Man Like Me, My Tiger My Timing, My Toys Like Me, Trash Fashion, The Midi Midis, Glitches, The Teeth, Kindle, Gene Serene Plus DJs and burlesque DARKORSE-DJ set, Rack ‘n’ Ruin – DJ Set, Afro Punk-DJ set Slinky Sparkle, Chris Columbine, Little Bo Freak and Lydia Darling – Burlesque.

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